Binary Classification – the simple explanation

The simplest way to think about binary classification is that it is about sorting things into exactly two buckets. (Note: if you sort into more than two buckets, it’s called multiclass classification). Imagine you are a doctor and have a set of ten patients. You want to decide which of these patients have, say, influenza. […]

Two Danish startups fight false news using artificial intelligence

The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism reported in January 2020 that less than four in ten people trust most news most of the time. Only 38% of more than 80,000 people surveyed in 40 countries trusted most news, a fall of four percentage points from 2019[1]. False news is an increasing global “infodemic”. […]