"There is an overarching litmus test, and only those who can pass this litmus test may be called Data Scientists.
Data Scientists use the Scientific Method http://bit.ly/1rok0en
This is a fundamental distinction. I know that many members of…"
"A good blog, but I have to respectfully disagree that with novel enabling data analytics products, platforms, and SaaS, data scientists will be replaced with full automation of data science. Arguably, these emerging products and solutions will…"
"First, the majority of the companies on the Matt Turck's diagram should have been marked as "Exited - acquisition or IPO", He only marked a fraction of these.
Second, each small rectangle on the diagram is a separate…"
"Horizontal vs Vertical has nothing to do with education. Those who are massively multi-threaded associative thinkers will be horizontal data scientists no matter what - whether they are college dropouts or have PhD degrees. …"
"Facebook data scientists hilariously debunk Princeton "correlation equals causation" based study that says Facebook will lose 80% of users http://tcrn.ch/KYC6lg - by "proving" that Princeton will lose all its students by 2021."