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Machine Learning Communities

Online communities are invaluable in machine learning, regardless of your skill level. The reason is that, like programming, you never stop learning. You simply cannot know everything, there are always new algorithms, new data and new combinations to discover and practice. Communities help. You can get your questions answered, learn by answering other peoples questions […]

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The Data Analytics Handbook: Researchers + Academics

The Data Analytics Handbook: Researchers and Academics Review

What is the difference between a Data Analyst and a Data Scientist. This question is considered from the perspective of researchers and academics in the third instalment in the series of The Data Analytics Handbook. The first book contained 7 interviews with working analysts and data scientists. The second book contained 9 interviews with CEOs and managers. This third […]

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The Data Analytics Handbook Data Analysts and Data Scientists

The Data Analytics Handbook: Data Analysts and Data Scientists

What is the difference between a Data Analyst and a Data Scientist and what type of work do they do all day? These questions and questions like them are answered in the new free ebook The Data Analytics Handbook: Data Analysts and Data Scientists. The ebook was created by Brian Liou, Tristan Tao and Elizabeth Lin. Brian and Tristan are Computer Science […]

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Bootstrapping Machine Learning

Bootstrapping Machine Learning: An Upcoming Book on Prediction APIs

I came across an upcoming book that might interest you. It is titled Bootstrapping Machine Learning by Louis Dorard, PhD. A 40-page sample is provided and I enjoyed it. I think the final book will be a valuable read. Louis takes the position that machine learning is commoditized to the point where if you are an application developer, you don’t need to […]

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