An Overreaction to the Broken Machine Learning Abstraction: The ease.ml Vision

After hours of teaching astrophysicists TensorFlow and then see them, nevertheless, continue to struggle in the most creative way possible, we asked, What is the point of all of these efforts? It was a warm winter afternoon, Zurich was not gloomy at all; while Seattle was sunny as usual, and Beijing's air was crystally clear. One of the authors stormed out… (More)