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This Week in Data Science (July 19, 2016)

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Here’s this week’s news in Data Science and Big Data. Don’t forget to subscribe if you find this useful! Interesting Data Science Articles and News This mind-blowing photo app makes Instagram’s filters look so lame – Prisma acts like your very own Picasso in your pocket. It uses advanced neural networks and artificial intelligence to […]


This Week in Data Science (July 12, 2016)

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Here’s this week’s news in Data Science and Big Data. Don’t forget to subscribe if you find this useful! Interesting Data Science Articles and News Musicmap – Learn about the Genealogy and history of popular music genres through an interactive data visualization. IBM is making a music app that can create entirely new songs just […]


This Week in Data Science (July 05, 2016)

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Here’s this week’s news in Data Science and Big Data. Don’t forget to subscribe if you find this useful! Interesting Data Science Articles and News All the World’s Immigration Visualized in 1 Map – This map depicts the estimated net immigration by origin and destination country between 2010 and 2015. Building High-Performance Data Science Teams […]


This Week in Data Science (June 28, 2016)

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Here’s this week’s news in Data Science and Big Data. Don’t forget to subscribe if you find this useful! Interesting Data Science Articles and News Columbus Wins U.S. DOT’s Smart City Challenge – Columbus, Ohio will receive money to implement automated driving, connected vehicles, and sensor technology in their transportation systems. What’s Really Warming the […]


This Week in Data Science (June 21, 2016)

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Here’s this week’s news in Data Science and Big Data. Don’t forget to subscribe if you find this useful! Interesting Data Science Articles and News Privacy Fundamentalists Are Worried About Smart Toothbrushes – Some people are worried about smart toothbrushes because they fear the privacy of their children could be compromised. 5 Data Acquisition Strategies For […]


This Week in Data Science (June 14, 2016)

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Here’s this week’s news in Data Science and Big Data. Don’t forget to subscribe if you find this useful! Interesting Data Science Articles and News The Impacts Of Big Data On Love, Relationships and Behaviors – By studying communication patterns, can Big Data be used to predict the future success of relationships? Outta My Way! […]


This Week in Data Science (June 07, 2016)

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Here’s this week’s news on Big Data. Don’t forget to subscribe if you find this useful! Interesting Data Science Articles and News Computer science class fails to notice their TA was actually an AI chatbot – “Jill Watson,” a chatbot powered by IBM Watson, was added to the list of teaching assistants for Ashok Goel’s online […]


Data Scientist vs Data Engineer, What’s the difference?

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Co-authored by Saeed Aghabozorgi and Polong Lin. Data Scientists and Data Engineers may be new job titles, but the core job roles have been around for a while. Traditionally, anyone who analyzed data would be called a “data analyst” and anyone who created backend platforms to support data analysis would be a “Business Intelligence (BI) […]


This Week in Data Science (May 31, 2016)

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Here’s this week’s news in Data Science and Big Data. Don’t forget to subscribe if you find this useful! Interesting Data Science Articles and News Project Jacquard: Google And Levi’s Launch The First ‘Smart’ Jean Jacket For Urban Cyclists – Google and Levi combine fashion and technology to create a functional smart jacket. These musicians […]


This Week in Data Science (May 24, 2016)

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Here’s this week’s news in Data Science and Big Data. Don’t forget to subscribe if you find this useful! Interesting Data Science Articles and News Building The Big Data Platform for Your Smart City – Using emerging technologies like Big Data and the Internet of Things, governments aim to build smart cities that understand their […]