Joseph Mehltretter

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Applied Data Science with Python by University of Michigan: A Course-by-Course Review

One of the first data science specializations I took in Coursera is the five-course sequence from the University of Michigan. The specialization …

15 Life-Changing Books, According to Real Simple Editors

A great read can be transformative—and may even change the way you think about your life. These books, chosen by <i>RS</i> staffers, are so powerful, you’ll …

Books

New App Lets You Bid on Unsold Airline Seats at the Last Minute

Snag a last-minute deal to your dream destination.<p>A new startup is here to reward spontaneous travelers who like to plan trips on a whim, as well as …

Apps

The Best Months to Visit Iceland (Video)

When Iceland's economy buckled under the pressure of a crumbling currency back in 2008, the island instantly became accessible to travelers with a …

European Travel

Which Vietnam Tourist Visa Option is the Easiest / Quickest Choice?

When you travel as much as most of us do, there will be a time when visa requirements for visiting a country get confusing… and expensive. For …

65 Free Data Science Resources for Beginners

In this guide, we’ll share <b>65 free data science resources</b> that we’ve hand-picked and annotated for beginners.<p>To become data scientist, you have a …

15 Vulnerable Sites To (Legally) Practice Your Hacking Skills - 2018 Update - Hacking-News & Tutorials

As technology grows, so does the risk of getting hacked. So, it should come as no surprise that InfoSec skills are becoming more important and more …

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

Chris Pratt's fat-shredding workout for 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2'

The Riker Brothers<p>The Riker Brothers<p><b>Duration</b> 45<p><b>Exercises</b> 8<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p><i>Get the new May 2017 issue of</i> Men's Fitness <i>starring Chris Pratt, available for</i> …

The Russian malware that took down the DNC can now infect Apple computers

There is now a Mac OS X version of the Russian malware used to hack the Democratic National Committee last year and ultimately helped Donald Trump …

Democratic National Committee

With A Few Surprises, Cisco Releases 2017 Annual Cybersecurity Report

At the end of January, Cisco Systems released their annual Cybersecurity Report (ACR) to the world. This report has become something of a tradition for Cisco, with this being the 10 th year running, and it’s always a good resource to keep your finger on the pulse of the rapidly changing field of …

Many Americans Are Experiencing Cybersecurity Breaches [Infographic]

In today’s connected world, cybersecurity is a topic of growing concern. In the United States, we have endured a few major attacks in the last year including the attack on the Democratic National Committee and Yahoo. In addition, many Americans have had their private information hacked and it’s not …

Learn By Example: Statistics and Data Science in R | Popular Mechanics Shop

Introduction<p>You, This course and Us (2:32)<br>• Top Down vs Bottoms Up : The Google vs McKinsey way of looking at data (12:58)<br>• R and RStudio installed (5:10)<p>The 10 second answer : Descriptive Statistics<p>Descriptive Statistics : Mean, Median, Mode (10:07)<br>• Our first foray into R : Frequency Distributions …

Data Science and Statistics: Opportunities and Challenges

We now live in a world where it seems that everything about us is (or soon will be) tracked and recorded: what we eat, what we watch, how we …

Fueling the Gold Rush: The Greatest Public Datasets for AI

It has never been easier to build AI or machine learning-based systems than it is today. The ubiquity of cutting edge open-source tools such as …

Machine Learning

The Complete Introduction to R Programming Bundle | TechSpot Store

<b>Introduction to R Programming</b><p>Jump Into One of the Most Effective Statistical Analysis Tools on Earth<p>It seems like everything these days is driven by …

U.S. Cyber Security News: White House Chief Information Security Officer Reportedly Removed From Position

Cory Louie, the chief information security officer at the White House, has reportedly been removed from his position, according to a report from …

Kitchen Cabinets Organizers That Keep The Room Clean and Tidy

Keeping the kitchen clean and organized is no easy task. It is, however, easier to achieve that when there’s a designated space for everything and …

Essential reading: nine experts on the books that inspired them

From film to philosophy, from music to history and economics, masters of their crafts pick the five books they could not live without<p>Author Alain de Botton is known for applying philosophical concepts to everyday life; his books include <i>How Proust Can Change Your Life</i> (1997), <i>Status Anxiety</i> (2004) …

Download 243 Free eBooks on Design, Data, Software, Web Development & Business from O’Reilly Media

Last week we highlighted for you 20 Free eBooks on Design from O’Reilly Media. Little did we know that we were just scratching the surface of the …

How To Use Brain Science To Be Your Best Self In 2017

Neuroscience offers some handy hacks to learn faster, focus better, and make smarter decisions this year.<p>Resolutions are often an exercise in wishful thinking. People rarely keep them, mostly because they’re vague about their goals and don’t have a plan for following through. But that isn’t the …

5 Machine Learning Projects You Can No Longer Overlook, January

<b>By Matthew Mayo, KDnuggets.</b><p>Previous instalments of "5 Machine Learning Projects You Can No Longer Overlook" brought to light a number of lesser-known …

Machine Learning

Outlier App: An Interactive Visualization of Outlier Algorithms

(This article was first published on <b> DataScience+</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)I was recently trying various outlier detection algorithms. …

Have Fun with Machine Learning: A Guide for Beginners

Also available in Chinese (Traditional).<p>Preface<p>This is a <b>hands-on guide</b> to machine learning for programmers with <i>no background</i> in AI. Using a neural …

How To Turn Financial Data Into Insights - 6 Analytics Everyone Should Know

This column is by Leading Business and Data Expert, Bernard Marr<p>In today’s data-filled world, analytics is an essential part of staying competitive. …

Berkeley AI Materials

More AI Courses at Other Schools<p>These AI courses use some of the Berkeley CS188 materials:<br>(Please let us know if you are and aren't listed!)<p>Verena …

Improve Your Analytics Skills With These 9 Tips

Looking for a worthwhile New Year’s resolution? A resolution that will help your career? A resolution you can keep? Resolve to become a better analyst in 2017.<p>How can you become better at your work? You know the old standbys like attending a class, taking on a challenging project, and networking …

Practical Python and OpenCV: Learn Computer Vision in a Single Weekend

"You can teach me computer vision in a <i>single weekend?</i> How is that possible?" <i>I'll show you...</i><p>Take a sneak peek at what's inside...<p>Inside <i>Practical</i> …

The 10 Best Data Visualization Articles of 2016 (and Why They Were Awesome)

2016 was an astounding year for insightful, informative data visualization articles — here were the top 10 I saw all year (in no particular order), …

How To Become A Data Scientist In 2017

Yesterday LinkedIn released its list of top skills for 2017.<p>Statistical analysis and data mining retained the second spot they held last year while data presentation entered the top 10 for the first time.<p>Both of these skill categories fall under the heading of data science, a term coined in 2001 by …