Idea: escape local maxima by allowing some bad moves but gradually decrease their size and frequency. This is similar to gradient descent. Idea comes from making glass where you start very hot and then slowly cool down the temperature.
Idea: keep k states instead of 1; choose top k of their successors.
CSCI-331 Intro to Artificial Intelligence exam 1 review.
Acting rational is doing the right thing given what you know.
A few weeks ago at RITlug I gave a talk teaching people about how to use SSH. After a quick presentation going over the basics of SSH there was a CTF-esk challenge. We had a great turnout and engagement during this meeting so I look forward to making more interactive workshops like this in the future.
Health trackers are the current craze. After I bought a Fitbit, I wanted to determine what exactly could I do with my Fitbit data. Can we learn something from this data that we did not know before? Most people don’t need a watch to tell them that they walked a lot today or that they got a ton of sleep. We typically have a pretty good gauge of our basic physical health. I am interested in figuring out how we can use data science to look at our health over a longer period of time and learn something.
Lets first look at a few things that people typically use Fitbit data for before we jump into the weeds.