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Most popular Coursera courses using R

datamindjo from r-bloggers.com ranked most popular Coursera courses using R by their popularity on Facebook and Twitter.

This is Top 10:

  1. Social Network Analysis
  2. Statistics one…
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Data Science

State of Deep Learning – Neuron inspired Artificial Intelligence

10/22/2014 @RRE Ventures, 54 W 21st, NY

Bit.ly/bots-and-brains-nyc, @BotsAndBrains

Rob Fergus @Facebook and @NYU talked about an application of #NeuralNets to #ClassifyImages. He talked about deep learning which is built on a hierarchy of feature extractors. 306 more words

Data Analysis

What is a utility function in recommender systems?

Let us go back to recommender systems as I did not mention last week.   Last month I found that customers’ preference and items features are key to provide recommendations. 404 more words

Big Data

Accountability: It's what all the cool kids are doing...

In an effort to make sure I stay in the game and get my thesis done, I’m making daily accountability reports. What better place to do that than on my long-neglected Explorations in Rhetoric blog? 109 more words

Research Methods

Weighting and Reweighting #MRX

Here are the relevant stages of a research project.

  1. create a sampling plan based on the required characteristics for the project

  2. go into field and gather data from research participants such that the returns look similar to the sampling plan…
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Marketing Research

Data science MOOCs

Hello cool world,

I just wanted to give a list of MOOCs that are currently going on. Even if the course is no long active you can still use their resources to improve your skills. 146 more words

This statistical model can predict outbreaks of violence in Liberia

“Causation is not correlation” is a favorite mantra of statistics nerds. To see why, just look at a few charts on the blog Spurious Correlation… 550 more words