The widely popular Caltech course, Learning from Data, will be offered on EdX this fall. The course starts September 25, 2014, and it will run for 10 weeks. Here is an abbreviated list of the course topics. Linear Models Bias/Variance Neural Networks Cross Validation and much more EdX offers a number of other Data Science … Continue reading Caltech Machine Learning Course Now on EdX
Last week, I got the opportunity to spend some time with the team from Insight Data Engineering. They offer a free program that trains people to be data engineers. Then they help those people connect with a job at an impressive company. The program runs a few times a year and consists of 6 intense … Continue reading Wanna Be a Data Engineer? – Insight Data Engineering Can Help
Individualized Online Data Science Training - Create a series of training materials that can walk a student through different data science topics. The student should be able to go as slow or fast as possible, and it would be even better if mentors could be crowdsourced for help with projects. The training should cost a … Continue reading Data Science Startup Ideas
Stack Exchange, the company that brought Stack Overflow into the world, has recently released Data Science Stack Exchange. This is a site for asking and answering questions related to data science, big data, and machine learning. Oh yes, and it is free.
Zipfian Academy, the company that offers the 12-week immersive training for data science, has just announced 2 new programs. Data Fellows 6-Week Fellowship - A free and intensive program to fill in your knowledge gaps and match you up with a top company. Hurry, applications are due today (June 16, 2014). Data Engineering 12-Week Immersive … Continue reading Zipfian Academy Launches New Fellowship and Data Engineering Programs
Recently, Persontyle launched their School of Data Science. The goal is to produce data science training and education for professionals. Here is a brief list of the type of programs being offered. Data Science/Machine Learning Courses Hadoop Training On-site Corporate Training 6 week Bootcamp for PhD graduates Fellows program for using data science for social … Continue reading School of Data Science Launched by Persontyle
The Coursera platform will once again be hosting the amazing course Introduction to Data Science from the University of Washington. The course will start June 30, 2014. It is free, and it will last 8 weeks. Having taken the course the previous time it was offered, I would highly recommend the course for anyone interested … Continue reading Coursera’s Intro to Data Science Returns