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Why Does Everyone Need to Learn How to Code? To Understand Data.

NOTE: This post can be more beautifully read via Medium here: Why Everyone Needs to Learn to Code

You just finished the 10-hour javascript lesson on Codecademy, and you’re feeling pretty accomplished. You learned how control structures work, did some object-oriented programming, maybe even built a simple…

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Added by Brian Liou on March 2, 2015 at 10:00am — 1 Comment

40+ Interviews on Data Science Industry

Have you ever wondered what the deal was behind all the hype of “big data”? Well, so did we. In 2014, data science hit peak popularity, and as graduates with degrees in statistics, business, and computer science from UC Berkeley we found ourselves with a unique skill set that was in high demand. We recognized that as recent graduates, our foundational knowledge was purely theoretical; we lacked industry experience; we also realized that we were not alone in this predicament. And so, we…

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Added by Brian Liou on February 18, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments

Crowdsourced Q&A with Peter Norvig on Data Science

*Note this was originally posted at Leada's Blog

When we first began working on Leada, we sought to better understand the data science industry by interviewing professionals in the field. As students simply wanting to learn more about data science, we ultimately created a free resource to inform both undergraduates and professionals about the data science industry. We accomplished this by…

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Added by Brian Liou on August 26, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments

Are You Data Literate: Education for the Information Economy

Over four months ago I, with two partners, began crafting a handbook to inform students and young professionals about the data science industry. We interviewed over 30 data scientists, data analysts, CEOs, and academic professionals from the Chief Economist at Google to the founder of Cloudera. …

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Added by Brian Liou on May 22, 2014 at 8:26am — No Comments

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