In this article + interview from MastersInDataScience, learn information on “How to Become a Data Scientist” and read an interview with Lisa Qian, Data Scientist at Airbnb about what she does on the job.
[Continually Updated] MastersInDataScience.org has culled together a list of 23 of the best US Universities/Colleges that offer a Masters in Data Science. Read More
Whether you’re completely new to computer science or have a decent programming background (without formal training), this is a great FREE Course from Harvard called CS50 “Introduction to Computer Science”.
It can also be taken for certification or course credits as well (info in article). It’s easy to follow along and has received much praise from the 10’s of thousands who’ve taken it to date. In this post you will have direct access to all the video lectures and links to do more. Read More…
Great (free) Machine Learning course for beginners by Caltech University. Introduction to; supervised, unsupervised, and reinforcement learning. Components of the learning problem. Lectures 1 of 18 of Caltech’s Machine Learning Course – CS 156 by Professor Yaser Abu-Mostafa. Watch Video
VIDEO | Apache Flink: A Quick Guide to the Next Generation Stream Processing Platform with Dr. Vladimir Bacvanski’s, founder of SciSpike, a company doing custom development, consulting and training. He is the author of the O’Reilly course “Introduction to Big Data”. Watch Video
FREE eBook: “Analyzing the Analyzers” An Introspective Survey of Data Scientists and Their Work By Harlan Harris, Sean Murphy, Marck Vaisman Publisher: O’Reilly There has been intense excitement in recent Read More
“Scaling makes your life difficult, Scaling can take hours, days, or weeks to perform which may delay needed data processing”
A FREE Masters in Data Science. More and more people are learning on-line via the flood of excellent “open source” resources of classes, ebooks, software, etc. Clare Corthell has created a website to allow anybody to take virtually the same curriculum offered for a Masters in Data Science for Free.
Will it be an official Masters? No, but an official Masters is not always what is needed. Often its the knowledge and experience working with the tools and techniques necessary to actually do Data Science. For some, this free curriculum will allow business-line leaders, Analysts and Programmers from other fields to fill in the education gaps and get better at their job, as well as, one step closer to being an actual Data Scientist. Read More
This article is several years old, but it’s still very relevant today. I get asked this question all the time by students. Hope you find it helpful. – Ted
(Refreshed Post) Predictive Analytics Made Easy!
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