Weekly AI/Data Science update

Arjun Maroli
Apr 26, 2020 · 3 min read

Weekly newsletter Edition 1: Week of 4/19/20–4/25/20

Data science, AI, and ML are fast evolving streams of practice. And it's very hard to keep up with it. So we want to help you by publishing a weekly summary of major events in these streams. So here we go, edition 1. Let us know your comments, suggestions, and your love.

Top articles:

1. Were 21% of New York City residents really infected with the novel coronavirus? — Cassie Kozyrkov

2. LA Traffic Data Analysis 🚗 — Jai Bansal

3. Things I Wished More Developers Knew About Databases — Jaana Dogan

4. 7 Reasons To Not Hire a Data Scientist

Major news:

1. Comet.ml nabs $4.5M for more efficient machine learning model management

2. This Is How Algorithms Will Evolve Themselves

3. Microsoft Office 365: How these Azure machine-learning services will make you more productive and efficient

4. Israeli Firm Raises $5 Million for Tech to Recognize Mask-Covered Faces

Other interesting contents:

  1. Free Machine learning certification from Google and Coursera (enroll before May 15)

2. Google cloud developers cheat list

3. Causal Inference Book (“Hernán MA, Robins JM (2020). Causal Inference: What If. Boca Raton: Chapman & Hall/CRC.” — Harvard)

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