#### The Power and Danger of Statistics

MajorPrep has a video on how easy it is to lie with statistics.

Read More#### A Step-by-Step Look at Gradient Descent

Gradient Descent is the workhorse behind much of Machine Learning. When you fit a machine learning method to a training dataset, you’re almost certainly using Gradient Descent. The process can optimize parameters in a wide variety of settings. Since it’s so fundamental to Machine Learning, Josh Starmer of StatQuest decided to make a “step-by-step” video […]

Read More#### Free Data Science Learning Resources

When I started to pivot my career towards data science, there was not a well-worn path from app developer to data scientist. In fact, I encountered more than a few naysayers when I started. Now in 2019, there are multiple paths forward. Many require significant financial investment, but not all do. All require a fair […]

Read More#### Big Data Visualization

As part of his Data Lit class, Siraj Raval explores the fundamentals of data visualization.

Read More#### SQL Overview for Beginners

- Frank
- February 10, 2019
- Beginner
- Data
- SQL

SQL has been around a while and, as such, it’s an essential skill for wrangling data. Here’s a great video (along with high end animations and VFX) to get you started.

Read More#### Real Talk with Instagram Data Scientist

Springboard talks data science with Mansha, a data scientist at Instagram.

Read More#### Numpy in 5 Minutes

It slices! It dices! And it’s hard to imagine doing data science in Python without it. NumPy is a keystone Python library that’s crucial to learn. Fortunately, Giles McMullen has you covered with this five minute tutorial of NumPy!

Read More#### Introduction to Statistics–Siraj Raval Style

Did you ever want to learn statistics but were waiting for Siraj Raval to teaching it to you in the way only he can? Now, your wait is over.

Read More#### Churn Analysis

Here’s an interesting presentation on customer churn analysis on a mobile company data set.

Read More#### Kaggle Days Paris 2019

In this video, Siraj Raval reports from the recent Kaggle Days event in Paris.

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