Machine learning vs Deep learning vs AI

All too often these buzz words are used interchangeably, while -in fact- the Deep Learning field is a subset of the Machine Learning (ML) field. And the ML field in turn is a subset of the AI field.

Here’s how they relate to one another:

Note that Machine Learning is but one subfield of AI there are many more. But the subfield getting the most buzz these days (thanks to its fantastic advances) is Deep Learning.

Looking at Google Trends reveals to us that the search term Deep Learning is less popular than the search term Machine Learning across the globe, except in China.

Of course, that may be a consequence of the great firewall blocking searches for “deep learning” for some strange reason 🙂,deep%20learning