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Old 06-09-2013, 06:23 PM
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Originally Posted by Dorian View Post
Does this mean that this example represents one of those cases where the initial prior is irrelevant and we can safely use it for learning? Also, is this some form of reinforcement learning?
In this case, with sufficient number of examples, the prior indeed fades away. Noisy examples blur the line between supervised and reinforcement learning somewhat as the information provided by the output is less definitive than in the noiseless case.
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