Meet the Leader of a Data-Driven Work Culture: The Data Science Manager
What does it take to build a data-driven culture at a company? Surely, you’d expect hiring a few people...

Accelerate AICareer insightAccelerate AIposted by Paxtyn Merten Nov 14, 2018

What does it take to build a data-driven culture at a company? Surely, you’d expect hiring a few people...
Three Machine Learning Practices That Keep Your Identity Safe

Three Machine Learning Practices That Keep Your Identity Safe

Machine LearningAccelerate AIposted by Paxtyn Merten Nov 6, 2018

As privacy concerns escalate in the age of big data, developers constantly evolve artificial intelligence and machine learning techniques...
Machine Learning Brings a New Era in the Energy Sector

Machine Learning Brings a New Era in the Energy Sector

Accelerate AIposted by Rudradeb Mitra Nov 1, 2018

(This article is co-authored with Rajiv Dinesh) For more than a century, the energy sector has been driven by centralized...
Six Big Companies That Use Visual Search

Six Big Companies That Use Visual Search

AmazoneBayForever 21GoogleSnapchatvisual searchWayfairAccelerate AIposted by Paxtyn Merten Oct 30, 2018

Companies that use visual search are able to achieve next-level ease and opportunity for people trying to figure things...
How Entertainment and Social Media Giants are Using Machine Learning

How Entertainment and Social Media Giants are Using Machine Learning

facebookMachine LearningnetflixtwitterAccelerate AIposted by Alex Landa Oct 26, 2018

Major names in social media didn’t get there by accident. In addition to their excellent products, marketing, and sales...
The Future of Artificial Intelligence and Agriculture

The Future of Artificial Intelligence and Agriculture

Accelerate AIposted by Mayank K Oct 22, 2018

According to the International Data Corporation (IDC), global spending on artificial intelligence will increase by over 50% and will...
Best Strategies to Hire Data Science and Tech Talent

Best Strategies to Hire Data Science and Tech Talent

Accelerate AIposted by Ron Emery Oct 17, 2018

The game has changed but questions still remain. Welcome to the latest talent acquisition strategies for data science and...
Thomas Wiecki of Quantopian on ‘Minding the Gap’ Between Statistics and Machine Learning at ODSC Europe 2018
Key Takeaways: It’s important for data scientists to understand the so-called “gap” between statistics and machine learning, and how...

ConferencesMachine LearningODSC EuropeStatisticsConferencesposted by Daniel Gutierrez Nov 20, 2018

Key Takeaways: It’s important for data scientists to understand the so-called “gap” between statistics and machine learning, and how...
Find Where to Park in Real Time Using OpenCV and TensorFlow

Find Where to Park in Real Time Using OpenCV and TensorFlow

OpenCVTensorFlowModelingposted by Priya Dwivedi Nov 19, 2018

Introduction How many times has it happened to you that you are searching for a parking spot by driving...
Why Word Vectors Make Sense in Natural Language Processing

Why Word Vectors Make Sense in Natural Language Processing

Natural Language ProcessingNLP/Text Analyticsposted by Spencer Norris Nov 16, 2018

If you’re up-to-date with progress in natural language processing research, you’ve probably heard of word vectors in word2vec. Word2vec is...
An Idiot’s Guide to Word2vec Natural Language Processing

An Idiot’s Guide to Word2vec Natural Language Processing

Natural Language ProcessingNLP/Text Analyticsposted by Spencer Norris Nov 15, 2018

Word2vec is arguably the most famous face of the neural network natural language processing revolution. Word2vec provides direct access...
15 Common Mistakes Made By Newbie Data Scientists

15 Common Mistakes Made By Newbie Data Scientists

Career insightXAICareer Insightsposted by Daniel Gutierrez Nov 14, 2018

Junior data scientists are flooding the field as more and more people are transitioning from other areas, some very...
Dewey Defeats Truman: How Sampling Bias can Ruin Your Model

Dewey Defeats Truman: How Sampling Bias can Ruin Your Model

Sampling BiasModelingposted by Spencer Norris Nov 14, 2018

In the 1948 election season, Thomas Dewey faced off against incumbent Harry Truman for the presidency, running on the...
Self-Driving Cars, Generated News Among Top October Research

Self-Driving Cars, Generated News Among Top October Research

Researchposted by Paxtyn Merten Nov 13, 2018

Self-driving cars. Less biased crowdsourced data. Automatically generated historical accounts. These are some of the topics data science researchers...

Conference video from ODSC Europe 2018: Introduction to Data Science – A Practical Viewpoint – Jesus Rogel-Salazar, PhD

New to data science? Get the primer in layman’s terms here.

Self-Driving Cars, Generated News Among Top October Research
Self-driving cars. Less biased crowdsourced data. Automatically generated historical accounts. These are some of the topics data science researchers...

Researchposted by Paxtyn Merten Nov 13, 2018

Self-driving cars. Less biased crowdsourced data. Automatically generated historical accounts. These are some of the topics data science researchers...
Shared Control For Dynamic Systems Between Humans and Robots

Shared Control For Dynamic Systems Between Humans and Robots

Researchposted by Kaylen Sanders, ODSC Sep 14, 2018

Engineering and computer science researchers at Northwestern University devised a model that forsakes user-only control in favor of an...
Classification Models Predict Community-Specific Interest in News Articles With High Accuracy

Classification Models Predict Community-Specific Interest in News Articles With High Accuracy

Researchposted by Kaylen Sanders, ODSC Sep 11, 2018

A research team hailing from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Raytheon BBN Technologies used features from article content to create...

LSTM enables researchers to track the learning status of class participants in massive open online courses.

Researchposted by Kaylen Sanders, ODSC Aug 15, 2018

Computer scientists at the Harbin Institute of Technology designed a model that makes accurate learning status predictions about MOOC...
Thomas Wiecki of Quantopian on ‘Minding the Gap’ Between Statistics and Machine Learning at ODSC Europe 2018
Key Takeaways: It’s important for data scientists to understand the so-called “gap” between statistics and machine learning, and how...

ConferencesMachine LearningODSC EuropeStatisticsConferencesposted by Daniel Gutierrez Nov 20, 2018

Key Takeaways: It’s important for data scientists to understand the so-called “gap” between statistics and machine learning, and how...
ODSC West 2018 Review: Have You Been to Machine Learning Mecca?

ODSC West 2018 Review: Have You Been to Machine Learning Mecca?

ODSCODSC Westodsc west 2018Conferencesposted by Brandon Dey Nov 9, 2018

With ODSC West 2018 in the history logs, it didn’t disappoint. Conferences can be overblown, and usually in proportion...
An Introduction to Reinforcement Learning Concepts

An Introduction to Reinforcement Learning Concepts

Machine LearningReinforcement LearningConferencesposted by Diego Arenas, ODSC Nov 6, 2018

Individuals interested in reinforcement learning crowded into a room at ODSC Europe 2018. There, Badoo’s lead data scientist Leonardo De Marchi...
How Data Scientists Can Enable Small Businesses to Utilize Their Data

How Data Scientists Can Enable Small Businesses to Utilize Their Data

Accelerate AIposted by Paxtyn Merten Oct 4, 2018

There were 6 million businesses in the United States in 2016. Industry giants like Walmart and Amazon have hundreds...
Three Challenges for Open Data Science

Three Challenges for Open Data Science

Machine Learningodsc eastopen data scienceConferencesposted by Paxtyn Merten Sep 27, 2018

There are three types of lies: lies, damned lies, and ‘big data.’ That’s the message Amazon machine learning director...
ODSC Europe 2018 – Open Source Data Science Project Award Winner: PyMC3

ODSC Europe 2018 – Open Source Data Science Project Award Winner: PyMC3

ODSC Europeodsc grantODSC LondonPyMC3PythonConferencesposted by Alex Landa Sep 24, 2018

Thanks to the efforts of academia, AI labs, and others, significant progress continues to be made in deep learning, machine...
How Tidyverse Guides R Programmers Through Data Science Workflows
Whenever someone asks me how to get into data science using R, I invariably recommend checking out the tidyverse...

RtidyverseRposted by Daniel Gutierrez Nov 19, 2018

Whenever someone asks me how to get into data science using R, I invariably recommend checking out the tidyverse...
Vectorizing Random Number Generators for Greater Speed: PCG and xorshift128+ (AVX-512 edition)

Vectorizing Random Number Generators for Greater Speed: PCG and xorshift128+ (AVX-512 edition)

random number generatorsTools & Languagesposted by Daniel Lemire Nov 8, 2018

Most people designing random number generators program using regular code. If they are aiming for speed, they probably write...
Introducing ODPi Egeria – The Industry’s First Open Metadata Standard

Introducing ODPi Egeria – The Industry’s First Open Metadata Standard

Tools & Languagesposted by John Mertic Nov 5, 2018

Organizations looking to better locate, understand, manage and gain value from their data have a new industry standard to...