Video: R for AI, and the Not Hotdog workshop

By David Smith

(This article was first published on Revolutions, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)

Earlier this year at the QCon.ai conference, I gave a short presentation, “The Case for R, for AI developers”. I also presented an interactive workshop, using R and the Microsoft Cognitive Services APIs, to automatically generate captions for images, and to create a tool to recognize images of hotdogs. Video from both the presentation, and the workshop (which starts at the 10:00 mark), is now available to view the QCon.ai website.

You can find the slides for the presentation here. The R code for the “Not Hotdog” workshop is available as an Azure Notebook which you can clone and use to follow along with the workshop.

InfoQ: R for AI developers

To leave a comment for the author, please follow the link and comment on their blog: Revolutions.

R-bloggers.com offers daily e-mail updates about R news and tutorials on topics such as: Data science, Big Data, R jobs, visualization (ggplot2, Boxplots, maps, animation), programming (RStudio, Sweave, LaTeX, SQL, Eclipse, git, hadoop, Web Scraping) statistics (regression, PCA, time series, trading) and more…

Source:: R News