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Building Your Own Data Science Platform With Python and Docker

Here’s an interesting talk from PyCon Germany by Joshua Görner, a Data Scientist at BMW. From the video description: Interactive notebooks like Jupyter have become more and more popular in the recent past and build the core of many data scientist’s workplace. Being accessed via web browser they allow scientists to easily structure their work by […]

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Basics of Excel VLOOKUP and HLOOKUP Explained

Excel may be the most widely deployed data management tool in the world. While many people use it, few people understand its more complex features, like VLOOKUP. Leila Gharani has this great tutorial video on how to do a VLOOKUP in Excel and what Excel’s Vlookup and Hlookup formulas are for.

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Siraj Raval on Time Series Prediction

Time series is the fastest growing category of data out there! It’s a series of data points indexed in time order. Often, a time series is a sequence taken at successive equally spaced points in time. In this video, Siraj Raval covers 8 different time series techniques that will help us predict the price of […]

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Live from University of Virginia’s Datapalooza

While Andy and Tim are living it up at the PASS Summit in Seattle, I was at the University of Virginia today running a hands-on-lab showing off the basics of the data science process: ingestion, processing, analysis, and visualization. #2Hosts2Coasts Press the play button below to listen here or visit the show page at DataDriven.tv

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Python Course for Beginners

Python has quickly risen to be the top language for AI and Data Science. A few years ago, the question was “should I learn Python?” now it’s “How can I learn Python?” Thankfully, here’s a great tutorial for beginners that’s thorough and free on YouTube.

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Reflecting on Data Collection in the Wake of Hurricane Florence

Hurricane Florence hit the US East Coast nearly seven weeks ago, yet the cleanup is on going and many people’s lives are still not back to normal.In this DataPoint, Andy talks about the importance to remembering that there are people behind the statistics and data we gather. What prompted me to think about this was […]

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All About that Bayes

In case my previous post had left you wanting to know more about Bayes’ Theorem. With apologies to Meghan Trainor.

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A Friendly Introduction to Bayes Theorem and Hidden Markov Models

Here’s a great introduction to Bayes Theorem and Hidden Markov Models, with simple examples. If you understand basic probability, then you can follow along.

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67 Questions with a Lyft Data Scientist

Siraj Raval asks Brayden McLean 67 questions about life at Lyft as a Data Scientist. Lyft is a ride-sharing company very similar to Uber and is expanding globally. Brayden genuinely wants to help improve the state of the world and talks about how his work at Lyft helps him do that.

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Jake Mannix on Recommendation Systems, Physics, and More

In this episode, Frank and Andy talk to Jake Mannix, an accomplished data engineer who has had an amazing career and an interesting story about he almost didn’t make it to college.. Press the play button below to listen here or visit the show page at DataDriven.tv

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