— In the News —
Being able to work with data is becoming increasingly important but that doesn't mean you need to be a data scientist to be effective.
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Segment is the customer data platform that developers and analysts love because of its elegant APIs and extensive partner ecosystem.
— Tools and Techniques —
Nice intro to word vectors, including links to worthwhile resources and tools.
Check out this series by Tom Augspurger to learn how to write idiomatic pandas.
This new toolkit from OpenAI will help you develop reinforcement learning algorithms.
dat is an open source, decentralized data sharing tool for efficiently versioning and syncing changes to data.
csv-schema can be used to analyze a CSV file and generate database table schema, all within the browser.
— Resources —
The CMS collaboration at CERN released more than 300 TB of data last week, including analysis tools, examples, and "derived datasets" which can be readily analyzed by students.
Here's a curated collection of online tutorials, interactive courses, MOOCs, newsletters, books, and tools for doing Data Science with Python.
— Data Viz —
Here are LOTS of useful tools and resources to help you use color in your data visualizations.