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10 Ways to Make Python a Dangerous Tools For Data Science

People are still crazy about Python after twenty-five years,which I find hard to believe.<p>Python has numerous applications — web development, desktop …

Python Programming

12 Artists Driving The Sound Of Young Americana

Americana may have started as a subgenre and, to some, as a radio format for those “rootsy” artists who didn’t fit simply into the country bag. But …

This Japanese Budgeting System Could Be the Key to Saving Big Bucks

Forget apps that track your expenses for you. Forget Excel spreadsheets that require meticulous data entry. Forget email notifications of your bank …

Big Cabin | Little Cabin / Renée del Gaudio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Cabin (‘kab en’) 1. a small simple dwelling. 2. a shelter made of wood, situated in a wild or remote …

Dreamy modern courtyard house is a seaside haven

Auhaus Architecture arranged the rooms around a central, protected green space<p>Built in the coastal town of Barwon Heads in Southern Australia, this homey modern abode was designed to withstand the area’s seaside weather.<p>Created by Auhaus Architecture, the residence features a facade clad in …

Redesigning Apple OS / MacOs 2020 with Edge to Edge Macbook Concept

We are taking a look at a very interesting redesign by Montreal-based designer Aurélien Salomon on a concept for Apple OS / MacOs 2020 with Edge to …

Why Hospitals Need Better Data Science

Airlines are arguably more operationally complex, asset-intensive, and regulated than hospitals, yet the best performers are doing a better job by far than most hospitals at keeping costs low and make a decent profit while delivering what their customers expect. Southwest Airlines, for example, has …

Building your own smart mirror is surprisingly easy

Take that, Snow White<p>Smart mirrors are straight from science fiction. They’re part of an optimistic vision of the future that imagines a world where screens and data are everywhere, ready to feed you whatever information you need at a moment’s notice.<p>But it turns out that building your own smart …

Raspberry Pi

Building a Data-Driven Culture Starts with the Team

Being a data-driven organization is an ongoing process -- you need to invest in the right team, infrastructure, software, and processes that can …

Business Technology

After Giving 1,000 Interviews, I Found the 4 Questions That Actually Matter

Hiring for culture fit can seem like a mystery, but these 4 interview questions will help you get it right every time.<p>If there's one thing that keeps every founder up at night, it's hiring. Hiring the best talent is a massive and never-ending challenge. It's hard to hire your first employee, it's …

Color Cheat Sheet: The 15 Most Perfect Gray Paint Colors

Picking paint is no easy feat. First, you have to decide what color family you want to grace your walls. "A dark blue? Maybe a bright green? Oh wait, …

Home Decorating

The Googol Reasons Your Doctor Never Sees You On Time: How Data Science Has The Answers

Why is it that every time I go to a doctor, I am given an appointment for a precise time and then every time, every single time, the doctor shows up at least 20 minutes late? Does the healthcare system hate me? Do they not want to fix the problem? Or are they all just simply incompetent?<p>To dig …

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream Recipe

A rich peanut butter ice cream with a fudgy dark chocolate swirl and chunks of frozen Reese's cups.<p><b>Read more: Scooped: Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream</b><p>Ingredients<b>For Peanut Butter Ice Cream:</b>2 3/4 cups half and half1 cup no-stir peanut butter3/4 cup sugar1/2 teaspoon Kosher salt1/2 teaspoon …

How To Make Ice Cream Without Eggs - Recipe

<b>Make the cornstarch slurry:</b> Place a 1/4 cup of the milk and cornstarch in a small bowl and whisk until the cornstarch is fully dissolved. You can …

Build This Beautiful Modern Bench Using Nothing But 2 x 4s

This lovely bench seat only looks expensive.<p>"Less is more" definitely applies to modern furniture. But despite its simple lines, modern style furniture can be expensive. This well-designed bench, on the other hand, looks great and only takes a few hours to build while costing less than $50 in …

The National Eater 38: Where to Eat in 2016

by , January 13, 2016<p>When I set out last year to compile the first-ever National 38 list, a roundup of the restaurants that shaped and defined American dining, I faced a thrilling — if daunting — task. This year's job was no less ambitious: Just as the 38 lists on Eater's city-specific sites grow …

'I've Never Found Myself Numb': Boots Feels His Way To Fame

When Beyoncé released her self-titled fifth album in 2013, there was one name among the credits that almost no one recognized: A producer who went by the name of Boots. He had written three of the tracks and co-produced many others — and within days, the man behind those credits was flooded with …

Music

The 50 Best American-Made Style Brands

Dress Local<p><i>Last Updated January, 2018: This post has been updated with new picks for 2018.</i><p>Made in America. Those three words carry weight, now more …

Algorithms will replace doctors in prescribing meds, and other predictions from Scanadu CEO Walter De Brouwer

Scanadu CEO Walter De Brouwer played digital health provocateur during a talk at this week’s <i>Transforming Medicine: Evidence-driven Mhealth</i> conference …

5 Techniques To Understand Machine Learning Algorithms Without the Background in Mathematics

Where does theory fit into a top-down approach to studying machine learning?In the traditional approach to teaching machine learning, theory comes …

Machine Learning

Can you solve it? Are you smarter than a Japanese schoolchild?

Hello Guzzlers.<p>It is with huge pleasure that I introduce today’s puzzle, which is already a big deal in Japan. It’s called Menseki Meiro, or Area Maze, and I hope you find it as brilliant as I do.<p>Can you solve it? How can you engineer a country with more girls than boys?<p>Read more<p>Area Maze is the …

4 Great Resources for Presenting Your Data Creatively

Move beyond the bar chart and wow with charts from these inspirational sites.<p>Having the technical know-how to bring quantitative visions into beautiful, understandable focus is not only a sought-after skill among employers, but it's really important for making sense out of the oceans of data we're …

Data Visualization

50+ Data Science and Machine Learning Cheat Sheets

<b>By Geethika Bhavya Peddibhotla, KDnuggets.</b><p>Cheatsheets on Python, R and Numpy, Scipy, Pandas<p>There are thousands of packages and hundreds of functions …

Dataiku Data Science Studio – intuitive solution for data professionals

We’ve made a number of exciting changes to DSS that are designed to improve usability, expand machine learning & data preparation capabilities, and …

The 7 Best Data Science and Machine Learning Podcasts

Learn the basics and keep up with the latest news in data science, machine learning and artificial intelligence by listening to these great …

Video Lectures | Mathematics for Computer Science | Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Welcome!<p>This is one of over 2,200 courses on OCW. Find materials for this course in the pages linked along the left.<p><b>MIT OpenCourseWare</b> is a free & …

6 Steps To Analytic Success

What does it take to succeed at analytics? At Deloitte Consulting, we have identified six essential components of an analytics-driven approach that can benefit the entire organization. The steps are not necessarily sequential, but they’re all interrelated and critical to achieving success. Without …

Python

A curated list of awesome machine learning frameworks, libraries and software (by language). Inspired by awesome-php. Other awesome lists can be …