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Sep 11 2017   5:20PM GMT

Bayesian statistics

Kaitlin Herbert Kaitlin Herbert Profile: Kaitlin Herbert

Cognitive computing
Machine learning
predictive modeling

Bayesian statistics is a mathematical approach to calculating probability in which conclusions are subjective and updated as additional data is collected. Continued…

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