Blog Archive

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Reviews › 5 Significant Object Detection Challenges and Solutions
Object detection problems pose several unique obstacles beyond what is required for image classification. Five such challenges are reviewed in this post along with researchers' efforts to overcome these complications. Read More ›

Data Visualization › Simple Ways to Improve Your Matplotlib
Matplotlib's default properties often yield unappealing plots that can be off-putting to many users. This post offers several simple ways to improve upon these defaults and help spruce up basic Matplotlib visualizations. Read More ›

Analytic Approximations › Solving the Birthday Problem on Mars
The birthday problem is a classic probability question with a surprising result. In this post, we will solve this puzzler and extend the result by considering the answer for every planet in our solar system. Read More ›