Cloud Data Science News – Beta #3

Here are this week's news and announcements related to Cloud Data Science. Plus, there are some links for Videos and Tutorials. Announcements Google Introduces Explainable AIMany industries require a level of interpretability for their machine learning models. Black box solutions are not always ok. Google is launching Explainable AI which quantifies the impact of the … Continue reading Cloud Data Science News – Beta #3

DataQuest – Free Browser-based Learning for Data Science

DataQuest is a recently launched online data science learning platform for python. The site consists of a gamified series of missions that increase in difficulty as your skills progress. Here are a few other features of the site. Sample Code Live, Interactive Browser-based Coding Environment Step by Step Instructions Instant Feedback Helpful Forums for Q&A … Continue reading DataQuest – Free Browser-based Learning for Data Science

Using Python to Collect data from the Twitter API

Have you ever wished you could create your own dataset from the vast data available from Twitter? Well, wish no longer. I used the Sense Platform to Create a Dataset of Users from the Twitter API. Feel free to use this example to create your own datasets. The next great thing about Sense is: You … Continue reading Using Python to Collect data from the Twitter API

SciPy 2013 Videos

The videos from the SciPy 2013 conference are all available online. See all the videos at the Lanyard SciPy 2013 Conference Directory. Here are a few of my other favorite videos: SciPy 2013 Keynote: IPython: the method behind the madness SciPy 2013 Keynote: The New Scientific Publishers Reproducible Documents with PythonTeX; SciPy 2013 Presentation Julia … Continue reading SciPy 2013 Videos