Book | “Numsense – Data Science for the Layman”

This book has been written in layman’s terms as a gentle introduction to data science and its algorithms. Each algorithm has its own dedicated chapter that explains how it works, and shows an example of a real-world application. To help you grasp key concepts, they stick to intuitive explanations and visuals.

Online Course | “Understanding Data Science” with Doug Rose (via Lynda)

Online Course |  “Understanding Data Science” with Doug Rose (via Lynda) By Chris McCabe Last weekend I took the Lynda course “Understanding Data Science ” with Doug Rose.  The class is designed for those that do not intend to be Data Scientists but want to become familiar with the process and terminology.  The class has […]

Edu-Video |”Building a Production Machine Learning Infrastructure” – Josh Wills /Dir. Data Scientist

(Reposted due to popular demand) Another great video from Josh Wills. Josh is Sr. Director of Data Science at Cloudera and has a gift for making fairly complicated technology explanations very digestible to the novice and intermediary techie.

What I most love about this video is how Josh explains -very clearly – the issue of translating analytics Machine Learning on a large set of data records (many individuals) and making it work well in a “real life” production environment on a single individual (think eCommerce). Watch Video

Edu-Video | “EDWARD”: A Library for Probabilistic Modeling, Inference, and Criticism | ML NYC Meetup

“Edward”: A library for probabilistic modeling, inference, and criticism Abstract—Spotify-Talk-(2017-01-19) Probabilistic modeling is a powerful approach for analyzing empirical information. In this talk, I will provide an overview of Edward, a software library for probabilistic modeling. Formally, Edward is a probabilistic programming system built on computational graphs,supporting compositions of both models and inference […]

VIDEO | Dr. Andy Feng, VP Architecture at Yahoo! | “Large-Scale Machine Learning” | 2016 CSL Student Conference

The University of Illinois’ Coordinated Science Laboratory had it student run conference last month. This video is Dr. Andy Feng – VP Architecture at Yahoo! He leads the architecture and design of big data and machine learning initiatives. “In this talk, we illustrate Yahoo use cases and datasets, and explain the evolution of big-data technology stack.” Watch Video

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