A neural network built from scratch. One that eventually can be trained and do some work for you!


Add this line to your application's Gemfile:

gem 'neural_network'

And then execute:

$ bundle

Or install it yourself as:

$ gem install neural_network


Run the trainer using OR GATE data

$ ./app/run.rb

Run specs

$ rake


After checking out the repo, run bin/setup to install dependencies. Then, run rake spec to run the tests. You can also run bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment.

To install this gem onto your local machine, run bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in version.rb, and then run bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push git commits and tags, and push the .gem file to


Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at This project is intended to be a safe, welcoming space for collaboration, and contributors are expected to adhere to the Contributor Covenant code of conduct.


The gem is available as open source under the terms of the MIT License.