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A Beginner’s Guide to Data Engineering — Part II

Data Modeling, Data Partitioning, Airflow, and ETL Best Practices<p>Recapitulation<p>In <b>A Beginner’s Guide to Data Engineering</b> — <b>Part I</b><b>,</b> I explained that an …

Databases

Data Science Glossary

Getting started in data science can be overwhelming, especially when you consider the variety of concepts and techniques a data scienctist needs to …

Data Science

Parsing HTML with Python

As a long-time member of the documentation team at Scribus, I keep up-to-date with the latest updates of the source so I can help make updates and …

Python Programming

Deep Learning from first principles in Python, R and Octave – Part 3

(This article was first published on <b> R – Giga thoughts …</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<i>“Once upon a time, I, Chuang Tzu, dreamt I was a</i> …

Machine Learning

Python Top 45 Tutorials for the Past Year (v.2018)

If you’re looking for..<p>Open Source Python Projects of the Year (avg. 4,078 ⭐️): Click here<br>• Machine Learning Top Articles of the Year: Click here<p><i>(The</i> …

Python Programming

Building Prediction APIs in Python (Part 1): Series Introduction & Basic Example

Ok, so you’ve trained a model, but now what? All that work is meaningless if no one can use it. In some applications, you can simply create a batch …

Python Programming

The Best Python Books for All Skill Levels

Just about every year is a good year to be investing in Python learning, whether you are a beginner or an expert. Employment opportunities are …

Python Programming

DigitalOcean eBook: How To Code in Python

<b>Download the Complete eBook!</b> <i>How To Code in Python</i> eBook in <b>EPUB format</b><i>How To Code in Python</i> eBook in <b>PDF format</b><br>IntroductionDigitalOcean’s <i>How To Code in</i> …

Python Programming

Web Scraping Tutorial with Python: Tips and Tricks

This post is intended for people who are interested to know about the common design patterns, pitfalls and rules related to the web scraping.

Python Programming

Jupyter Notebook Tricks for Data Science that Enhance your efficiency

As I am taking the great fast.ai course about deep learning, I learn a lot of neat things that can be applied to general software engineering. I am …

Python Programming

Deep learning in production with Keras, Redis, Flask, and Apache

Shipping deep learning models to production is a non-trivial task.If you don’t believe me, take a second and look at the “tech giants” such as …

Python Programming

Credit Modeling with Dask

This post explores a real-world use case calculating complex credit models in Python using Dask. It is an example of a complex parallel system that …

Data Science

The four data science skills I didn’t learn in grad school (and how to learn them!)

Photo by Element5 Digital on UnsplashBefore I get to the meat of this post, I want to make one thing super clear: you do <i>not</i> need a graduate degree to …

Data Science

Setting Up Twitter for Text mining in R.

In this article, we focus on Twitter as a centre of opinions and sentiments across the globe.We set out to mine text from the millions of tweets that …

Social Media

Bokeh vs Dash — Which is the Best Dashboard Framework for Python?

Bokeh vs Dash — Which is the Best Dashboard Framework for Python?In this article, we’ll <b>compare Bokeh and Dash (by Plotly), two Python alternatives</b> …

Python Programming

Make These Perfectly Salted Chocolate Chip Cookies

We don't trust people who don't like these chocolate chip cookies.<p>Just when you thought chocolate chip cookies couldn't get any better—someone sprinkled salt on them. A new classic was born. We finish ours with just a sprinkle of Maldon: The large, craggy flakes really help temper the sugar and …

Dessert

Statistical tools for data analysis and visualization

ggplot(): build plots piece by piece<p>As mentioned above, there are two main functions in <b>ggplot2</b> package for generating graphics:<p>The quick and …

Data Science

An Easy, Intuitive Tool For Making Sense Of Your Data

Tableau’s new Vizable app transforms spreadsheets into information you can actually use and understand.<p>Tableau, the Seattle-based software firm that helps major businesses make sense of their data, is now bringing its data visualization expertise to the everyday user. Their new app, Vizable, …

Love Your Pan: What to Cook (and What Not to) in a Cast Iron

Steak is made for cast iron cooking. A bolognese? Not so much.<p>If we could, we'd shout it from the mountain tops: We love cooking with cast iron. They're durable, efficient, endlessly useful, and make a pretty photo to boot. And yet. And yet, for so many, cast iron pans remain tucked away in the …

Stainless Steel

Sweet Potato Wedges with Lime Mayo

This zesty mayo dip would also go well with sliced red bell peppers and celery sticks before dinner; it’s amazing how many vegetables kids will eat when they’re actually hungry.<p>Ingredients<p>3 sweet potatoes (about 1½ lb.), peeled, each cut lengthwise into 8 wedges<p>2 tablespoon vegetable oil<p>Kosher salt …

Seafood

BRIK Commuter Bike Does Away With Old School Chains In Favor Of A Drive Shaft

There’s pros and cons to living close to where you work. Pro: You can bicycle to your job. Con: Those bastards think they can call you in at any time …

Zucchini Fritters

Squeeze out as much liquid from the grated vegetable as possible. The little bit of cornstarch that the recipe calls for in the batter also helps these zucchini fritters get nice and crispy.<p>Ingredients<p>Soy Dipping Sauce<p>3 tablespoons unseasoned rice vinegar<p>1 tablespoon reduced-sodium soy sauce<p>1 1/2 …

Extreme Sports

Zoku Iced Coffee Maker

A tumbler that turns piping hot coffee – or any other beverage – into a chilled drink in just a couple of minutes. Like Zoku’s slushie maker, the …

Coffee

Soy-Glazed Chicken Thighs with Asparagus and Scallions

A little bit of sweetness makes these especially appealing to pint-size palates.<p>Ingredients<p>2 teaspoons aniseed<p>4 garlic cloves, finely chopped<p>¼ cup fresh lime juice, plus wedges for serving<p>¼ cup reduced-sodium soy sauce<p>2 tablespoons honey<p>8 chicken thighs (about 4 lb.)<p>1 bunch asparagus (about ¾ lb.), …

Seafood

Hazelnut Butter Cake with Sea Salt Caramel

This hazelnut butter cake is covered in a decadent sea salt caramel that will fit in a small saucepan, but make sure you use something larger—the molten sauce bubbles up quite a lot.<p>Ingredients<p>cake<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more<p>1 cup all-purpose flour, plus more<p>½ cup …

Dessert

Make Salted Caramel Sauce from Scratch

Take on the challenge of homemade salted caramel and drizzle over anything and everything<p>There are a lot of important milestones in life: riding a bike, earning your first paycheck, getting married and...making caramel from scratch? Yup. It's a daunting challenge, but you can do it. Come on, you …

Dessert