Eduardo Rene Rodriguez Avila

403 Flips | 16 Magazines | 129 Likes | 43 Followers | @eravila | Just an informaticist trying to be a computational linguist with too many interests on science and technology

How to Build a Data Science Portfolio

<i>A portfolio is one way to show people you are that data science unicorn.</i><p><b>How do you get a job in data science?</b> Knowing enough statistics, machine …

Data Science

A Student Took Down One of Quantum Computing’s Top Applications—Now What?

The possibility that quantum computing could turbocharge machine learning is one of the most tantalizing applications for the emerging technology. …

Quantum Computing

Finally, a Problem Only Quantum Computers Will Ever Be Able to Solve

Early on in the study of quantum computers, computer scientists posed a question whose answer, they knew, would reveal something deep about the power …

Quantum Computing

Quantum computing: Seven truths you need to know

Experts spell out exactly what quantum computers will be used for and whether they will replace conventional number crunchers.<p>Quantum computers …

Quantum Computing

The New Apple MacBook Pro Is So Good the Price Is Almost Worth It

The newly updated MacBook Pro is good. The battery life is exceptional, the speed is exceptional, the keyboard works, and thanks to Apple embracing …

MacBook Pro

What is Modern C++?

Contents[]<p>We often speak about classical and modern C++. What does that mean? First of all: What is modern C++?. There is a simple and a not so …

Minimalistic Learning Path to Become a Data Scientist

Data has been around us forever, but ever since the day Harvard Business Review announced that ‘Data Scientist is The Sexiest Job of the 21st …

Tracking the explosive growth of open-source software

Many of today’s hottest new enterprise technologies are centered around free, “open-source” technology. As a result, many big companies — from financial giants to retailers to services firms — are building their businesses around new, community-based technology that represents a sea change from the …

Uber’s open source data visualization tool now goes beyond maps

You may not be aware, but Uber offers an open source version of the data visualization framework it uses internally, called deck.gl. The tool was made available to anyone via open source license last November, and now it’s getting some key updates that should help make it more useful to external …

Data Visualization

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You Can Download Night Shift For MacOS For Free Right Now

You no longer have to worry about your laptop’s bright screen disrupting your sleep schedule. Apple just released Night Shift—a feature that reduces …

Was Einstein Right, Is Time Travel Possible? Scientists Tested it

The University of Queensland Australia has done subsequent studies on time travel, its possibility aspects, and components. According to in-depth …

Time Travel

Big data could help economists avoid any more embarrassing Michael Fish moments

The “Michael Fish moment” may not mean much to younger readers, but for anyone over the age of 50 it has a nostalgic resonance: Michael Fish was the …

Scikit-Learn Cheat Sheet: Python Machine Learning

<i>Originally published at:</i> <i>https://www.datacamp.com/community/blog/scikit-learn-cheat-sheet</i><p>Most of you who are learning data science with Python will …

10 Ways to Visualize Data with WordPress

The ability to easily share data is a foundation of what makes the web so great. But, it’s often been difficult to present data in an easy-to-digest …

15 things to tweak when setting up a new MacBook

After you have jumped through the initial screens from the Mac Setup Assistant that had you log in with your Apple ID, connect to a network and so on, your work is not done. Here are 15 settings to change or at least check on your new MacBook.<p>1. Check for updates<p>Has Apple released an update to …

Sentiment analysis of your Reddit account

R U A Dick is a single-serving website that performs sentiment analysis on your (or anyone's) Reddit account history. I was deemed "slightly …

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The One Theory of Quantum Mechanics That Actually Kind of Makes Sense

But most physicists don't buy it.<p>Quantum mechanics is baffling. On the atomic and subatomic scale, matter seems to behave in ways that we, in the macro world, would generally think of as impossible. Particles can exist in two different places at once, and particle-like interferences in space are …

Quantum Mechanics

Latest macOS Sierra beta unleashes new emoji

Apple today rolled out its second macOS Sierra 10.12.2 beta, adding new emoji that will also make its way iPhone and iPad with iOS 10.2. The update also brings bug fixes and improves performance.<p>macSierra includes support for Unicode 9, which includes new emoji characters like the face palm, …

App Store

25+ websites to find datasets for data science projects

We use cookies on Analytics Vidhya websites to deliver our services, analyze web traffic, and improve your experience on the site. By using Analytics …

Data Science

What I learnt from creating The Data Visualisation Catalogue

Before I started working on The Data Visualisation Catalogue, my chart toolbox was limited. I knew of only simple charts like a Bar Graph, Pie Chart, …

Data Visualization

Scientists Just Broke a New Record For Quantum Computing Stability

This changes everything.<p>Scientists in Australia have developed a quantum bit that's 10 times more stable than existing technologies, and the new …

4 Google data sets to kickstart machine learning

You can always count on Google to have data -- tons of it, generated by the users who interact with and upload content to its services.Google uses …

Machine Learning

Natural language processing: What would Shakespeare say?

Here is a scene from Christopher Nolan’s classic movie Interstellar. In this scene Cooper, a crew member of the Endurance spaceship which is on its …

Natural Language Processing

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Computers That Learn Human Languages Also Inherit Their Implicit Biases — NOVA Next | PBS

We all have prejudices, whether or not we admit it. Psychologists tend to think of them as fundamentally human flaws—blinders resulting from …

Machine Learning