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How To Become A Machine Learning Engineer: Learning Path

We will walk you through all the aspects of machine learning from simple linear regressions to the latest neural networks, and you will learn not …

Every single Machine Learning course on the internet, ranked by your reviews

A year and a half ago, I dropped out of one of the best computer science programs in Canada. I started creating my own data science master’s program …

Machine Learning

An Introduction to different Types of Convolutions in Deep Learning

Let me give you a quick overview of different types of convolutions and what their benefits are. For the sake of simplicity, I’m focussing on 2D …

Deep Learning

A Tale of Two Industries: How Programming Languages Differ Between Wealthy and Developing Countries

Here at Stack Overflow, we’re interested in using our data to share insights about the worldwide software development community. This recent post on …

Becoming a 10x Data Scientist

Recently I gave a talk at PyData Seattle about how to ramp up your data science skills by borrowing tips and tricks from the developer community. …

Performant

Puzzling Outcomes – ExP Platform

Appears in KDD 2012 Aug 12-16, 2012, Beijing China. PDF. Talk powerpoint<p>© 2012. This is the author's version of the work. It is posted here for your …

Machine Learning

The current state of applied data science

<i>Recent trends in practical use and a discussion of key bottlenecks in supervised machine learning.</i>As we enter the latter part of 2017, it’s time to …

I am not a real data scientist.

I have never used a deep learning framework, like TensorFlow or Keras.<p>I have never touched a GPU.<p>I don’t have a degree in computer science or …

Data Science

Meet Michelangelo: Uber’s Machine Learning Platform

Uber Engineering introduces Michelangelo, our machine learning-as-a-service system that enables teams to easily build, deploy, and operate ML …

How to Become a Data Scientist (Part 1/3)

<i>Need Data Science Training ?</i> <i>Browse courses</i> <i>developed by industry thought leaders and Experfy in Harvard Innovation Lab.</i><p>I am a recruiter specialised in …

Data Science

A beginner's guide to boosting Lifetime Value

Lifetime value (LTV) is the single most important metric for game developers, and it's often what keeps them up late at night. LTV is the de facto …

Mobile gaming is a black ocean - GungHo CEO

Ordinarily when a publisher has a breakthrough blockbuster on the scale of Puzzle & Dragons, one might expect the company to begin focusing the …

Gung Ho

Part II: One set of data, many stories

<b>Or, why a dual y-axis chart is not a normalized delta chart</b><p>In my original post, One Set of Data, Many Stories, I wrote about how I found a particular …

Data Visualization

Applying portfolio theory to mobile games

The world's largest mobile gaming developers – such as King and Supercell, both with company valuations in the billions of dollars -- have created …

Google now lets you explore U.S. National Parks via 360-degree virtual tours

Exploring the world is something that’s always been a bit of a luxury for those who can afford to travel, but technology is changing that. With VR and 360-degree videos, you can now immerse yourself in virtual environments that give you a real sense of what a place is like, without actually being …

National Parks

Forget Python vs. R: how they can work together

A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to speak at SciPy about how we use both Python and R at Civis. Why go all the way to a Python conference to …

Scalable data science with R

R is among the top five data science tools in use today according O’Reilly research; the latest kdnuggets survey puts it in first, and IEEE Spectrum …

Machine Learning

In 5 years of studying millionaires, I learned one huge factor of success has nothing to do with money

In my Rich Habits Study, where I interviewed 233 wealthy individuals (177 of which were self-made millionaires) with at least $160,000 in annual gross income and $3.2 million in net assets, I found:<p>As it turns out, the rich in my study were on to something big. According to a Columbia University …

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10 Podcasts That Will Make You Feel Smarter

No matter what you're in the mood to learn, there's a podcast out there to help you. The web's best educational podcasts can transform even the most …

Mobile Games: A Flawed Industry

<i>(This is a guest post by Michael Velkes, the VP of Marketing at Plamee Games.)</i><p>With over 2MM apps across the various mobile app stores, …

Run an Android desktop on almost any computer

Last month, it was rumored that official Android support would be coming to the Raspberry Pi after an empty directory for the $35 computer was discovered in Google's Android Open Source Project repository.<p>Having official Android support on such a device would be useful, and could bring with it …

7 Secret iPhone Codes Apple Has Been Hiding From You

Maybe it's just me, but doesn't it make you feel like a super-spy when you punch in a secret code and it works? That's the part I never expect, the …

Why segmentation is the key to the longterm success of your F2P mobile game

Peter Fodor is the founder of AppAgent , a service for small and mid-sized mobile developers who are launching a game or app but need help with …

A practical guide to making the most of the data you get from mobile analytics

Albert Kolacek is the Product Analyst at AppAgent. And this is the second of three guest posts from AppAgent.co concerning mobile games analytics. If …

Machine Learning for Emoji Trends

🆒🆕In October 2011, Apple added the emoji keyboard to iOS as an international keyboard. Since then, digital language has evolved such that nearly …

Machine Learning

Steam Gauge: What VR games are popular with HTC Vive’s early adopters [Updated]

One month in, Ars analysis shows what people are buying and playing in VR.<p>For years now, we've been hearing dueling predictions about the eventual …

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Mistakes Game Developers Make: Chasing the King

Mistakes Game Developers Make: Chasing the King Josh Bycerjosh@game-wisdom.comOn a recent cast, I spoke with Mike Lee of Fakedice about their …