Data Science

How to Master Data Science On Your Schedule

In a recent survey by LinkedIn, data scientists were listed as the top jobs for recent graduates, starting with a median salary of $93,000, not bad. …

Business Intelligence

Master the Best Tools for Making Smart, More Informed Business Decisions

Data science is becoming more and more vital to any business's success, and this massive bundle will help you get a grip of what all those numbers …

Big Data

Factcheck: Climate models have not 'exaggerated' global warming

A new study published in the Nature Geosciences journal this week by largely UK-based climate scientists has led to claims in the media that climate …

Climate Change

How Does a Recommendation Engine Work?

Shopping is a necessity for every human being. And when we shop, we tend to buy products recommended by people we trust. That's why, in the digital …

Big Data

HP-48 Statistics

The binomial distribution was discovered by Jacques Bernoulli in 1713, and was soon applied to games of chance. It is a discrete distribution that …

Statistics

U.S. Business Cycle Risk Report - 20 September 2017

Recent hurricanes have taken a bite out of US economic momentum, but the trend is only battered rather than broken. Surveying a broad set of …

Economy

pinp 0.0.2: Onwards

The YAML segment can be used to select font size, one-or-two column mode, one-or-two side mode, linenumbering and watermarks (#21 and #26 addressing …

R Language

Big Data In Nonprofits | Articles | Big Data

The nonprofit sector is, apparently, booming. According to the New York Times, ‘The overall economy has been expanding slowly, but at least one …

Big Data

Immigration and Voting for the Far Right | Journal of the European Economic Association

Does the presence of immigrants in one's neighborhood affect voting for far right-wing parties? We study the case of the Freedom Party of Austria …

Immigration

Data Visualization with Tableau Desktop 9 Bundle | ZDNet Academy

<b>Tableau Desktop 9 Qualified Associate Training</b><p>Get Up to Speed with One of the Top Data Visualization Tools on Earth<p>Tableau 9 is one of the leading …

Data Visualization

Modelling sequences and temporal networks with dynamic community structures

Article |<p>Open<p>Tiago P. Peixoto &<br>• Martin Rosvall<p><i>Nature Communications</i> <b>8</b>, Article number: 582 (2017)<br>• doi:10.1038/s41467-017-00148-9<br>• Download …

Creative Commons

Geospatial analysis in R

• Exercises<br>• Exercise 01 -- Getting R and RStudio<br>• Exercise 02 -- Univariate plots<br>• Exercise 03 -- Bivariate plots and descriptive statistics<br>• Exercise 04 -- …

Using categorical data in machine learning with python: from dummy variables to Deep category…

From dummy variables to Deep category embedding and Cat2vec — Part 1 (Basic Methods)<p>Intro<p>Evaluation<p>We get a log-loss of <b>0.457</b>.<p>Embedding Methods<p>Method …

Machine Learning

An Introduction to Spatial Econometrics in R

4 Spatial Econometrics in R<p>When dealing with space one must bear in mind Tobler’s first law of geography “Everything is related to everything else, …

Updating indexes with partition maintenance

An index is basically a structure that maps keys (values) in columns to the physical location of their corresponding rows in a table. So if you move …

Python Programming

Invoking Azure ML Web Services from Excel, Using Power Query

<i>This post is authored by Amita Gajewar, Senior Data Scientist at Microsoft.</i><p>Problem Statement<p>Microsoft Azure Machine Learning Studio lets data …

Databases

12 Visualizations to Show a Single Number

(This article was first published on <b>R – Displayr</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>Infographics, dashboards, and reports often need to highlight …

Infographics

Nylon Calculus: How accurately can we predict NBA Playoff berths and similar scenarios?

Sometimes, teams that are expected to be strong playoff contenders but wind up being pretty unlucky, whether that be due to injury, strength of …

NBA

Software

POST-MARKETING SAFETY SURVEILLANCE SOFTWARE:<p>GSEE Method for R <br>R code for implementing Group Sequential Estimating Equations<p>GSEE Method for SAS <br>SAS …

Microsoft uses analytics and data science to enhance the user experience

Core Services Engineering (formerly Microsoft IT) is enhancing user experiences for Microsoft employees—such as finding information and communicating …

Big Data

Time Series Analysis in R Part 1: The Time Series Object

Many of the methods used in time series analysis and forecasting have been around for quite some time but have taken a back seat to machine learning …

R Language

Explaining Prospect Capital's Recent Dividend Reduction (Includes November 2017-January 2018 Dividend Projection)

Readers familiar my prior PSEC dividend sustainability articles knew there was mounting pressure for the company to reduce its dividend heading into …

Stocks

Hurricane Irma’s rains, visualized with R

(This article was first published on <b>Revolutions</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>The USGS has followed up their visualization of Hurricane …

Hurricane Irma

Pirating Web Content Responsibly With R

(This article was first published on <b>R – rud.is</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>International<p>CodeTalk Like A Pirate Day almost slipped by …

SEO

RecSys 2017 Highlights · Guz's blog

RecSys 2017 Highlights<p>In this post I will give my personal thoughts on some articles from 2017 ACM Conference on Recommender Systems, that I chose …

Machine Learning

Here's How to Master Machine Learning and Boost Your Career

Machine learning is considered one of the highest paying tech skills in the country. For the average machine learning engineer position, you’re …

Machine Learning

Master AI & Achieve the Impossible with 10 Courses & 63.5 Hours of Training in Machine Learning

<b>Quant Trading Using Machine Learning</b><p>Play the Markets Like a Pro After 11 Hours of Integrating Machine Learning into Your Investment …

Machine Learning

In Raw Numpy: t-SNE

This is the first post in the <i>In Raw Numpy</i> series. This series is an attempt to provide readers (and myself) with an understanding of some of the most …

Deep Learning

Analyzing Data Science Job Roles and Qualifications

Takeaway – Hadoop/AWS/Spark<p>Well Hadoop is the most popular framework over the 1000 job postings for each search query, followed by Spark and AWS. For …

Machine Learning

Whether Hurricane Maria Will Hit U.S. Depends on Which Spaghetti Plot You Look At

As Hurricane Maria strengthens in the Atlantic—it's now a Category 3 storm—the "spaghetti plots" meteorologists use to visualize potential storm …

Weather