Author: Alex Housley

Open Sourcing a Predictive API

On 6–7th August, Sydney will host the 2nd international conference for Predictive APIs and Apps. PAPIs will bring together machine learning practitioners from industry, government and academia to present new developments, identify new needs and trends, and discuss the challenges of building real-world predictive applications. I look forward to discussing the lessons learned from the…

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Machine Intelligence 2015 hosted by Playfair Capital at Bloomberg

London has certainly become an artificial intelligence centre of excellence, with Google’s acquisition of Deepmind in 2014 and world-class research filtering through from Imperial, UCL, Oxford and Cambridge. At Seldon’s HQ, Warner Yard, we have seen an increase in start-ups with AI at the core of their offering in the last year, particular from the…

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Seldon AMI for Machine Learning on AWS

We are excited by the response to Seldon VM, the virtual machine that we released last month. Based on your feedback have also created an AMI so that you can quickly get started on Amazon Web Services. The Seldon AMI is a self-contained environment with the full Seldon platform pre-configured for you to test with…

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Seldon feature in The Telegraph

We’re excited that the Telegraph ran a story about Seldon today! This is the first mention of Seldon in the national press since we came our of stealth last month. “Other companies only offer black box solutions,” he said. “They hide all the technology that’s happening underneath the surface so you’re forced to keep pushing…

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Seldon pitch at the 10th City Meets Tech @ Level39

Thanks to the organisers of City Meets Tech for selecting Seldon to pitch last week at Level39 in Canary Wharf. It’s a fantastic event that helps to bridge the gap between start-ups and people in the finance world who want to engage with startups in various capacities. Here’s an extract: So why is Seldon different? Billion-dollar…

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Movie recommender demo, documentation and API explorer

In a few days, we will be shipping a virtual machine with Seldon’s infrastructure preconfigured and ready to switch on for testing with your data. Meanwhile here are some recent updates: Technical documentation is now online: http://docs.seldon.io You can explore the various algorithms using a movie recommender demo built from the open MovieLens 10M dataset…

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Seldon open source beta roadmap

We are building Seldon to make life easier for data scientists and developers who want to harness the power of predictive analytics. We bring with us a 3 year heritage of R&D associated with providing content personalisation at scale with some of the world’s leading brands. Seldon is built to give in-house data science teams…

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