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Text Analytics: Make Text Machine-Readable

Text Analytics: Make Text Machine-Readable

Develop an understanding of text analytics, text conforming, and special character cleaning. Learn how to make text machine-readable. Text Analytics for Machine Learning: Part 2 Last week, in part 1 of our text analytics series, we talked about text processing for machine learning...

LIGO | Listening to the Melody of the Universe

LIGO | Listening to the Melody of the Universe

LIGO is a gravitational observatory. Learn about the fascinating science behind the LIGO detectors and what does the future hold.In this LIGO presentation hosted by Data Science Dojo, Dr. Muzammil A. Arain discussed: • The fascinating science behind the LIGO detectors• The basics of gravitatio...

Text Mining: Breathing Structure to the Unstructured

Text Mining: Breathing Structure to the Unstructured

All of these written texts are unstructured; text mining algorithms and techniques work best on structured data.Text Analytics for Machine Learning: Part 1 Have you ever wondered how Siri can understand English? How you can type a question into Google and get what you want? Over the next week, ...

Custom R Models in Azure Machine Learning

Custom R Models in Azure Machine Learning

The bike-sharing dataset will be a perfect example to build a Random Forest model in Azure Machine Learning and R in this custome R models blog.The bike-sharing dataset includes the number of bikes rented for different weather conditions. From the dataset, we can build a model that will predict...

MLaaS: Deploy & Host Predictive Models Through Webservices

MLaaS: Deploy & Host Predictive Models Through Webservices

MLaaS Overview This Azure tutorial will walk you through deploying a predictive model in Azure Machine Learning, using the Titanic dataset.The classification model, covered in this article, uses the Titanic dataset to predict whether a passenger will live or die, based on demographic information....

Data Science for Social Good | Non-Profit Data Science Fellowship

Data Science for Social Good | Non-Profit Data Science Fellowship

Data Science Dojo's non-profit data science fellowship program selected fellows to use data science for social good in their respective careers.Redmond Startup Enables Non-Profit Data Science Training Redmond, Washington – March 7, 2016 – Data Science Dojo, an educational start-up, has selec...

Machine Learning As A Service Tutorial: Deploy the Models!

Machine Learning As A Service Tutorial: Deploy the Models!

You can use Microsoft Azure ML or Amazon ML to build your machine learning model, but what's the difference between the two approaches? Have you noticed that we have two machine learning demos on our site that allow you to deploy predictive models? The Titanic Survival Predictor is designed to ...

Liberating the Data Artist - Rethinking Creativity in Data Science

Liberating the Data Artist - Rethinking Creativity in Data Science

Can data ever be significant without interpretation and visualization? Here's why data artists and creative thinking matter in data science.  Data Artists and Creative Thinking In a recent Atlantic article on the rise of the data artist, a stark distinction is drawn between data presen...

Measuring Generosity and Activism with Political Contributions

Measuring Generosity and Activism with Political Contributions

What does the data look like for political contributions when we look at each state? How generous is each state, and what does state activism look like?Generosity and Activism by State A few days ago, I published an article about analyzing financial contributions to political campaigns. When we...

Analyzing Financial Contributions to Political Campaigns

Analyzing Financial Contributions to Political Campaigns

Political candidates not only need votes but they also need money. Here's how the campaign finance data set from 2012 looks like.Understanding Individual Political Contribution by Occupation of Top 1% vs Bottom 99% A political candidate not only needs votes, they need money.  In today’s multi-...