Daily Archive: February 1, 2017


Data Science vs. Statistics

Data Science is a discipline that’s still is in its infancy.  Many people struggle with a firm definition of exactly what constitutes Data Science and there’s not a lot of PhD level university programs. In this panel discussion at the Royal Statistical Society, data scientists, statisticians, and entrepreneurs discuss Data...


Creating a Twitter Searching App in UWP

My latest article in MSDN Magazine is out today! I wanted to create something that provided the functionality of the old TweetDeck with features that I needed. . How to Create a Twitter Searching App in UWP Currently, I manage several YouTube channels that source content from tweets marked with...


Is It Time for a PhD in Data Science?

Dr. Jennifer Priestley of Kennesaw State University talks about how the next generation of data scientists will be trained. She believes the time is right for a PhD in data science. Hmm, Dr. La Vigne has a nice ring to it. What do you think? Is it time for PhD...