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
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
The 2013 Strata + Hadoop World Conference is currently going on in New York City. Many of the keynotes will have video streaming live on Tuesday and Wednesday (Oct 29 and 30). Watch and enjoy. If for some reason you cannot watch via the livestream, most of the keynotes are usually placed on Youtube shortly … Continue reading Strata + Hadoop World 2013 Live Stream
For some humor on this Friday, here is the Top 10 Ways You Know You’re a Data Scientist by Fico Labs. I would add number 11: You think the list is funny.
In case you do not live in New York City or you did not attend Data Gotham, do not worry because nearly all the videos and talks are posted on the Data Gotham 2013 Youtube page. Below is a panel discussion on data and privacy.
After launching Listudy a couple days ago, I have 2 days worth of Google Analytics to show. I do not know exactly how to interpret these numbers, but I will do my best to provide some insights below. 5884 pageviews - That number is not huge, so the site did not explode and go viral. … Continue reading Some Numbers On the Launch of Listudy
Once again this fall, Dr. Rachel Schutt will be teaching Introduction to Data Science at Columbia University. Dr. Kayur Patel, a computer scientist at Google, will also be aiding in the teaching of the course. Like last year, a blog will be maintained for the course. The blog is worth following as it contains tons … Continue reading Columbia Intro to Data Science 2.0
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
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
Don't forget about the Kalido Data Science Webinar taking place tomorrow.