- Google Maps now predicts how difficult it will be to park near your destination based on the behavior of other users in the area.
- Airbnb uses attributes of its users and available properties to generate personalized search results that lead to higher booking rates.
- twoXAR is predicting new drug candidates outside of the wet lab using biomedical data.
These three accomplishments are all possible today because of machine learning.
Machine learning continues to disrupt markets and transform peoples’ everyday lives. Yet, the public is far removed from the actual technology that drives these changes. To many, the idea of machine learning may elicit images of complex mathematical formulas and sentient robots. In fact, many of the general ideas behind machine learning are approachable to a wider audience…