Affinity Diagrams

Affinity Diagrams

The affinity diagram is another simple to I use tool to organize topics into logical categories.  It is very useful and easy to do during a brainstorm session in front of a whiteboard and typically is very efficient. You start…

Artificial Intelligence isn’t Software 2.0 (yet)

I recently read a medium article entitled Software 2.0. In this article the author argues that Neural Networks (or AI in general?) are much better than the Software 1.0 stack we’re used to work with (C, C++, Java and so…
MECE lists

MECE lists

Mutually Exclusive and Collectively Exhaustive lists are a very profound way to look at the lists way make both consciously and unknowingly. The idea is that whenever you create a list, you make sure that: The items in the list…

Deploying Spacy.io on AWS using CloudFormation

The objective: automatically deploy the Natural Language Processing (NLP) Python library on Spacy.io on AWS’ EC2 while creating the entire supporting infrastructure (VPC, some SubNets, LoadBalancers and so on).   Why would you do this if you can do it using…