KDnuggets™ News 14:n35, Dec 29

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  • U. Tartu: Professor of Data Management and Analytics - Dec 19, 2014.
    U. of Tartu, the highest ranked university in the Baltic States, invites applications from outstanding academics for a full-time permanent position of Professor of Data Management and Analytics.

Top Tweets  (see also All top tweets for this month )

  • Year in Review: Top KDnuggets tweets in November - Dec 27, 2014.
    P-values, the "gold standards" of statistical validity, are not as reliable;
    Nate Silver on 3 Keys to Great Information Design;
    Keep this #Python Cheat Sheet handy when learning to code;
    8 Steps to Becoming a #DataScientist.
  • Top KDnuggets tweets, Dec 24-25 - Dec 26, 2014.
    Pregnant women can intuit the sex of their children;
    #Pig and #Python can't fly but can predict Airline delays;
    24 #DataScience, #Statistics, #MachineLearning Resources;
    The 50 Most Innovative CS Depts in USA.
  • Top KDnuggets tweets, Dec 22-23 - Dec 24, 2014.
    Review of #MOOC Learning from Data (#MachineLearning) - the class that changed everything;
    #DeepLearning is like Renormalization: deep link between physics, biology, ML;
    Great list: 20 new #data #viz tools of 2014;
    "Back to the drawing board" - first appeared in New Yorker cartoon in 1941.
  • Top KDnuggets tweets, Dec 15-21 - Dec 22, 2014.
    KDnuggets Cartoon: Unexpected #MachineLearning Recommendations for holidays;
    Review: #DataScience at the Command Line - great book;
    4 questions that reveal whether you have the hottest job skill of 2014;
    Why #Amazon Ratings Might Mislead You: Herding Effects.
  • Top KDnuggets tweets, Dec 17-18 - Dec 19, 2014.
    Why #Amazon Ratings Might Mislead You: The Story of Herding Effects;
    Open Source Tools for Machine Learning;
    #DeepLearning Intelligence Platform - Addressing AML #Terrorism #Financing;
    #NIPS2014 #MachineLearning Trends: Rapid progress in #DeepLearning.
  • Top KDnuggets tweets, Dec 15-16 - Dec 17, 2014.
    KDnuggets Cartoon: Unexpected Machine Learning Recommendations;
    Review: #DataScience at the Command Line - great book;
    Most Demanded Data Science and Data Mining Skills;
    The problem is that many ML researchers are not working on on most impactful areas.

CFP - Calls for Papers  (see also All Calls for Papers )


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