أن تهجر أو لا تهجر، معضلة الطبقة المبدعة

إننا نتناول معضلة، هي أخلاقية بالدرجة الأولي، تواجه فئة عمرية بحدها، هي فئة الشباب، وطبقة إجتماعية بعينها، هي الطبقة المبدعة أو الخلاّقة، وأوطان بخاصتها، هي التي بعد لم تبدأ دورتها الحضارية أو في بدايتها. ذلك أن هذه الفئة هي بين شطري رحي، إما المقام في وطنهم المتأخر ومجابهة تحدياته والنهوض به، أو القفز -الهروب، إن … Continue reading أن تهجر أو لا تهجر، معضلة الطبقة المبدعة

Digging my way out of the industry and paving it to the academia, or rather to the unknown?

A father-son conversation like no other In 2006, in one blistering day of the sizzling hot summer of Egypt, I was visited by my father in the university campus. It was the first time, and the last, he ever paid me a visit in the campus. At that time, I just had finished my 1st … Continue reading Digging my way out of the industry and paving it to the academia, or rather to the unknown?

Machine Learning, Cultural Bias and Rethinking your Own Beliefs

I cannot image a person in his/her right mind devote all of his/her life to a very pivotal idea (as one's own belief/disbelief in God and/or religion) without getting it thoroughly validated in the first place! Briefly, what machine learning is Machine learning is one of the disciplines of computer science. One of its ultimate goals … Continue reading Machine Learning, Cultural Bias and Rethinking your Own Beliefs

الجيل المشرزم

إلي أقراني من أبناء هذا الجيل ، إلي من أتيحت لكم فرصة التعليم الجامعي. أحري أن يطلق علينا ليس جيل الألفية ولكن الجيل المشرزم -علي غرار جيل أوروبا الضائع إبان الحرب العالمية الأولي. ذلك أن بعض من أبناء هذا الجيل التعس قد قرر الهروب من بلاده ، قرر ببساطة مع أول صفعة ابتلاء أن يقفز … Continue reading الجيل المشرزم

Why did I start blogging? And What does it have to do with TOEFL? Wait, what is TOEFL?

For scientific researchers, gaining and passing knowledge is not only an ever-going activity, but also an corner stone. In the field of computer science, knowledge is mainly and widely available in English. So, having a very good command of English is a must. As a researcher, you use English in your day-to-day activities. For example, … Continue reading Why did I start blogging? And What does it have to do with TOEFL? Wait, what is TOEFL?

Scene Recognition

Links: github The motive behind the project is to investigate techniques used in image recognition, specifically, for the problem domain of scene recognition. The method used is building a prediction model using a training date set. We apply several feature extraction algorithms to get useful features from the training dataset, then applying classification algorithms to predict … Continue reading Scene Recognition