What is machine learning?

by Daniel J. Power
Editor, DSSResources.COM

A computing machine learns to make and improve its predictions by performing calculations from data and evaluating its performance automatically to improve its prediction algorithm(s). A common learning algorithm is an artificial neural network (ANN). Other algorithms and techniques include: 1) a Bayesian network, 2) a genetic algorithm (GA), and 3) clustering.


Last update: 2016-12-23 11:21
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