Colin Roberts

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The best ski resorts you've probably never heard of

The 9 Personalities Which Are Changing The World

1) THE INITIATOR<p>Regardless of the initiative, these are the doers of our world. Being the number of ‘new’ in which all manifestation begins, they …

Researcher Illegally Shares Millions of Science Papers Free Online to Spread Knowledge

Welcome to the Pirate Bay of science.<p>A researcher in Russia has made more than 48 million journal articles - almost every single peer-reviewed paper …

Intro to Text Analysis with R

<i>Guest post by Christopher Johnson from www.codeitmagazine.com</i>One of the most powerful aspects of using R is that you can download free packages for …

7 Reasons People Come To Niseko Ski Resort In Hokkaido

#1 Powder Snow<p>Niseko's Snow is legendary! It is no exaggeration to say that the No.1 reason people around the world come here. Skiers and …

10 of the best mountain ski snacks

Ice Cream

Planning a Family Ski Trip to Vail

0<p>SHARES<p>Skiing Vail is all about numbers. How much are the lift tickets? A lot. How fast is the gondola? Fast. How many acres are there to ski? More …

Affordable Ski Getaways

Get more snow for your hard-earned dough this winter. Alex Pasquariello tracks down the 11 most affordable ski hills in North America.

Learning How To Code Neural Networks – Learning New Stuff – Medium

This is the second post in a series of me trying to learn something new over a short period of time. The first time consisted of learning how to do …

We earned $50 000 on programming books in 2015 and so can you.

In 2012, <b>Arkency</b> was a web development company making money only on consulting. <b>We had no idea how to earn a dime in a different way than by selling</b> …

Selling

The Year Ahead: The Promise of Stateless Computing

When New York serial entrepreneur Daniel Ilkovich wanted a start a new business, one that would allow businesses to easily create their own business …

R Tutorial

This is a beginner, non-programmer friendly guide to learn and understand the R language from scratch, giving a brief walk through of the most …

How to make any plot in ggplot2?

ggplot2 is the most elegant and aesthetically pleasing graphics framework available in R. It has a nicely planned structure to it. This tutorial …

Colorado critic’s diary: The 10 best Mile High meals of 2015

Coming up with a list of the best Mile High dishes I experienced as a restaurant reviewer in 2015 is taxing, both on the waistline and in the …

Leopard print bread is the best thing since, well, sliced bread

There’s no such thing as too much leopard print, in our humble opinion.<p>And now we’ve discovered our favourite print has been immortalised in dough – …

Breakfast

Business Wisdom From a Billionaire Buddhist

Sage advice from entrepreneur and Buddhist priest Kazuo Inamori.<p>Should managers focus on making workers happy, even before satisfying the …

Airbus's quantum computing brings Silicon Valley to the Welsh Valleys

Aerospace giant Airbus hopes to harness immense power of 'spooky' quantum computing to speed up aircraft research<p>Silicon Valley technology is coming to the Welsh Valleys with Airbus setting up a quantum computing unit at its Newport plant.<p>The pan-European aerospace group is working at the frontiers …

Quantum Computing

At Multiverse Impasse, a New Theory of Scale

Mass and length may not be fundamental properties of nature, according to new ideas bubbling out of the multiverse.<p>Though galaxies look larger than …

Data Analytics in 2016- The 6 Trends We Must Be Aware Of

As we look to end 2015, a year in which more organisations both private and public sought to integrate data analytics within their processes and …

3 trends for government data analytics

INDUSTRY INSIGHT<p>In 2015, data discovery moved out of the IT shop and onto users’ desktops. Tools such as Tableau, QlikView, Domo and Datameer …

Stop Styling React Components with Javascript

In frontend, every tool has its reasons for existence. You can’t make CSS less necessary by your ability to write it inside of the javascript code. …

3tags.org

24 Uses of Statistical Modeling (Part I)

Here we discuss general applications of statistical models, whether they arise from data science, operations research, engineering, machine learning …

Deep Learning in a Nutshell: Core Concepts

This post is the first in a series I’ll be writing for Parallel Forall that aims to provide an intuitive and gentle introduction to deep learning. It …

Statistical tools for data analysis and visualization

The traditional clustering methods, such as hierarchical clustering (Chapter @ref(agglomerative-clustering)) and k-means clustering (Chapter …

Data Science

Ten handy python libraries for (aspiring) data scientists

Data science has gathered a lot of steam in the past few years, and most companies now acknowledge the integral role data plays in driving business …

The 10 Best Business Lessons Of 2015

The annual review may be on its way out, and getting fired might not be so terrible. These are the best things we learned in 2015.<p>There was no shortage of debate this past year over the ways we work today, and how we should work in the future.<p>By some accounts, the annual review is on its deathbed, …