Day One in Machine Learning

Guido Salimbeni
Jan 5 · 5 min read

The whole concept of machine learning is figuring out ways in which we can teach a computer to perform a task without needing to provide explicit instructions.

Fig.1 Classify Wine Brand using Machine Learning.

For example, we might want to instruct a machine to recognise the brand of a bottle of wine. The first step would be to enter a wine shop with some lab tools and write down wine characteristics for all the bottles of wine. At the end of this process, we will…