Having a mental map or processes will steer us to a direction to explore and find the right path to reach our goal. When I start on this license plate detection project, that’s what I did. …


Learning a new tool is never a bad idea. Having background with other tools will certainly give some ease in learning a new tool. For learning a new programming language, this is the same concept.

Learning Scala with background in Python made my learning curve easier. Although they are similar…


Natural Language Processing (NLP) is one of the very important concept for Machine Learning as it combines artificial intelligences, linguistics and computer science into one. It learns and recognizes the behavior of the input and uses it to make suggestions or recommendations. …


After I watched Titanic for the first time in 1998 as a 9 year old boy, I immediately felt in love with the movie. I went on watch countless time with the VHS and DVD I owned and in the theatre whenever it was remastered.

To this day, Titanic is…


Since 2001, the national average participation rate has been dominated by ACT. In recent years, there has been some changes.

From 2017 to 2018, data have shown a shift and an increased of participation from ACT to SAT, as seem below in Figure 1 and Figure 2.

Figure 1. ’17 and ’18 SAT

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