You would think that I am going to talk about new levels of sophistication achieved by cybercriminals. No, here I discuss a different trend: Outright credit card fraud committed by big businesses, in this case Amazon.
While this is about my experience, and involves more than $1,000 in fraudulent transactions over the course of two weeks, I have no reason to believe that I was specifically targeted. Maybe a million customers have faced the same issue. The fraud was reported to the…Continue
Added by Vincent Granville on December 1, 2017 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Published in 2013, but still very interesting, and different from most data science books. Authors: Ian Langmore and Daniel Krasner.. This book focuses more on the statistics end of things, while also getting readers going on (basic) programming & command line skills. It doesn't, however, really go into much of the stuff you would expect to see from the machine learning end of things. …Continue
Added by Vincent Granville on December 1, 2017 at 10:32am — No Comments