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A Sociologist Examines the “White Fragility” That Prevents White Americans from Confronting Racism

In more than twenty years of running diversity-training and cultural-competency workshops for American companies, the academic and educator Robin DiAngelo has noticed that white people are sensationally, histrionically bad at discussing racism. Like waves on sand, their reactions form predictable …

Race & Ethnicity

The More Miserable You Are, the Happier Your Social Media Posts, and This Twitter Thread Proves It

A huge online discussion shows why you should never be envious of other people's glamorous online lives.<p>Of all the ways social media can be bad for you, one of the worst, according to science, is the ability of Facebook and the like to induce envy. You see your friends posting smiling selfies at …

Social Media

Attention in Long Short-Term Memory Recurrent Neural Networks

The Encoder-Decoder architecture is popular because it has demonstrated state-of-the-art results across a range of domains.A limitation of the …

Deep Learning

What is Julia? A fresh approach to numerical computing

Julia is a free open source, high-level, high-performance, dynamic programming language for numerical computing. It has the development convenience …

The 5 Clustering Algorithms Data Scientists Need to Know

Today, we’re going to look at 5 popular clustering algorithms that data scientists need to know and their pros and cons!

Python Top 10 Articles for the Past Month (v.June 2018)

For the past month<b>,</b> we ranked nearly 1,000 Python articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career (1% chance).<p>Topics in this …

Why it's your fault your data scientists keep quitting

Data scientists are richly paid but poorly understood—recipe for churn.<p>Bummer. You worked so hard to find the perfect data scientist to magically …

Americans are depressed and suicidal because something is wrong with our culture

Don't pathologize the despair that is a rational response to a culture that values people based on ever escalating financial and personal achievements.<p><i>Correction & clarification: A prior version of this column misspelled Halle Berry's name.</i><p>In September of 2004, I received the call that every person …

Depression

Why More White Americans Are Opposing Government Welfare Programs

A new study shows that since 2008, more white people in the United States oppose welfare programs, in part because of increasing "racial resentment."<p>One of the reasons for this opposition, according to the report, is white Americans' perceptions that they might be losing their financial and social …

Barack Obama

For White People Who Pretend Not to Understand What Racism Is or How It Works: Here’s a Refresher Course

When Roseanne Barr was called out and subsequently fired for the racist tweet she made about Valerie Jarrett on Tuesday, two things happened at the …

An Overview of Recommendation Systems

The proliferation of e-commerce websites such as Amazon and content-based subscription services like Netflix and Spotify has made it essential that …

NEW Deep Learning Course: Advanced NLP and RNNs

Over the past year, many of you have been asking for a followup on my RNN and Deep NLP courses. I am glad to announce that today, that course is …

A Comprehensive Guide to Understand and Implement Text Classification in Python

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Taxonomy

An Introduction to Graph Theory and Network Analysis (with Python codes)

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Analytics

The 5 Clustering Algorithms Data Scientists Need to Know

Clustering is a Machine Learning technique that involves the grouping of data points. Given a set of data points, we can use a clustering algorithm …

Data Science

Hierarchical attention networks for information extraction from cancer pathology reports | Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

Objective<p>We explored how a deep learning (DL) approach based on hierarchical attention networks (HANs) can improve model performance for multiple …

Donald Trump Didn’t Call Families Of Fallen Soliders, But Made Time For Congratulatory Call To Roseanne

Trump is taking heat from the internet for congratulating Roseanne on her ratings success.<p>Donald Trump is taking some heat for his famous failure to …

Why so many data scientists are leaving their jobs

Big data is like teenage sex: everyone talks about it, nobody really knows how to do it, everyone thinks everyone else is doing it, so everyone …

Data Science

25 Open Datasets for Deep Learning Every Data Scientist Must Work With

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Predicting side effects of new drugs. First of many cool class projects :) #cs224n https://t.co/J089T4YgV8

‘Oh my God…It’s fake’: Far right falls for hoax about Broward County sheriff

In the wake of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre, the far-right fever swamps buzzed with false information and conspiracy theories about student “crisis actors” who were paid to lie about the mass shooting.<p>But ironically, conspiracy-minded conservatives fell for a political hoax …

Internet

A Comprehensive Introduction to Torchtext (Practical Torchtext part 1)

Posted on February 8, 2018Last updatedMarch 4, 2018<p>If you’ve ever worked on a project for deep learning for NLP, you’ll know how painful and tedious …

How to predict Bitcoin and Ethereum price with RNN-LSTM in Keras

Pre-requisites and Development Environment<p>I assume you have some coding skills in Python and basic knowledge of Machine Learning, in particular Deep …

Deep Learning

Machine Learning Top 10 Open Source Projects (v.Feb 2018)

This is a new monthly series<p>For the past month<b>,</b> we ranked nearly 250 Machine Learning Open Source Projects to pick the Top 10.<p>We compared projects …

Machine Learning

Here are 9 things Americans just don't understand -- compared to the rest of the world

To hear the far-right ideologues of Fox News and AM talk radio tell it, life in Europe is hell on Earth. Taxes are high, sexual promiscuity prevails, …

Deep Learning for Sentiment Analysis : A Survey. (arXiv:1801.07883v2 [cs.CL] UPDATED)

Authors: Lei Zhang, Shuai Wang, Bing LiuDeep learning has emerged as a powerful machine learning technique that learns multiple layers of …

Machine Learning

We Asked, You Answered: When Should We Call Something 'Racist'?

"Racist."<p>Some people hear that word and picture a hood-wearing, cross-burning bigot. Others think more abstractly — they hear racist and think of policies, institutions, laws and language.<p>As journalists, we're constantly trying to balance the different uses of the term in a way that will make sense …

Donald Trump

Running a Python application on Kubernetes

Kubernetes is an open source platform that offers deployment, maintenance, and scaling features. It simplifies management of containerized Python …

DevOps

Why American men are getting less marriageable

If it seems like the number of complaints from your female friends about not being able to find a man is growing, we may finally know why. Somewhere between 1979 and 2008, Americans decided it was much less worth it to get hitched: the share of 25- to 39-year-old women who were currently married …

Demographics

The issue with millennials isn't narcissism but our depressing culture of mass consumption

If you're a young person feeling lonely these days, you're in good company. Youth everywhere are experiencing record rates of depression and anxiety, surrounded by a cultural climate of both isolation and overexposure. The moniker "snowflake generation" seems an apt phrase, then, to describe our …

Psychology