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Who is using regression models with interactions?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Andrew Reid Mar 15. 2 Replies

I believe biostatisticians use it, especially with small data sets, in the context of clinical trials, especially when using dummy variables (e.g. 0/1 for gender.) I am wondering how decision trees…Continue

AI: Miniaturization of Robots

Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Rawson May 18, 2018. 2 Replies

Maybe this seems like science fiction, but I was wondering if some companies are developing robots that are so small, that they are about the size of a virus. You could imagine a swarm of robotic…Continue

Is it better to overpredict, or underpredict?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ethan Scott Mar 14, 2018. 5 Replies

Weather predictions are notoriously difficult for the Seattle area. I have seen many instances in which snow was predicted (say 1 to 3 inches) while the actual amount was much smaller. I assume that…Continue

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Free Book: Lecture Notes on Machine Learning

Lecture notes for the Statistical Machine Learning course taught  at the Department of Information Technology, University of Uppsala (Sweden.) Updated in March 2019. Authors: Andreas Lindholm, Niklas Wahlström, Fredrik Lindsten, and Thomas B. Schön.Source: page 61 in these lecture notesAvailable as a PDF,…See More
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New Data Science Cheat Sheet, by Maverick Lin

Below is an extract of a 10-page cheat sheet about data science, compiled by Maverick Lin. This cheatsheet is currently a reference in data science that covers basic concepts in probability, statistics, statistical learning, machine learning, deep learning, big data frameworks and SQL. The cheatsheet is loosely based off of The Data Science Design Manual by Steven S. Skiena and An Introduction to Statistical Learning by Gareth James, Daniela Witten, Trevor Hastie and Robert Tibshirani. Inspired…See More
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Data analysis and visualization in Perl

Guest blog by Stephan Loyd.Hello everybody, this is my first post here, so forgive me if I screw it up.Let me firstly introduce background of my work. Several years ago I landed onto a Perl job. It also involves some other languages like Python and R, but it was mainly Perl, until last year focus of my role switched and I still do some Perl but much less since then. I was a little bit sad. Perl is indeed a…See More
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Excel Cheat Sheet

This 12-page document lists hundreds of Excel functions and formulas, covering Lookup/Ref FunctionsString/Text FunctionsDate/Time FunctionsMath/Trig FunctionsStatistical FunctionsLogical FunctionsInformation FunctionsFinancial FunctionsDatabase FunctionsEngineering FunctionsFile/Directory FunctionsData Type Conv. FunctionsMore Lookup FunctionsOtherBelow is an extract, featuring a few of the statistical functions:…See More
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30 DeepTech News Briefs

This is the fourth article in a DeepTech Series by Margaretta Colangelo and Dmitry Kaminskiy. Dmitry Kaminskiy, General Partner at Deep Knowledge Ventures, is based in London. Dmitry is Managing Trustee of the Biogerontology Research Foundation. …See More
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[New book] Info We Trust: How to Inspire the World with Data

Creating Info We Trust is a craft that puts the world into forms that are strong and true.  It begins with maps, diagrams, and charts — but must push further than dry defaults to be truly effective. How do we attract attention? How can we offer audiences valuable experiences worth their time? How can we help people access complexity?Dark and mysterious, but full of…See More
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Free Book: Foundations of Data Science (from Microsoft Research Lab)

Posted on May 23, 2019 at 9:00am 0 Comments

By Avrim Blum, John Hopcroft, and Ravindran Kannan (2018). 

Computer science as an academic discipline began in the 1960s. Emphasis was on programming languages, compilers, operating systems, and the mathematical theory that supported these areas. Courses in theoretical computer science covered finite automata, regular expressions, context-free languages, and computability. In the 1970s, the study of algorithms was added as an important component of…

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Free Textbook: Probability Course, Harvard University (Based on R)

Posted on May 23, 2019 at 8:30am 1 Comment

A free online version of the second edition of the book based on Stat 110, Introduction to Probability by Joe Blitzstein and Jessica Hwang, is now available here. Print copies are available via CRC Press, Amazon, and…

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Funny: Medical Diagnostic and Treatment Algorithm - IBM Watson

Posted on April 25, 2019 at 9:00am 1 Comment

Interesting cartoon featuring the decision tree used in medical diagnosis. To see other cartoons about data science, follow this link.…

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Free Book: Lecture Notes on Machine Learning

Posted on April 25, 2019 at 9:00am 0 Comments

Lecture notes for the Statistical Machine Learning course taught  at the Department of Information Technology, University of Uppsala (Sweden.) Updated in March 2019. Authors: Andreas Lindholm, Niklas Wahlström, Fredrik Lindsten, and Thomas B. Schön.

Source: page 61 in these lecture notes…

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At 7:07am on September 22, 2018, aman Ullah said…

Question: A researcher is interested in actual data to research in patterns and build a model for prediction. My question is that if a researcher is interested in actual data why we transform data?

 
 
 

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