# Tag: Jupyter

**How Feature Engineering Can Help You Do Well in a Kaggle Competition – Part I**- Jun 8, 2017.

As I scroll through the leaderboard page, I found my name in the 19th position, which was the top 2% from nearly 1,000 competitors. Not bad for the first Kaggle competition I had decided to put a real effort in!**Data Science for Newbies: An Introductory Tutorial Series for Software Engineers**- May 31, 2017.

This post summarizes and links to the individual tutorials which make up this introductory look at data science for newbies, mainly focusing on the tools, with a practical bent, written by a software engineer from the perspective of a software engineering approach.**KDnuggets™ News 17:n13, Apr 5: What makes a great data scientist? Best R Packages for Machine Learning**- Apr 5, 2017.

Also Best R Packages for Machine Learning; Deep Stubborn Networks - A Breakthrough Advance Towards Adversarial Machine Learning; A Short Guide to Navigating the Jupyter Ecosystem.**A Short Guide to Navigating the Jupyter Ecosystem**- Mar 31, 2017.

This post presents a no-nonsense overview of the Jupyter ecosystem, and a few tips, tricks and concepts you may find useful for navigating it.**Top KDnuggets tweets, Mar 22-28: Big #DataScience: Expectation vs. Reality**- Mar 29, 2017.

Also A Gentle Introduction To Graph Theory; An Overview of #Python #DeepLearning Frameworks; The Great Algorithm Tutorial Roundup.**Moving from R to Python: The Libraries You Need to Know**- Feb 24, 2017.

Are you considering making a move from R to Python? Here are the libraries you need to know, how they stack up to their R contemporaries, and why you should learn them.**Jupyter Notebook Best Practices for Data Science**- Oct 20, 2016.

Check out this overview of Jupyter notebook best practices as pertains to data science. Novice or expert, you may find something of use here.**Top KDnuggets tweets, Aug 17-23: Approaching (Almost) Any #MachineLearning Problem; #Database Nirvana – can one query language rule them all?**- Aug 24, 2016.

In Search of #Database Nirvana - can one query language rule them all? Google Cloud Datalab: #Jupyter meets #TensorFlow, #cloud meets local deployment; Approaching (Almost) Any #MachineLearning Problem; The Gentlest Introduction to Tensorflow Part 1.**Visualizing 1 Billion Points of Data: Doing It Right – Aug 18 Webinar**- Aug 11, 2016.

Join Continuum Analytics on August 18 for a webinar on Big Data visualization with the datashader library. Save your spot today!**Top KDnuggets tweets, Jul 13 – Jul 19: Bayesian #MachineLearning, Explained; Introducing JupyterLab**- Jul 20, 2016.

Bayesian #MachineLearning, Explained; JupyterLab: the next generation of the #Jupyter Notebook; On the importance of democratizing #ArtificialIntelligence**Statistical Data Analysis in Python**- Jul 18, 2016.

This tutorial will introduce the use of Python for statistical data analysis, using data stored as Pandas DataFrame objects, taking the form of a set of IPython notebooks.**Top KDnuggets tweets, Jul 6 – Jul 12: Statistical Data Analysis #Python #Jupyter Notebooks; Modern Pandas Notebooks**- Jul 13, 2016.

Statistical Data Analysis in #Python (#Jupyter Notebooks); Modern Pandas: idiomatic Pandas notebook collection; New (free) book by @rdpeng: #rstats Programming for #DataScience**Jupyter+Spark+Mesos: An “Opinionated” Docker Image**- May 31, 2016.

Check "opinionated" Docker-based stacks for Jupyter, including one to combine Jupyter and Spark right out of the gate.**R or Python? Consider learning both**- Mar 8, 2016.

The key to become a data science professional is in understanding the underlying data science concepts and work towards expanding your programming toolbox as much as you can. Hence, one should understand when to use Python and when to pick R, rather mastering just one language.**Using Python and R together: 3 main approaches**- Dec 10, 2015.

Well if Data Science and Data Scientists can not decide on what data to choose to help them decide which language to use, here is an article to use BOTH.**Building and Sharing R packages made easy with Anaconda**- Sep 15, 2015.

"R Essentials" bundle comes with Jupyter, IRKernel, and over 80 of the most used R packages and dependencies for data science, and get Conda, the leading package manager for data science. Free Anaconda download.