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Lee Baker commented on Lee Baker's blog post Free Alternatives to Excel for Data Cleaning
"@Edwin thanks for that - when you've evaluated them, come back and let us all know how you got on. I'm sure your experiences would be valuable to other readers! Cheers"
May 22
Edwin Chuy commented on Lee Baker's blog post Free Alternatives to Excel for Data Cleaning
"There's also Talend Free Data Preparation which is probably a relative basic tool. I'll give those mentioned in the article a try to see how they work for me."
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Hilarious Graphs (and Pirates) Prove That Correlation Is Not Causation

When it comes to storytelling, we have a problem.It’s not our fault though – as human beings we are hard-wired from birth to look for patterns and explain why they happen. This problem doesn’t go away when we grow up though, it becomes worse the more intelligent we think we are. We convince ourselves that now we are older, wiser, smarter, that our conclusions are closer to the mark than when we were younger (the faster the wind blows the faster the windmill blades turn, not the other way…See More
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"@Dipayan, sure - you can use these images, under the following conditions: 1. non-commercial use only 2. you also include a link back to this blog post Hope that's OK! Cheers"
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"I am a Data science trainer. Can I use 2 of the above 3 charts in my contents? If you allow please."
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Hilarious Graphs (and Pirates) Prove That Correlation Is Not Causation

When it comes to storytelling, we have a problem.It’s not our fault though – as human beings we are hard-wired from birth to look for patterns and explain why they happen. This problem doesn’t go away when we grow up though, it becomes worse the more intelligent we think we are. We convince ourselves that now we are older, wiser, smarter, that our conclusions are closer to the mark than when we were younger (the faster the wind blows the faster the windmill blades turn, not the other way…See More
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Hilarious Graphs (and Pirates) Prove That Correlation Is Not Causation

When it comes to storytelling, we have a problem.It’s not our fault though – as human beings we are hard-wired from birth to look for patterns and explain why they happen. This problem doesn’t go away when we grow up though, it becomes worse the more intelligent we think we are. We convince ourselves that now we are older, wiser, smarter, that our conclusions are closer to the mark than when we were younger (the faster the wind blows the faster the windmill blades turn, not the other way…See More
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Chi-Squared Innovations

Chi-Squared Innovations specialise in automating analytical and statistical processes, creating products, applications and services that typically reduce the time taken to go 'from data to story' from months to minutes.

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Hilarious Graphs (and Pirates) Prove That Correlation Is Not Causation

Posted on January 31, 2018 at 6:00am 2 Comments

When it comes to storytelling, we have a problem.

It’s not our fault though – as human beings we are hard-wired from birth to look for patterns and explain why they happen. This problem doesn’t go away when we grow up though, it becomes worse the more intelligent we think we are. We convince ourselves that now we are older, wiser, smarter, that our conclusions are closer to the mark than when we were younger (the faster the wind blows the faster the windmill blades…

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5 Free Data Science Books for the New Year

Posted on January 24, 2018 at 11:00am 0 Comments

Now that Christmas and the New Year are behind us the nights are becoming a little longer with each passing day. Nevertheless, there's still loads of cold winter nights left to endure (unless you're in the Southern Hemisphere, in which case – throw me a shrimp on the barbie!).

It's time to dust off your New Year resolutions from last year (remember those?) and get ready for a new start, a new you and learn some new data skills.

I’ve thrown together a collection of five…

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3 Free Data Science eBooks to Add to Your Summer Reading List

Posted on July 10, 2017 at 7:00am 3 Comments

If you're a regular visitor to our website you'll know that every month we scour the internet seeking out free eBooks to help you on your educational journey. Well, it has been so popular that we decided to create a regular monthly series here at Data Science Central.



I hope this will prove to be a valuable resource to you that you will visit regularly (and invite your friends too).…

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How to Clean Your Data Quickly in 5 Steps

Posted on February 8, 2017 at 3:00am 4 Comments

Let’s face it – cleaning data is a waste of time.

If only the data had been collected and entered carefully in the first place, you wouldn’t be faced with days of data cleaning to do. Worse still, your boss probably doesn’t understand why you can’t just do it in a few minutes. After all, you only need to click a few buttons in Excel, don’t you?

Yeah, right…

 

Well, we all hate data cleaning, but if we get organised and learn a few tricks there are ways to…

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