Top KDnuggets tweets, Jan 21-23: Free BigData education, Coursera “pseudo-degree”; What is Hadoop, MapReduce, HDFS

Free #BigData education, including Coursera "pseudo-degree" program for Data Science ; Free #BigData Education: Technical perspective - Learn what is Hadoop, MapReduce, HDFS, Pig; New Book: R and Data Mining: Examples and Case Studies; How significant is columnar storage for Big data analytics - an explanation



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Top 10 Tweets

  1. Free #BigData education, including Coursera "pseudo-degree" program for Data Science bit.ly/YiEFU4
  2. Free #BigData Education: Technical perspective - Learn what is Hadoop, MapReduce, HDFS, Pig, Hive, and more bit.ly/YiFOuS
  3. New Book: R and Data Mining: Examples and Case Studies bit.ly/10gtx5L
  4. How significant is columnar storage for Big data analytics - an explanation b.qr.ae/10ru0lQ
  5. But #BigData is more successful in Urban Planning, with new apps and ideas bit.ly/Tl4DVy
  6. Are data scientists 'Data Animators' who bring #BigData to life? bit.ly/XzjNBT
  7. R is mostly like python but sometimes like SQL - how to deal with loops and missing values, by @mathbabe bit.ly/VrQL8V
  8. RapidMiner 5.3 released: More analytics, more data sources, new marketplace. bit.ly/US4RQY
  9. Big Data and Apache Hadoop Adoption: Key Challenges and Rewards bit.ly/10yLQ6x
  10. IEEE Geospatial Data Fusion Contest bit.ly/UL4c3M