Over the past 8 months, I’ve been interviewing at various companies like Wadhwani Institute for AI, Google’s DeepMind, Microsoft, Ola, Fractal Analytics, and a few others primarily for the roles — &. In the process, not only did I get an opportunity to interact…

For a very long time, until very recently, I had a deep sense of “saviour complex” engrained within me. I felt a strong urge to fix everything around me. It seemed like my moral responsibility to do so. Whenever someone shared their struggles with me, I used to quickly start…

WhatsApp recently changed its privacy policy publicly acknowledging that it will share data with other Facebook companies. But there is something else far more scary.

I provide the context for how I got started in the competition, my struggles, journey to the final solution and everything I learned

I recently took part in the SIIM-ISIC Melanoma Classification challenge hosted on Kaggle during the last 2 weeks of the competition and was able to secure my first silver🏅on the platform. This was only my 2nd Kaggle competition, and the first one in 4 years.

The point of mentioning this…

My journey of building a startup during my sophomore year, how the experience changed me and the lessons I learned

The logo for ScholarMate: our idea to create a platform for bringing together teachers, parents and students.

When Jeff Bezos was stuck at the decision on whether to start Amazon, he introduced the idea of the regret minimization framework. It goes like this:

My journey on understanding the importance of family over everything else and why I hope everyone does as well.

Photo by Liane Metzler on Unsplash

I have always been the kind of person who has wanted to break free of any restrictions imposed onto me. As a child, our parents try to protect us in every way possible based on their life experiences. While their intentions are incredibly pure, some of us (I think most)…

Learn how you can compress a 500 MB large deep learning model to just 5 MB with almost no drop in accuracy.


Over the past couple of years, the state-of-the-art AI algorithms have started moving out from research labs to out in the real world. This has significant implications as the advancements that have been happening in the AI community, now has the potential to reach billions of people across the globe…

I had several powerful takeaways from during my time with people from different teams at Google and there are lessons that you can start applying as well.

The entire group in attendance: folks from, Google Launchpad, Google AI and all the grantees

Earlier this month during Google I/O, Jeff Dean, Head of Google AI, announced the winners of the Google AI Impact Challenge which aims to provide coaching from Google’s AI experts, grant funding from a $25 million pool, and credits and consulting from Google Cloud. Out of 2,600+ applications, 20…

This post explains the working of the Single-Shot MultiBox Detector along with a code walkthrough

Object detection refers to the task of identifying various objects within an image and drawing a bounding box around each of them. A few examples are shown below to illustrate this better:


A lot of research has happened in this domain and the most commonly heard object detection algorithm is…

My stats as of today

I completed 37 hours of meditation today and I want to share the learnings I have had during this journey

37 hours may sound a lot to some or too less to others. It’s not something unique about the number and there are people who have spend way more time than me doing this. But the point is not to compare myself with someone else, just with me, the past…

Aman Dalmia

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