Edu-Videos | 100 Most Popular Machine Learning Talks at VideoLectures.Net

Machine learning is a subfield of computer science and artificial intelligence that deals with the construction and study of systems that can learn from data, rather than follow only explicitly programmed instructions (wikipedia).

If you are thinking of doing or becoming a Data Scientist or Advanced Analytics professional, you will absolutely need to master Machine Learning. These 100 Most Popular Talks on Machine Learning topics are a great resource to learn. Review List

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Edu-Videos | Learn All About Apache Spark (100x Faster than Hadoop MapReduce)

Apache Spark’s popularity as part of big data analytics solutions is exploding. Spark is an open-source data analytics cluster computing framework originally developed in the AMPLab at UC Berkeley. Spark fits into the Hadoop open-source community, building on top of the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS). However, Spark promises performance up to 100 times faster than Hadoop MapReduce for certain applications…and that’s why you should care!

Spark’s in-memory cluster computing is very well suited to machine learning algorithms. These Videos will give you a nice introduction to Spark, how it’s being used in business and why you should care…Watch Spark Videos…

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Edu-Video | Excellent, “Practical” Talk About Data Science In Today’s Marketplace by Charles Martin

You can always tell when you are listening to someone who knows what they are talking about. In this Edu-video, Charles Martin, an excellent Chief Scientist with over 15 years of ground breaking data science experience with top firms, talks to a class at Cal Berkeley’s Haas Business School. Given the audience, it’s less techie and very practical in nature. Enjoy! Read More

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SkilledUp’s Complete List of Data Science Bootcamps & Fellowships

Cool company alert! SkilledUp, which bills itself as an “education reformer” was built to help you find online courses, gain and increase your skills and prove your worth to employers.

Call it a public service, call it amazing – they call it transforming education. See their complete LIST of DATA SCIENCE Bootcamps & Fellowships! Read More

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Guide | How To Obtain an “Open Source” Masters in Data Science

A Masters in Data Science “Will Hunting Style”. 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 what is needed, it’s 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

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Edu-Video | SVP Data Science George Gemelos of Tapad (AdTech) Discusses “Trade-offs in “Big Data” Architectural Decisions”

George Gemelos , SVP Data Science, of Tapad a leader in cross-platform advertising, discuss how initial Big Data architectural decisions can have downstream effects, as well as the tradeoffs between online and offline Big Data implementations.

Tapad is one of the hottest adtech startups in New York City and the presentation was given at Data Driven NYC Event. Watch Video

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