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06 Oct 2018

This was an amazing experience, but today I pulled the plug.

Reducing the Validation and Test datasets

20 Oct 2017

Depending on the situation, using smaller Validation and Test datasets can leave more data for training, and reduce time spent computing accuracy, without any impact on determining accuracy.

Goldilocks batch size

01 Oct 2017

Some batch sizes are too big and some are too small. It’s important to find the one that is just right.

He normal makes things worse

01 Oct 2017

Disappointing that a fancy, modern initialization technique not only didn’t help, but made things worse