What is machine learning in Layman terms?

Machine learning is buzzword and highest salary offered compare with other skills. Need for Machine learning engineer is growing significantly than Data Scientist and Data Architect. Here is the LinkedIn proof for you.

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Machine-LearningWhat is Machine Learning?
Humans we are taking decision based on past experience. We created computer and coded to do some actions. Computers never think and it is working based on code that we feed.

If we make computer to think and take decision?.
How to make computer to think?

As we took past experience to take any decision. If we code such a way that taking historical  data and arrive some model or algorithm and feed into computer to take decision. This study is called as machine learning.

here is some light part on Machine Learning Cartoon
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