Data Science vs Fake News Contest
Submit a story that clearly exposes a false claim in the news, using data and visualization. This contest is sponsored by KDnuggets, Data For Democracy, and data.world. Submissions due March 10, 2017.
on Feb 27, 2017 in Competition, Data Visualization, Data.world, Donald Trump, Fake News, Politics
Top Stories, Feb 20-26: The Anatomy of Deep Learning Frameworks; Gartner 2017 Magic Quadrant for Data Science Platforms
The Anatomy of Deep Learning Frameworks; Gartner 2017 Magic Quadrant for Data Science Platforms; 17 More Must-Know Data Science Interview Questions and Answers; The Gentlest Introduction to Tensorflow - Part 3; The Origins of Big Data
on Feb 27, 2017 in Top stories
Top KDnuggets tweets, Feb 15-21: curated list of top #DeepLearning papers; Hill for the #DataScientist: An xkcd Story
Sir Austin Bradford Hill for the #DataScientist: An xkcd Story; Attacking #machinelearning with adversarial examples; Hans Rosling: An Appreciation - Great Data Scientist, Great Human #RIP; The Most Popular Language For #MachineLearning and #DataScience Is ...
on Feb 22, 2017 in Adversarial, Computer Vision, Deep Learning, Hans Rosling, Top tweets
Data Scientists Strongly Oppose Trump Immigration Ban
Latest poll of nearly 1000 analytics professionals and data scientists who read KDnuggets shows that 75% worldwide and 77% in the US oppose Trump Immigration Ban. The poll results reveal sharp polarization, with strong views prevailing on both sides.
on Feb 21, 2017 in Donald Trump, Politics, Poll
Top Stories, Feb 13-19: 17 More Must-Know Data Science Interview Questions and Answers • Removing Outliers Using Standard Deviation in Python
17 More Must-Know Data Science Interview Questions and Answers • Removing Outliers Using Standard Deviation in Python • Natural Language Processing Key Terms, Explained • KDnuggets Top Blogger: An Interview with Brandon Rohrer
on Feb 20, 2017 in Top stories
Spark Streaming Innovation Contest
Build a Spark application on StreamAnalytix, a real-time streaming analytics platform and win $10K. Register by March 31, 2017.
on Feb 15, 2017 in Apache Spark, Competition, Impetus, Streaming Analytics
Top KDnuggets tweets, Feb 08-14: 5 Free Courses for Getting Started in AI; Deep Learning for NLP at Oxford, course materials
5 Free Courses for Getting Started in #AI; Python #DataScience tutorial: Making #Python Speak #SQL with pandasql; Course materials: #DeepLearning for Natural Language Processing at Oxford; Resources for Learning AI, courtesy of McGill #AI Society.
on Feb 15, 2017 in AI, Deep Learning, NLP, R Packages, Top tweets
Cartoon: Perfect Valentine’s Dates Found With Data Analysis
New KDnuggets Cartoon shows one example where perfect Valentine's Dates can be found with scientific data analysis.
on Feb 14, 2017 in Alexa, Cartoon, Cortana, Data Scientist, Siri, Valentine's Day
KDnuggets Top Blogs and Bloggers in January 2017
We recognize our top blogs and bloggers in January, who wrote about Machine Learning, CyberSecurity, IoT, Pandas Cheat Sheet, Data Scientist - best job in America, Time Series, Deep Learning, and more.
on Feb 13, 2017 in Top bloggers
Top Stories, Feb 6-12: 5 Career Paths in Big Data and Data Science, Explained • So What is Big Data?
5 Career Paths in Big Data and Data Science, Explained • So What is Big Data? • Making Python Speak SQL with pandasql • 52 Useful Machine Learning & Prediction APIs, updated • Deep Learning Research Review: NLP
on Feb 13, 2017 in Top stories
New Poll: Do you support Trump Immigration Ban?
Express your opinion about Trump Immigration ban and find out what does Google Autocomplete offers when you search for "Trump Immigration".
on Feb 9, 2017 in Donald Trump, Google, Politics, Poll
Top KDnuggets tweets, Feb 01-07: Learning to Learn by Gradient Descent by Gradient Descent
Also #DeepLearning Research Review: Natural Language Processing; K-Means, Other Clustering Algorithms: A Quick Intro with #Python; Why #DeepLearning Needs Assembler Hackers.
on Feb 8, 2017 in Clustering, Deep Learning, K-means, LSTM, Top tweets
Forrester Study: Companies Using Data Science Platforms Are Surpassing The Competition
Companies that regularly exceed shareholder expectations have something in common: 88% of them use a fully functional platform to do data science work. Get the white paper from Forrester to learn more.
on Feb 8, 2017 in Data Science, Data Science Platform, Datascience.com, Forrester, White Paper
Top January Stories: The Most Popular Language For Machine Learning and Data Science Is …
Also 5 Machine Learning Projects You Can No Longer Overlook; Big Data and the Internet of Things don't make business smarter, Analytics and Data Science do.
on Feb 7, 2017 in Top stories
Top /r/MachineLearning Posts, January: TensorFlow Updates; AlphaGo in the Wild; Self-Driving Mario Kart
TensorFlow 1.0.0-alpha; Unknown bot repeatedly beats top Go players online - so far it's undefeated; TensorKart: self-driving MarioKart with TensorFlow; GTA V integration into Universe is now open-source; Keras will be added to core TensorFlow at Google
on Feb 7, 2017 in AlphaGo, Machine Learning, Reddit, Self-Driving Car, TensorFlow
Top Stories, Jan 30-Feb 5: Deep Learning Research Review: Natural Language Processing; Data Scientist – best job in America, again
Deep Learning Research Review: Natural Language Processing; Data Scientist – best job in America, again; 5 Free Courses for Getting Started in Artificial Intelligence; Top R Packages for Machine Learning
on Feb 6, 2017 in Top stories
Data for Humanity – Open Letter
The letter, signed by many leading computer experts, calls for 5 ethical principles when using data: Do no harm, help create peaceful coexistence, help vulnerable people, preserve and improve natural environment, and help create a fair world without discrimination.
on Feb 4, 2017 in Open Data, Roberto Zicari, Social Good
Top arXiv Papers, January: ConvNets Advances, Wide Instead of Deep, Adversarial Networks Win, Learning to Reinforcement Learn
Check out the top arXiv Papers from January, covering convolutional neural network advances, why wide may trump deep, generative adversarial networks, learning to reinforcement learn, and more.
on Feb 3, 2017 in Adversarial, arXiv, Convolutional Neural Networks, Deep Learning, GANs, Neural Networks, Reinforcement Learning
Top KDnuggets tweets, Jan 25-31: Python implementations of Andrew Ng #MachineLearning MOOC exercises
#Python implementations of Andrew Ng #MachineLearning MOOC exercises; This repository contains the entire #Python #DataScience Handbook; What are the best #visualizations of #MachineLearning algorithms? Learn #TensorFlow and #DeepLearning, without a PhD.
on Feb 1, 2017 in Algorithms, Andrew Ng, Data Visualization, Machine Learning, Python, TensorFlow, Top tweets