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Feb 21, 2023Liked by Sairam Sundaresan

I love how you tied Harry Potter into all this, and you make it look so easy. This is a fun read, Sairam!

And, yes, in fact back in the day, I listened to Eiffel 65 (really just their number one hit) and Aqua. Although, I must confess I haven't heard of Vengaboys. I appreciate the recommendation, though. πŸ˜†

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Thanks a bunch, Alvin :) I wanted to choose a series I actually read a few times over just so that I could verify the insights πŸ˜…πŸ˜…. As for the Vengaboys, it's probably best to skip πŸ˜‚

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What a brilliant article. I feel I understand embeddings now!

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Thanks, Stephen. It's one of my favorite ones mainly because I got to experiment on the HP books :D

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Even more fun after reading this @sairam. I am now sending it to my kids, who used to make me stand in line with them for the new editions "so no one else can spoil the plot for me". I love how you use the HP texts to explain how this is different.

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Haha, I can empathize with them. There's a visceral pleasure in finding the resolution to a plot for the first time that gets robbed when someone spoils it for you :)

Many thanks for the kind words, Karena!

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Wow, super interesting to learn about embeddings AND incredible how you weaved in the Harry Potter reference. Really A+ work here Sairam. Great visuals too.

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Thanks, Michelle! I'm glad you found it useful. Embeddings are really amazing and pop up in the most unexpected places, much like Dobby at Privet drive ;)

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Not that incredible

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