Blocked Unblock Follow Following Director of AI at Tesla. Previously Research Scientist at OpenAI and PhD student at Stanford. I like to train deep neural nets on large datasets. Nov 11 Software 2.0 I sometimes see people refer to neural networks as just “another tool in your machine learning toolbox”. They have some pros and cons, they work here or there, and sometimes you can use them to win Kaggle competitions. Unfortunately, this interpretation completely misses the forest for the trees.