KDnuggets™ News 14:n21, Aug 13

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  • OpenML: Share, Discover and Do Machine Learning - Aug 11, 2014.
    OpenML is designed to share, organize and reuse data, code and experiments, so that scientists can make discoveries more efficiently. It is an interesting idea to build a network of machine learning.
  • TheWebMiner Price Alert App - Aug 6, 2014.
    Price comparison apps are useful and help make the right purchase decision, but frequently are limited in their abilities. New WebMiner app PriceAlert offers an interesting alternative, now in beta.





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Top Tweets

  • Top KDnuggets tweets, Aug 8-10: Forget SQL vs NoSQL. New trend is HTAP - Aug 11, 2014.
    Forget SQL vs NoSQL. New trend is HTAP: Hybrid Transaction/Analytical Processing; Metrics that Matter - The Key to Perfect Dashboards; Machine Learning Tutorial: The Max Entropy Text Classifier ; Six Thinking Hats and the Life of a Data Scientist.
  • Top KDnuggets tweets, Aug 6-7: Becoming a Data Scientist - Aug 8, 2014.
    Becoming a Data Scientist: MS Program, Bootcamp, or MOOCs?; Statistics is the *least* important part of data science; New Poll: What languages you used for analytics / data mining in 2014; If you love Pizza and #DataScience, here is a unique job for you.
  • Top KDnuggets tweets, Aug 4-5 - Aug 6, 2014.
    Ensemble Methods are the backbone of #MachineLearning - a brief history; Data Scientist role shifting, with companies focusing on Developers; To add #MachineLearning for Python: scikit-learn, for Hadoop: Mahout; Meet Fortune 2014 #BigData All-Stars: data scientists, entrepreneurs, CEOs.


"only a small fraction of all problems are Big Data problems", David J. Hand, quoted in Interview with Michael Berthold, KNIME Founder