Month: October 2011

Machine Learning Course

I have started attending online machine learning lectures by Andrew Ng. The lectures are available at These lectures give very good intuition and understanding about the topic in a collection of  short videos (not more than 15 min). The course also includes assignments and programming exercises.If you are interested in machine learning and want to do it alone with very little knowledge of the subject then this is the course for you.

Getting Python working in Emacs

Here is the list of dos to get Python running with auto complete on emacs in Ubuntu.

  1. Install the following packages: pymacs, python-mode, python-rope, python-ropemacs, auto-complete-el
  2. Update the .emacs file as give in :