Human Guided Forests – HGF

Yesterday I posted some slides about an idea I had recently which I call Human Guided Forests or HGF for short.  This an attempt to marry crowdsourcing with machine learning to produce better class predictors for datasets with very large features spaces.  Specifically, the idea is to replace the 'random' in the Random Forest algorithm with 'human'.Random Forests basically work like...
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Engines of Gamification

After years of talking about games for science, I'm finally going to jump in and make one.  I've got an idea (which I will elaborate on soon) and now I'm trying to figure out how to go about implementing it.  The challenge right now is to decide which of the infinite options that I should use to make it happen.My basic requirements are pretty simple:the game should be accessible in...
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