Jonathan Owen

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Best national parks for spectacular sights but modest crowds

We’d never throw shade at Yosemite or Grand Canyon. But they are, well, kind of popular —Yosemite got 4 million visitors last year, Grand Canyon 5.5 million.<p>Want to strike out on your own? These five national parks will amaze you with their scenic grandeur and surprise you with their lack of crowds.

Data Storytelling: Separating Fiction From Facts

Data is playing a larger role in day-to-day business conversations than ever before. The ability to communicate with data is now a necessity for business leaders, frontline employees, and everybody in between. People who may have easily avoided discussing data in the past are finding numbers being …

Data Visualization

Become a programmer with the Interactive Coding Bootcamp

The ability to code is one of the most valuable and sought-after skills around, with professionals able to earn salaries upwards of $75,000.<p>If it appeals to you as a vocation, then you should check out the Interactive Coding Bootcamp<i>,</i> which readies you for the world of development work, and it …

R vs Python: head to head data analysis

<b>By Vik Paruchuri,</b> Dataquest.io.<p>There have been dozens of articles written comparing Python and R from a subjective standpoint. We’ll add our own …

Seven Books Every MBA Student Needs to Read

The MBA Startup Reading List<p>I consider myself incredibly fortunate to have spent my summer in Palo Alto, California, interning on the data science …

The Most Underrated BBQ Cities in America

When it comes to barbecue, opinions are like pork butts: there's almost always a rub. There's a reason the term "mecca" gets thrown around about …

BBQ

Data Mining Using Machine Learning

Understand how machine learning algorithms help do data analysis.

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Recipes

5 New R Packages for Data Scientists

by Joseph Rickert<p>One great beauty of the R ecosystem, and perhaps the primary reason for R’s phenomenal growth, is the system for contributing new …

The 37 best websites for learning a new skill

These websites and apps cover myriads of science, art, and technology topics.<p>They will teach you practically anything, from making hummus to building apps in node.js, most of them for free.<p>There is absolutely no excuse for you not to master a new skill, expand your knowledge, or eventually boost …

All 30 Recipes from the Hot 10 Best New Restaurants 2015

Want to cook like a chef in the Hot 10? Try one of these straight-off-the-menu recipes.<p><b>Want to cook like a chef</b> at one of the Hot 10 best new restaurants in America? Try one of these straight-off-the-menu recipes from the pages of the September issue of <i>Bon Appétit</i> (and catch our 2016 list here!).

Cooking

Everyday Joy: The 8 Best Scotches Under $50

Tamdhu 10 Year Old<p>Not a big name, not a million years old, but one excellent Speyside scotch. Tamdhu flies under the radar because, for years, its …

Aberdeenshire

The best free courses on the web for becoming a data science master

If you’re just getting into data science, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. Did you waste all that time in college for nothing? Are you going to be far …

16 Classic Pasta Recipes Most Definitely Worth Mastering

From baked ziti to bolognese, these 16 classic recipes will make you a pasta pro in no time.<p><b>There are an endless amount of excellent pasta recipes.</b> Instead of going down the rabbit hole, focus on these 16 classic versions. They're all excellent, and will make you a pasta master in no time.

Italian Food

10 Chicago restaurants that don't get nearly the credit they deserve

Travel: Touring Scotch Whisky Distilleries in Speyside, Scotland

The trouble with drinking whisky in Scotland is the regret you experience the moment you get home. No matter how long you spend there and how much …

15 (New! Exciting!) Ways to Season Grilled Chicken

Make your grilled chicken better by doctoring it up with one of these 15 seasoning ideas. From Japanese spice blends to fish sauce, your bird is about to get a whole lot better.<p>Grilled chicken doesn't <i>need</i> much more than salt, pepper, and a little char. But hey—when were we ever ones to settle for …

Recipes

This R Data Import Tutorial Is Everything You Need

(This article was first published on <b>The DataCamp Blog » R</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>You might find that loading data into R can be quite …

How data mining works

Every time you shop, you leave a trail of it behind. Same, when you surf the web, put on your fitness tracker or apply for credit at your bank. In …

Homemade Jerky: Where Whiskey and Beef Are a Match Made in Heaven

The ultimate road food tastes better homemade.<p>Most people think of jerky as gas station bounty: tasteless, chewy, and wrapped in cheap plastic. But Pamela Braun, a Dallas-based cook, makes far better road food. The author of <i>Jerky Everything</i> (The Countryman Press), out August 3, is all about healthy …

Elote (Mexican Grilled Corn)

Servings<p>This recipe is great for serving family-style: Put all of the ingredients out separately and let your guests top the corn however they wish. Watch the step-by-step video here.<p>July 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Vegetable oil, for brushing<p>1 teaspoon chile powder<p>½ teaspoon cayenne powder<p>8 ears of corn, …

Recipes

Mini-glossary: Big data terms you should know

These 20 terms are essential to learn if your IT job requires you to work with big data in any capacity.<p>When it comes to assembling a list of key big …

Techblogger - About software development companies

Имплантация зубов в Могилеве от лучшей стоматологии города<p>Появление частых проблем с зубами, как правило, связано с каким-либо заболеванием, к …

10 R packages for Machine Learning

Needless to say, R is one of the most efficient and effective tools for analysing and manipulating data for statistical purpose. To add to that, R …

Statistical tools for data analysis and visualization

Visualization and interpretation<p>We’ll use the following functions [in <i>factoextra</i>] to help in the interpretation and the visualization of the …

In-wall wiring guide for home A/V

Crutchfield advisor Norm has worked on hundreds of whole-house wiring jobs.<p>This guide will help you save money by doing your own small-scale in-wall …

10 Greek Recipes for That Backyard BBQ

Most of us don’t have a tradition of serving foods with Greek flavors at a cookout, but we should. The lemon, salty fish, vivid cheeses, and olive …

Here's How To Make the Best BLT of Your Life: Add Fire

When it comes to upgrading your everyday BLT, the solution's simple: Fire up your grill.<p>For the home cook who wants to smoke a better brisket but has no plans to work at a restaurant, Joe Carroll's new book, <i>Feeding the Fire</i>, is required reading. The New Jersey-born chef didn't grow up with barbecue …