Transforming Businesses Through Personalization
In the wake of COVID-19, unprecedented acceleration in digital adoption has significantly re-shaped consumer behavior. The world is experiencing a decade’s worth of digital acceleration over the last few months, leading to significant changes in the way customers interact with brands and how brands interact with... Read more
Fight San Francisco Crime with fast.ai and Deepnote
When most people picture San Francisco and the Bay Area, various positive connotations such as the Golden Gate Bridge, Chinatown, and software companies come to mind. However, like any metropolitan area, its dense population and wealth gap leads to an environment of lots of crime. Thanks... Read more
Anyone that has dealt with Machine Learning (ML) understands that data is a fundamental ingredient to it. Given that a great deal of the world’s organized data already exists inside databases, doesn’t it make sense to bring machine learning capabilities straight to the database itself via... Read more
How to Explain Your ML Models?
Explainability in machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) is becoming increasingly important. With the increased demand for explanations and the number of new approaches out there, it could be difficult to know where to start. In this post, we will get hands-on experience in explaining... Read more
PI and Simulation Art in R
I spent the better part of an afternoon last week perusing a set of old flash drives I’d made years ago for my monthly notebook backups. One that especially caught my attention had a folder of R scripts, probably at least 15 years old — harking... Read more
Announcing the ODSC West 2019 Data Science Award Winners
ODSC was started with a desire to build a community around data science and to make it more accessible. Sheamus McGovern, the founder of ODSC, said: “in this attempt, we owe a debt of gratitude .” Open source work is really... Read more
Machine Learning Guide: 20 Free ODSC Resources to Learn Machine Learning
Machine learning, as with many other topics within data science, involves many skills, tools, languages, frameworks, and more. The #ODSC Machine Learning Guide is our compendium of 20 free resources for you to get started with machine learning, including videos from past ODSC machine learning presentations,... Read more