By Gregory Piatetsky,

**@kdnuggets**, Jan 2015.

Several KDnuggets December stories were so popular they made it into all-year top list, so we had to update our previous

list of top KDnuggets 2014 stories published Dec 16.

Here is a new list.

Top stories in 2014 had several themes - Deep Learning, Data Scientist career, education and salary, IBM Watson, resources for learning Data Science tools (especially R and Python), and KDnuggets annual data mining software poll.

The most viewed story had over 18,000 views and most shared had over 600 shares!

### Most viewed stories in 2014

- Does Deep Learning Have Deep Flaws?
- Is Data Scientist the right career path for you? Candid advice
- Four main languages for Analytics, Data Mining, Data Science
- Free Tutorial: Data Science in Python
- Where to Learn Deep Learning - Courses, Tutorials, Software
- KDnuggets Exclusive: Interview with Yann LeCun, Deep Learning Expert, Director of Facebook AI Lab
- Do you need a Masters Degree to become a Data Scientist?
- Sibyl: Google's system for Large Scale Machine Learning
- New Poll: Analytics, Data Mining, Data Science Software Used?
- Gartner 2014 Magic Quadrant for Advanced Analytics Platforms - view report
- Data Scientists Salary Survey: US, Canada, Australia lead
- 9 Free Books for Learning Data Mining and Data Analysis
- One Page R: A Survival Guide to Data Science with R
- Guide to Data Science Cheat Sheets

### Most shared in 2014

- Four main languages for Analytics, Data Mining, Data Science
- Cartoon: Big Data and World Cup Football
- Cartoon: Unexpected Data Science Recommendations
- R and Hadoop make Machine Learning Possible for Everyone
- Will Deep Learning take over Machine Learning, make other algorithms obsolete?
- IBM Watson Analytics vs. Microsoft Azure Machine Learning (Part 1)
- IBM Watson Analytics - Will it Replace Data Scientists ?
- 2015 Predictions: What will happen to big data and data science?
- Most Demanded Data Science and Data Mining Skills
- Update: Top LinkedIn Groups for Analytics, Big Data, Data Mining, and Data Science
- KDnuggets Exclusive: Interview with Yann LeCun, Deep Learning Expert, Director of Facebook AI Lab
- New Poll: Analytics, Data Mining, Data Science Software Used?
- The Big Data of Wearables
- Is Data Scientist the right career path for you? Candid advice