This is a summary of an article by Boris Meinardus, originally published on Towards AI. The article discusses the reality of being a machine learning (ML) researcher and the challenges and opportunities in the field. Meinardus, a student researcher in ML, shares his experiences and highlights the difficulty of becoming a successful ML researcher or engineer. He emphasizes that while it is difficult, it is not impossible to achieve success in this field. For the full blog, the reader can visit the original publication on Medium.
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