Category Archives: Tech

Data Science vs Engineering: Tension Points

This blog post provides highlights and a full written transcript from the panel, “Data Science Versus Engineering: Does It Really Have To Be This Way?” wit

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Self-Education Is Our Best Bet in the Fight Against the Panopticon

Regulation is slow and Big Tech has its own interests, so it’s up to us to understand what we opt in to

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The best Mario Kart character according to data science

The question for an aspiring Mario Kart champion nowadays is “How can I pick a character / kart / tire combination that is in some sense optimal, even if there isn’t one ‘best’ option?”

 

By Henry Hinnefeld

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Excellent Code = Clean and Beautiful Code – The Startup – Medium

Programs must be written for people to read, and only incidentally for machines to execute.

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An End-to-End Project on Time Series Analysis and Forecasting with Python

Time series analysis comprises methods for analyzing time series data in order to extract meaningful statistics and other characteristics…

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The big deal with big data is not (just) the data

Unlock a whole new way of thinking about big data analysis for your business.

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Journalism in the Age of Data: A Video Report on Data Visualization by Geoff McGhee

How journalists are coping with a flood of information by borrowing data visualization techniques from computer scientists, researchers and artists.

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People Think Automation Will Kill Jobs – Just Not Their Jobs | Inc.com

“The low-skilled gig economy job is unsustainable, whereas skilled professionals have the advantage of being difficult to outsource and resistant to automation,” the Thumbtack survey stated.

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Less Pizza and Beer: Why We Need Accelerators for Women

Are traditional accelerators too male-centric? We talked with DreamIt Athena’s Karen Griffith Gryga about why we need accelerators for women.

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