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The Best Data Scientists Know How to Tell Stories

When hiring data scientists, people tend to focus primarily on technical qualifications. It’s hard to find candidates who have the right mix of computational and statistical skills. But what’s even harder is finding people who have those skills <i>and</i> are good at communicating the story behind the data.<p>…

Professor Geoff Hinton, who was hired by Google two years ago to develop intelligent operating systems, said that the company is on the brink of developing algorithms with the capacity for logic, natural conversation and even flirtation. The researcher told the Guardian that Google is working on a new type of algorithm designed to encode […]

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Artificial Intelligence

5 Google Analytics Dashboards That Won’t Scare You

Google Analytics can be intimidating for a lot of marketers. By now we all know how important data-driven decisions are for our marketing …

Google Analytics

Big Data and Customer Loyalty: Tesco’s Transformation Under Sir Terry Leahy Explained

Sir Terry Leahy, former Chief Executive of UK supermarket chain Tesco, was at the helm for 14 years. When he started, Tesco was lagging behind the …

What Killed The Infographic?

If you’ve seen fewer experimental data visualizations lately, it’s only because the medium has grown up and gotten a job.<p>A few years ago, the Internet was awash in groundbreaking data visualizations. There was Aaron Koblin’s deeply influential map of flight patterns around the U.S. Periscopic’s …

Holiday cheer

Monica Dee, one of our Asia-based bloggers, ends the holiday season on a high with a charity challenge<p>Read more

A Super Simple Way to Make Landscape Photos POP Using Lightroom

It seems like virtually all outdoor or landscape photographs suffer from the same illness when they come out of the camera. The symptoms are: An …

Photography

Why women are leaving the tech industry in droves

When I moved to the Bay Area in 2007 to run the Wikimedia Foundation, the first thing that struck me was the eerie absence of women. I'd spent most of my working life at the Canadian Broadcasting Corp., where we used to joke that women took power when the men went off to war in 1939, and afterward …

Silicon Valley

Assessing and Comparing Classifier Performance with ROC Curves

By onNovember 26, 2014 in Machine Learning Process<p>The most commonly reported measure of classifier performance is accuracy: the percent of correct …

Evaluate Yourself As a Data Scientist and Use The Results To Build Amazing Data Science Teams

By onNovember 24, 2014 in Start Machine Learning<p>What skills do you need to be a data scientist?<p>I read an interesting data-driven approach to …

A modern guide to getting started with Data Science and Python

Python has an extremely rich and healthy ecosystem of data science tools. Unfortunately, to outsiders this ecosystem can look like a jungle (cue …

6 Google Analytics tools your company probably isn’t using but should

Google Analytics is a powerful and free service that businesses often use to measure the effectiveness of their online marketing campaigns. The system is genuinely intuitive and offers many services that businesses have used since it first debuted.<p>Many companies use Google Analytics for these more …

22 Beautiful and Easy DIY Christmas Wreath Ideas

Christmas is rapidly approaching and we have lots of things to take care of before the holiday. There are presents that need to be bought and we also …

Which fashion retailer should you buy?

Which fashion retailer shares should you buy? Stock experts reveal their festive picks<p>By<p>Published: 03:51 EDT, 16 November 2013 | Updated: 08:52 EDT, …

10 Tips for Using Evernote Effectively

Evernote is a tool for keeping track of, well, everything. At least everything as far as digital information goes, or information that can be digitized. Evernote comprises a Web-based service and clients for Windows, Mac OS X, mobile devices, and extensions for Web browsers. It’s a service I’ve …

15 Life Hacks For Your Tiny Bathroom

You won't want to do all of these at once, but if you pick one or two of them, you might be surprised at how much your life improves. Or just feel proud that you did something productive.

Framing

Best Painting Tips from Around the Web

You can never have too much help when it comes to getting a good paint finish so I’ve compiled a list of <b>all</b> my best painting tips as well as some …