Data Science Live Book

Pablo Casas has published a book freely available online, Data Science Live Book. To quote from the book,

It is a book about data preparation, data analysis and machine learning.

The book is open source, and the code examples are written in R.

Learn Data Science Youtube Channel

Transitioning to a career in data science can be full of unanswered questions. I am here to help you get answers to those questions.

Today, I am launching a new Youtube Channel, Learn Data Science. I will select a question and make a video providing an answer. I will provide some of the answers, and I may have some guests answer the questions as well.

If you have any questions about becoming a data scientist, please leave a comment.

Columbia University Applied Machine Learning Online

Columbia University’s course Applied Machine Learning Spring 2018 by Andreas C. Müller has all the lecture notes, slides, homework, and videos posted online.

Andreas is also the author of the book Introduction to Machine Learning with Python.

DataCamp Community News Site

DataCamp recently launched a new community site, Data Science News, for sharing and discovering data science news. It is similar to Hacker News if you are familiar with that site.

Microsoft Weekly Data Science News for February 23, 2018

Today, I am starting a new weekly series where I will share the latest news related to Microsoft Cloud Data Science Products along with the supplied discription. Disclaimer: I did not author any of these posts, but I wanted to share them.

#Datathon2018: An online Data Hackathon

Data Science Society is organizing the first ONLINE #Datathon2018 – a 48-hours challenge for all people passionate about data, willing to experiment with new types of data, and expand their network of connections in the field globally.

The Online #Datathon2018

The Datathon is one of the initiatives of Data Science Society, happening for the third time, this time fully digital!

The participants will have the chance to work on real- world cases of top companies such as Telenor, Receipt Bank, Ontotext, Kaufland, VMWare, ZenCodeo, and А Data Pro, while working and communicating on an internal platform, supported by the services of the best cloud providers – IBM, Microsoft and Amazon.

NLP,Computer Vision and AI

At the #Datathon2018 are expected many data passionates coming from a variety of backgrounds and interests. Academics and practitioners will have the chance to bring their knowledge in action in three categories of cases – NLP, Artificial Intelligence and Computer Vision. Go out of the theory and see the data from a different perspective while collaborating in a team of like-minded people and learning to deal with unexpected issues regarding the real-world data.

The Mentors

All data scientists, mathematicians, data analytics experts, software engineers and data enthusiasts will have the chance to dive deep in the data and be mentored by internationally renowned experts.

The #Datathon2018 is happening between 9th and 11th of February and the registration is open

Join the Challenge now!