Methods of Study Design – Experiments

We all are familiar with experiments, we read about them in books or newspapers. Researchers/ scientists perform experiments to validate their hypothesis/ statements or to test a new product. Unlike observational studies, experiments are performed in a controlled environment so that the effect of other external factors/variables can be eliminated from it. Let us understand … Continue reading Methods of Study Design – Experiments

Data Science for Social Good, Summer 2020, Applications are Open

The Data Science for Social Good Summer Fellowship, now hosted at Carnegie Mellon University, is accepting applications. This is a 12-week program to train data scientists about working on projects which positively impact society. There are a number of roles available. FellowsMentorsProject Managers Most applications are due January 31, 2020. They are also still accepting … Continue reading Data Science for Social Good, Summer 2020, Applications are Open

3 Predictions for Cloud Data Science in 2020

As 2020 begins, there has been limited cloud data science announcements so I put together some predictions. Here are 3 things I believe will happen in 2020. 1. Cloud Collaboration I think we are going to see more interoperability between the major cloud providers. For example, Azure Arc now allows you to run Azure products … Continue reading 3 Predictions for Cloud Data Science in 2020

Cloud Data Science News – Beta 8

It is the days between Christmas and New Years, so the there is not much news to share. Here are the few bits of information I could find. News AWS Deep Learning Containers now support Tensorflow 2.0AWS Deep Learning Containers are docker images which are preconfigured for deep learning tasks. Now they support Tensorflow 2.0. … Continue reading Cloud Data Science News – Beta 8

Cloud Data Science News – Beta 6

Wow, the last two weeks were taken over by the flurry of announcements from Amazon. Even though Amazon is taking a break from announcements (probably focusing on Christmas shoppers), there are still some updates in the cloud data science world. Here they are. News Google AutoML for Natural Language goes GAExtracting meaning from text is … Continue reading Cloud Data Science News – Beta 6

Introduce Children to Machine Learning

It is Computer Science Education Week and in 2019 Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence are two of the most popular and influential topics in technology. That is why I was so excited when Code.org launched a training specifically aimed at the topics. It is called AI for Oceans and it is geared for children (or … Continue reading Introduce Children to Machine Learning