Jc

1,041 Added | 5 Magazines | 14 Likes | 17 Followers | @Jc7pvnu | Keep up with Jc on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Jc”

Wine from French oak or American oak – what a difference a barrel can make | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

To the average drinker, a barrel is a container that holds wine before it is bottled. But there’s much more to them than that.<p>Barrels come in all …

Whiskey

The 25 Most Important Bourbons Ever Made

If you asked a spirits expert a quarter century ago to name the most important bourbons ever made, they might have wondered whether America’s …

Whiskey

The 10 best Whiskeys for 2018: The top tipples from Talisker, Lagavulin, Aldi and more

With plenty of flavour combinations, and popular bottles, deciding which bottle of Whiskey to go for can be a minefield. Luckily for you we've …

Whiskey

8 Truly Extraordinary Whiskeys Under $75

Look. We love a solid, affordable whisk(e)y roundup. We've certainly written our share on ManMade: see here, here, here, and here. But there are …

Flavors

Beware the Dangers of 'Drive Thru' Analytics

Cutting corners isn't the path to analytics success. Data science requires an enterprise commitment.<p>Analytics is now a mission-critical tool, yet …

Data Warehousing

The 12 Best Irish Whiskeys For Your Buck

Get your Irish on this St. Paddy’s Day and check out some old favorites and new arrivals of whiskeys from the Emerald Isle. Sláinte!

United Kingdom

Review: Booker's Rye

Booker's Rye is the first rye whiskey released under the Booker’s brand. Originally laid down in oak in 2003 by Booker Noe as some of the last …

Whiskey

The Definitive Guide to Instagram Analytics: So Much More Than Just a Pretty Picture

Use the photo-sharing platform to track your customers and viewers. Then compile the Instagram analytics your business needs. Here's how.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Lesya Liu is a social media strategist and a photographer. She specializes in combining art and</i> …

Marketing

A Simple Introduction to ANOVA (with applications in Excel)

Introduction<p>Buying a new product or testing a new technique but not sure how it stacks up against the alternatives? It’s an all too familiar …

Data Science

8 Reasons Why So Many Analytics Projects Fail

What does data analytics really mean and how can it help you today? Search Google for the term “data analytics” and you’ll be confronted with more …

Data Science
Data Science

Can the Moneyball analytics approach work in football?

A new FourFourTwo Film – The Numbers Game: How Data is Changing Football – investigates the changing way information is being used in the sport. As …

Brad Pitt

Highland Park The Dark Scotch Whisky

The Dark is a new single malt scotch from Highland Park released to celebrate the winter solstice. This 17-year-old whisky was drawn from European …

Scotch Whisky

4 Surprising Reasons to Stop Using Excel for Data Reporting & Dashboards

Attention All Excel Spreadsheet Ninjas: You’re Doing It Wrong!There is a new and improved solution in town, and it’s making everyone’s life a whole …

Analytics

Want to Become the Elon Musk of Booze? Listen to These Entrepreneurs of Whiskey.

Is starting your own whiskey brand as intoxicating as it sounds?<p>Editorial Director<p>If you’ve dreamed of starting your own distillery -- for fun or for profit -- take some advice from successful distillers and founders of whiskey brands big and small.<p>Put on your whiskey goggles.<p><i>Chris Morris, master</i> …

Whiskey

What’s the Difference Between Bourbon and Whiskey?

Whiskey is a broad category covering grain-based, usually barrel-aged spirits. If it’s spelled with an “ey” at the end, it’s American or Irish in …

Bourbon Whiskey

The 15 Best Bourbons You Can Buy in 2018

Bourbon has never been more popular than it is right now. This definitive guide of the best bourbons of 2018 explores everything you need to know …

Whiskey

Data Viz: Uncovering the Hidden Layers of Hip Hop Lyrics

We decorate space with art, and time with music.<p>Music is one of the most powerful forces in the world. It can lift our mood, get us through tough …

cloud-based data mining, text mining, forecasting, predictive analytics - cloud-based data mining, text mining, forecasting, predictive analytics

Get and Transform Data<p>Easily retrieve or sample data or text from CSV or Excel files, SQL databases, or Apache Spark Big Data clusters.<p>Handle missing …

Ten Simple Rules for Effective Statistical Practice

<i>By Kass RE, Caffo BS, Davidian M, Meng X-L, Yu B, Reid N. Originally posted here.</i> IntroductionSeveral months ago, Phil Bourne, the initiator and …

Data Science

Better charts. Smarter lookups. Your Excel spreadsheets made better.

Become a spreadsheet masterImage by MicrosoftAre you the nerd at the holiday party sequestered at the kitchen table, surrounded by empties, trading …

Analytics
eCommerce

Google Analytics 101: Executive's guide to measuring business data

Here's everything you need to know about Google Analytics -- from bounce rate to tracking code.<p>If you want to improve the experience of your website …

A General Approach to Preprocessing Text Data

Recently we had a look at a framework for textual data science tasks in their totality. Now we focus on putting together a generalized approach to …

Natural Language Processing
Data Science

How to Use A/B Testing and Personalization Best Together

If you ask most marketers, they will tell you that A/B testing and personalization are two completely different things. I respectfully disagree, and …

Marketing

Finding the Right BI Tool for Your Business

Data visualization is a great way to understand the numbers that matter better. We process images 60,000 times faster than text. This is one reason …