Dryad: Scientific Data Repository

Earlier, I posted about Scientific Data, but unfortunately the site does not host any of the data. Enter Dryad, data hosting is exactly what the site does. The site hosts opendata and any other digital artifacts associated with a research project. Plus the site provides a DOI (Digital Object Identifier) for citing the the artifacts … Continue reading Dryad: Scientific Data Repository

Scientific Data: A new publisher of Data

Nature.com is starting a new publication titled, Scientific Data. The goal is to help researchers publish and discover data. The publication content is called a Data Descriptor. It describes the data, explains the data collection methods, lists the columns, and states other essential information about the dataset. Unfortunately, the site does not host any of … Continue reading Scientific Data: A new publisher of Data

Data Elite: YCombinator for Data Science

Just launched, Data Elite is a new startup incubator for big data, analytics, and data science startups. Actually, here is the exact description from their website. Data Elite is an institution that provides world-class early stage funding, top tier counseling and a home to aspiring Big Data start-ups. The program will be highly selective (5 … Continue reading Data Elite: YCombinator for Data Science

Data Science 201 is now Listudy

The site is live at http://www.listudy.com The internet is filled with wonderful tutorials, blog posts, courses, and articles about learning data science. Listudy aims to be a place to organize and reference those learning resources. The site is in the very early stages, so please be patient and stay tuned for future updates. Also, follow … Continue reading Data Science 201 is now Listudy