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Self Esteem Brands Appoints SOCi as New Global Platform of Record for Localized Social Marketing

Parent Company of Anytime Fitness, The Bar Method, Waxing The City, and Basecamp Fitness Taps San Diego-Based Company to Drive Growth on a Local Level
Self Esteem Brands announces it has appointed SOCi, Inc. as its new global platform of record for localized social marketing.

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Kernel Approximations for Efficient SVMs (and other feature extraction methods) [update]

Recently we added another method for kernel approximation, the Nyström method, to scikit-learn, which will be featured in the upcoming 0.13 release.Kernel-approximations were my first somewhat bigger contribution to scikit-learn and I have been thinking about them for a while.To dive into kernel approximations, first recall the kernel-trick.

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Testing Robustness Against Unforeseen Adversaries

We’ve developed a method to assess whether a neural network classifier can reliably defend against adversarial attacks not seen during training. Our method yields a new metric, UAR (Unforeseen Attack Robustness), which evaluates the robustness of a single model against an unanticipated attack, and highlights the need to measure performance across a more diverse range of unforeseen attacks.

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Scale out your Pandas DataFrame operations using Dask

In Pandas, one can easily apply operations on all the data using the apply method. However, this method is quite slow and is not useful when scaling up your methods. Is there a way to speed up these operations? And if so, how? Yes, there is! This blog post will explain how you can use […]
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