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Machine Learning with Swift

By : Jojo Moolayil, Alexander Sosnovshchenko, Oleksandr Baiev
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Machine Learning with Swift

By: Jojo Moolayil, Alexander Sosnovshchenko, Oleksandr Baiev

Overview of this book

Machine learning as a field promises to bring increased intelligence to the software by helping us learn and analyse information efficiently and discover certain patterns that humans cannot. This book will be your guide as you embark on an exciting journey in machine learning using the popular Swift language. We’ll start with machine learning basics in the first part of the book to develop a lasting intuition about fundamental machine learning concepts. We explore various supervised and unsupervised statistical learning techniques and how to implement them in Swift, while the third section walks you through deep learning techniques with the help of typical real-world cases. In the last section, we will dive into some hard core topics such as model compression, GPU acceleration and provide some recommendations to avoid common mistakes during machine learning application development. By the end of the book, you'll be able to develop intelligent applications written in Swift that can learn for themselves.
Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Title Page
Packt Upsell
Contributors
Preface
Index

Contributors

About the author

Alexander Sosnovshchenko has been working as an iOS software engineer since 2012. Later he made his foray into data science, from the first experiments with mobile machine learning in 2014, to complex deep learning solutions for detecting anomalies in video surveillance data. He lives in Lviv, Ukraine, and has a wife and a daughter.

Thanks to Dmitrii Vorona for moral support, invaluable advice, and code reviews; Nikolay Sosnovshchenko and Oksana Matskovich for the help with pictures of creatures and androids; David Kopec and Matthijs Hollemans for their open source projects; Mr. Jojo Moolayil for his efforts and expertise as a contributing author and reviewer; and my family for being supportive and patient.

About the reviewers

Jojo Moolayil is an artificial intelligence, deep learning, and machine learning professional with over 5 years of experience and is the author of Smarter Decisions – The Intersection of Internet of Things and Decision Science. He works with GE and lives in Bengaluru, India. He has also been a technical reviewer about various books in machine learning, deep learning, and business analytics with Apress and Packt. 

I would like to thank my family, friends, and mentors.

 

 

 

 

Cecil Costa, also known as Eduardo Campos in Latin American countries, is a Euro-Brazilian freelance developer who has been learning about computers since he got his first PC in 1990. Learning is his passion, and so is teaching; this is why he works as a trainer. He has organized both on-site and online courses for companies. He is also the author of a few Swift books.

I’d like to thank Maximilian Ambergis for creating the delete key; it has been very useful for me!

 

 

 

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