**When Bayes, Ockham, and Shannon come together to define machine learning** - Sep 25, 2018.

A beautiful idea, which binds together concepts from statistics, information theory, and philosophy.

Tags: Bayes Theorem, Machine Learning

**How Bayesian Inference Works** - Nov 15, 2016.

Bayesian inference isn’t magic or mystical; the concepts behind it are completely accessible. In brief, Bayesian inference lets you draw stronger conclusions from your data by folding in what you already know about the answer. Read an in-depth overview here.

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Tags: Bayes Rule, Bayes Theorem, Bayesian, Inference, Statistics

**History of Data Mining** - Jun 22, 2016.

Data mining is a subfield of computer science which blends many techniques from statistics, data science, database theory and machine learning. Here are the major milestones and “firsts” in the history of data mining plus how it’s evolved and blended with data science and big data.

Tags: About Gregory Piatetsky, Alan Turing, Bayes Theorem, Data Mining, DJ Patil, History, Vladimir Vapnik

**Bayes Theorem for Computer Scientists, Explained** - Feb 16, 2016.

Data science is vain without the solid understanding of probability and statistics. Learn the basic concepts of probability, including law of total probability, relevant theorem and Bayes’ theorem, along with their computer science applications.

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Tags: Bayes Theorem, Probability, Statistics

**Top KDnuggets tweets, Feb 26 – Mar 1: Bayes Theorem explained with Lego; 10 Cool #BigData Cartoons** - Mar 2, 2015.

Cute and Educational: Bayes Theorem explained with Lego; 10 Cool #BigData Cartoons #TGIF; #DataMining Indian Recipes finds spices make negative food pairing more powerful; Key Take-Aways from Gartner 2015 MQ for #BI & Analytics Platforms.

Tags: Bayes Theorem, Cartoon, Gartner, Indian Food, Lego, Trevor Hastie