What’s Machine Learning

Machine Learning

The term machine learning refers to the automated detection of meaningful patterns in data. Machine learning investigates how computer programs can learn and recognize complex patterns from past data and make intelligent decisions out of it. Ie machines are taught using past experiences to take intelligent decisions.

Example:
A program to automatically recognize handwritten postal codes on mail after learning from a set of examples

Types
 of 
Learning
:
Supervised
 – In this method the learning comes from the labeled examples in the training data, Training 
data 
includes 
both 
the 
input 
and 
the
 desired
 results.
 Classification problems are example
Unsupervised – The
 model 
is
 not 
provided 
with 
the 
correct
 results
 during 
the 
training.
 Clustering problems are example

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