"My perspective is that autoML may "democratize data science", but that it's ease and impact will diminish as adoption widens. There are many examples of tools becoming easier to use, etc. The net result is that everyone uses…"
"Many good points (that I will not reiterate). My only quibble: "I also call BS on claims that assigning mortality odds will improve healthcare - the whole point of the medical profession is helping patients beat those odds, not accepting an…"
"Totally agree with the intent and content of this article. It seems anymore that if someone uses the term "machine learning", the first thing I have to ask is: "What do you mean by machine learning?" (1/2 the time the…"
"Good overview and commentary. I would also point out the larger context of "freelancing" Citizen Data Scientists (with minimal training in data/stats/etc.) create their own problems. And that, in my opinion, the success of most…"
"With the rise of the "citizen data scientist" (or at least the one that can use point/click/GUIs like DataRobot etc.), the potential for biases soars even higher. For all you (us) that worry about the professional data scientist…"
"I suppose an added element of confusion are "data scientists" who claim that what they're doing is somehow new and profound (since it was written in R or, really wow, Python). It's not just "predictive analytics…"