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Bio: Algobeans is a blog by two data scientists, Annalyn Ng (University of Cambridge) and Kenneth Soo (Stanford University). Each tutorial covers the important functions and assumptions of a data science technique, without any math or jargon. They also illustrate these techniques with real-world data and examples.

Decision Trees Tutorial

Decision Trees Tutorial

Would you survive a disaster? Certain groups of people, such as women and children, might be entitled to receiving help first, granting them a higher chance of survival. Knowing whether you belong to one of these privileged groups would help predict whether you would make it out alive. To identify which groups have higher survival rates, […]

Topic Modeling with LDA Introduction

Topic Modeling with LDA Introduction

Suppose you have the following set of sentences: I eat fish and vegetables. Fish are pets. My kitten eats fish. Latent Dirichlet allocation (LDA) is a technique that automatically discovers topics that these documents contain. Given the above sentences, LDA might classify the red words under the Topic F, which we might label as “food“. Similarly, blue […]

Time Series Analysis with Generalized Additive Models

Time Series Analysis with Generalized Additive Models

Whenever you spot a trend plotted against time, you would be looking at a time series. The de facto choice for studying financial market performance and weather forecasts, time series are one of the most pervasive analysis techniques because of its inextricable relation to time—we are always interested to foretell the future. TEMPORAL DEPENDENT MODELS […]