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Data Science Simplified: Principles and Process
In 2006, Clive Humbly, UK Mathematician, and architect of Tesco’s Clubcard coined the phrase “Data is the new oil. He said the following:
How we tracked and analyzed over 200,000 people’s footsteps at MIT
My freshman spring, I had the pleasure to take 6.S08 (Interconnected Embedded Systems), which teaches basic EECS concepts such as…
Visualizing High Dimensional Data In Augmented Reality
Imagine walking into your office on a Monday morning, just a couple years from now. You pour yourself a cup of coffee, check the news, and…
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Analyze public discourse on refugees with cleanNLP
An analysis of refugee mentions in UN speeches and coverage in TV news
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Not all data are equal — especially in Africa
Reporting with data is supposed to be less messy than dealing with humans. Each spreadsheet column is an set of facts. We don’t have to…
Brands are Hiring Chief Data Officers for all the Wrong Reasons (And What to Do About it)
When you’re a chief data officer (CDO) it’s clear that your primary job responsibility is to keep the company out of trouble. You are to…
Analyzing College Memories Over Time
Was college really that great or does it just seem that way in hindsight?
Late Night Froyo
Five Boroughs for the 21st Century
What happens when we abandon the century-old five borough partitioning of New York City and remap the city to reflect the realities of 2017
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Five Essential Points on Data Visualization
The goal of data visualization is to act as a catalyst for some sort of behavior change, yet mostly practitioners focus on other things.
The Data Science Renaissance
“If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn’t seem so wonderful at all.” -Michaelangelo
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Since launching in 2013, Slack has helped millions of users across hundreds of thousands of teams communicate more efficiently, effectively…
Till Your Splits End
Have you ever thought of what could possibly be one of the most important factors of reporting? Some may say it’s the data, some may say it…
If Taxi Trips were Fireflies: 1.3 Billion NYC Taxi Trips Plotted
Visualization of Pickups and Dropoffs in the NYC Taxi Dataset. 1.3 Billion Points plotted.
Python For Finance: Algorithmic Trading
Originally published at https://www.datacamp.com/community/tutorials/finance-python-trading
Will bike sharing benefit from learning some data lessons from other parts of transport?
This morning’s news that bike sharing firm Mobike was launching in the UK caught my eye.
A Dive into Stack Overflow Jobs Search
A journey into making Stack Overflow job search results relevant to you
An overview of every Data Visualization course on the internet
A year ago, I dropped out of one of the best computer science programs in Canada. I started creating my own data science master’s program…
Quick Tip: The easiest way to grab data out of a web page in Python
Let’s say you are searching the web for some raw data you need for a project and you stumble across a webpage like this:
The human elements of “data driven”
As organizations automate their operations and management, I looked into how they use data in decision making.
To err is algorithm: Algorithmic fallibility and economic organisation
Facebook shows why data, not AI, is the thing that really matters
AI hasn’t changed the lessons of the past decade of big data. Analytics tools matter but the data is still the thing that matters most.
Democratizing Data at Airbnb
By Chris Williams, Eli Brumbaugh, Jeff Feng, John Bodley, and Michelle Thomas
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How Data Science Helps Power Worldwide Delivery of Netflix Content
by Andrew Berglund
Netflix Technology Blog