Podcast: The Golden Age of Data Science, featuring Gregory Piatetsky

How did a stuffed yellow elephant permanently intertwine itself in history? What is a data scientist? Why is right now the golden age for data science? Data Crunch podcast examines these questions with the help of Gregory Piatetsky-Shapiro and Ryan Henning.

Golden Age I have recently talked to Ginnette Methot and Curtis Seare, who interviewed me for the Data Crunch podcast on Data Science.

Enjoy this podcast episode The Golden Age of Data Science, also on iTunes, and let me know what you think in the comments.


Ginette: "Over the past few years, we've seen these news flashes: Curtis: "With four out of five of these top jobs orbiting data, clearly something's going on here."

Ginette: "I'm Ginette."

Curtis: "And I'm Curtis."

Ginette: "And you are listening to Data Crunch."

Curtis: "A podcast about how data and prediction shape our world."

Ginette: "A Vault Analytics production."

Ginette: "Today is a culmination of everything we've talked about in our series on the history of data science. This is where all the contributions of Florence Nightingale, William Playfair, Ronald Fisher, Ada Lovelace, and many others come together in one place. We'll add a couple more people to this list to answer these two questions: 'What is a data scientist? And why is right now the golden age of data science?'" ...

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