Video | Methods For Streaming Data Analysis and Online Learning by Reknowned John Myles White

This talk was recorded at the New York Open Statistical Programming meetup at Knewton last week. In this talk, John Myles White, Princeton Ph.D, Research Scientist at Facebook, surveys some basic methods for analyzing data in a streaming manner.

He focuses on using stochastic gradient descent (SGD) to fit models to data sets that arrive in small chunks. He also describes how these methods allow ML systems to adapt to user data in real-time. Watch Video…

Response To –> “Is Data Science Just “Sexed Up” Statistics?”

Overview: Ciara Byrne, journalist for Fastcolabs.com has a piece out  titled: ” Is Data Science Just “Sexed Up” Statistics?”. It’s a hot topic right now as frustration grows – likely among the Statistician crowd, who likely wonder if their pay grade might rise if they changed that damn title to “reality”!  But as Ciara poses the […]

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