Tools and Techniques
This post on the Netflix Tech Blog explores the technical challenges of video streaming and how statistical models and machine learning techniques are used to overcome those challenges. This is pretty high-level but it's an interesting perspective into the kinds of problems that data scientists at Netflix get to work on.
Pandas is super flexible and it's often possible to perform a given task in multiple ways. To help select which approach is best for a particular problem, this project provides benchmarks for different operations, given various DataFrame sizes.
LabNotebook is a tool that allows you to monitor, record, save, and query your machine learning experiments. This is an Alpha version so expect some issues but it looks promising.
Monte Carlo Tree Search is commonly used in games for selecting the next best move. Here’s a solid introduction to get started with.
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