More Free Data Mining, Data Science Books and Resources
More free resources and online books by leading authors about data mining, data science, machine learning, predictive analytics and statistics.
on Mar 25, 2015 in Book, Data Mining, Data Science, Free ebook, Machine Learning
White House report on Big Data and Differential Pricing
White House report examines how companies are using big data and analytics to charge different prices to different customers (price discrimination), looks at both benefits and risks, and concludes that many concerns can be addressed by existing anti-discrimination and consumer protection laws.
on Mar 14, 2015 in Big Data, Discrimination, Pricing, White House
Top Big Data influencers of 2014, according to HadoopSphere
Top big data influencers of 2014 include analysts Mike Gualtieri and Curt Monash, IBM and TDWI media, Spark and Scala products, Ben Lorica @bigdata and Gregory Piatetsky @kdnuggets on social media, Data Collective and AngelList co-founder.
on Mar 13, 2015 in About Gregory Piatetsky, Apache Spark, Big Data Influencers, Hadoop, IBM, Influencers, Kafka, Kirk D. Borne, Mike Gualtieri, Scala, TDWI
Machine Learning Table of Elements Decoded
Machine learning packages for Python, Java, Big Data, Lua/JS/Clojure, Scala, C/C++, CV/NLP, and R/Julia are represented using a cute but ill-fitting metaphor of a periodic table. We extract the useful links.
on Mar 11, 2015 in Big Data Software, Java, Julia, Machine Learning, NLP, Python, R, Scala, scikit-learn, Weka
Chapter Download from “Data Mining Techniques”
Download this chapter from "Data Mining Techniques" (3rd Edition), by Gordon Linoff and Michael Berry, and learn how to create derived variables, which allow the statistical modeling process to incorporate human insights.
on Mar 9, 2015 in Data Mining, Derived Variables, Gordon Linoff, JMP, Michael Berry
Hurwitz: Cognitive Computing and Big Data Analytics
New book from Judith Hurwitz and associates on Cognitive Computing is a comprehensive guide to the subject, providing both the theoretical and practical guidance technologists need.
on Mar 5, 2015 in Big Data Analytics, Book, Cognitive Computing, Hurwitz, IBM Watson
The Elements of Data Analytic Style – checklist
Jeff Leek book "Elements of Data Analytic Style" had a rocket launch, thanks to author course on Coursera. The book includes a useful checklist that can guide beginning data analysts or serve for evaluating data analyses.
on Mar 4, 2015 in Book, Checklist, Data Analytics, Jeff Leek, Leanpub, Reproducibility