# Posts tagged as "Algorithms"

## Understanding Boosted Trees Models

**August 31st, 2017**

In the previous post , we learned about tree based learning methods - basics of tree based models and the use of bagging to reduce…

## A Practical Guide to Tree Based Learning Algorithms

**July 22nd, 2017**

Tree based learning algorithms are quite common in data science competitions .
These algorithms empower predictive models with high…

## Support Vector Machines

**November 11th, 2016**

In this post we will explore a class of machine learning methods called
Support Vector
Machines also
known commonly as SVM . Introduction…

## Moore's Law and Algorithms - Case of Fibonacci Numbers

**July 12th, 2015**

The world of computers is moving fast. While going through some
materials on algorithms, I have come across an interesting discussion…

## Two Simple Math Puzzles: Prime Numbers and Shortest Path

**June 21st, 2015**

Here are two math puzzles, solve, comment and enjoy the discussion! Puzzle 1: Prime Numbers Prove that is divisible by 24, where is a…

## Shortest Non-repeating Substring

**January 27th, 2015**

Given an alphanumeric string, find the shortest substring that occurs
exactly once as a (contiguous) substring in it. Overlapping…