Using Machine Learning to generate Shakespeare

After this tutorial, you will be able to create text based on previous Shakespeare using AI. Minimal programming/command line knowledge required. A couple of months ago, I released a tutorial explaining the concepts of how Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence work. Since then, I have given a Ted Talk on Artificial Intelligence (will post on this…

What is quantum computing?

It’s hard to visualize, but less than a century ago, computers, with a fraction of the power of your phone, used to look like this: Not only did they take up an entire room, but they were also painfully slow. Back then, it was hard to imagine the future of computing would be sleek laptops,…

Bitcoin and the Blockchain, explained to an 8 year old

If you’ve turned on the TV in the past few months, you’ve certainly heard the terms “Bitcoin” and “Blockchain”. Although these concepts can seem confusing at first, they work very simply and do a great job in combining the field of economics with the field of technology. So let’s dive into what a bitcoin is,…

IOT explained to a fifth grader

You’ve probably heard the term IOT before. It’s been in the news a lot lately and has become a major buzzword for large tech companies. But what is IOT, and why does this matter?   IOT = Internet Of Things Okay, let’s break down the term. Internet = the worldwide connected web. For more about…

What is Github and how does it work?

First though, what is Git? Git is basically a command line (meaning it has no UI, you use it through command prompt/terminal) version control tool. Okay…Well, what’s version control? Well, when you have multiple people working on a project, you need something to track all the changes that you make, in case something goes wrong and…

How to speed up your computer by 300%

“O L D    I S     G O L D” — Don’t buy a new computer just yet. “Hey Ruchir, check out my new laptop! It only cost me my entire retirement fund to buy, but it’s so fast!” “Well, I’ve been using the same early 2011 MacBook Pro for the last six…