Data Analysis

Story Discovery Using K-Means Clustering on News Articles

Now, perhaps more than ever, journalism has become instrumental in allowing us to understand current events. We rely on organizations to bring us the truth about the state of our country and world. However, with the rise of clickbait and fake news in this so-called 'post-truth' era, it's critical that our news diet is accurate and that we are not stuck in a content bubble, only consuming what the algorithms deem will generate the most revenue.

Computer Vision

Training YOLOv2 using Custom Images

Right now, YOLOv2 is the state-of-the-art object detection system. Trained on the VOC and COCO datasets, it processes images in real-time with high accuracy. If you've ever wanted to train YOLOv2 to detect custom objects, this tutorial will walk you through the process from installation to testing.