12 Useful Tips for Machine Learning

Pedro Domingos of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Washington provides a very useful paper with tips for machine learning. The paper is title, A Few Useful Things to Know about Machine Learning [pdf]. Below are the 12 useful tips. LEARNING = REPRESENTATION + EVALUATION + OPTIMIZATION IT’S GENERALIZATION THAT … Continue reading 12 Useful Tips for Machine Learning

Data Science: The Paper that Started it All

Although Tobias Mayer may be known as the first data scientist, he did not coin the term data science. According to Wikipedia, the first use of the term data science was in 2001. Data Science: An Action Plan for Expanding the Technical Areas of the Field of Statistics was published in the April 2001 edition … Continue reading Data Science: The Paper that Started it All