Machine learning is basically a machine’s ability to learn. It is almost as if we are teaching machines to do our work. It can help us in reducing human effort and carrying out our work at a better speed! In this infographic, I have presented you with the basic definition of machine learning, the different requisites of it, how it is used by different companies and why we use it. Through this infographic, DataCaptive provides you with a basic understanding of the impact of machine learning on the big data and its many spheres.