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Installing OpenCV 2.4.x with FFMPEG , Python on Anaconda

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If you need to load, display or process videos using OpenCV, it is a pain to have all these installed and configured to work correctly on Ubuntu 14.04 (and to a lesser extent 16.04). OpenCV requires the ffmpeg libs to work with video formats like .avi, .mp4 etc. The problem is Ubuntu did not ship ffmpeg with 14.04 (its not… Read more »

Setting up CUDNN and Theano on Ubuntu 14.04 and 15.10

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CUDNN is a library developed by NVIDIA Inc. which significantly boosts performance on GPU-based (CUDA) Deep Learning algorithms. The best thing about this library is it is free for registered NVIDIA developers and demonstrates up to 2-3X speedups without any changes to your existing code. It has been supported by several leading deep learning frameworks such as Theano and Caffe…. Read more »