CDAC, Mumbai has announced the 2018 Series of Short-term Courses on Data Science. Registrations are open for the following courses: Using R for Data Visualisation and Analytics Text Analytics Predictive Analytics and Recommender Systems More details about these courses can be accessed here.
Technology revolution is changing every aspect of the human life. Media and Marketing are no different. Among all the technologies that are contributing to the advancement, Data Science is at the forefront. As Text Data is being continuously generated and consumed in various formats and sizes from a number of varied sources, it is becoming … Continue reading Text Analytics – Getting insights from text
Next series of Short-term courses on Data Science from CDAC Mumbai announced. Registration Open - http://kbcs.in/datascience/
A "strong signal" detected by a radio telescope in Russia that is scanning the heavens for signs of extraterrestrial life has stirred interest among the scientific community. The signal is from the direction of a HD164595, a star about 95 light-years from Earth. Read more...
R is a language and environment for Statistical Computing and Graphics. R provides a free/open source, cross-platform, object-oriented environment to perform data analysis and visualisation tasks. Strength of R lies in its vibrant community, robust package repository and strong graphics capabilities. R provides all necessary tools required for various stages of a data analysis … Continue reading R – your tool for data analysis
ET's editorial on March 11, 2016 talks about AlphaGo and draws some interesting sketches. At one point, "An AI-run factory, goes a joke, employs just a man and a dog. The dog's job is to keep the man away from the factory. Why have the man at all, in that case? Someone has to feed … Continue reading AlphaGo: Possible repercussions and India
We are living in a Data Age. Data is being continuously generated and consumed in various formats, and sizes from a number of varied sources. This data can be a big asset if stored, processed and analysed efficiently in real time with the help of intelligent algorithms. There is a growing interest to utilize such … Continue reading Call for Participation – Short-term Courses on Data Science at CDAC, Kharghar, Navi Mumbai
Overview Raw Vs Processed data Reading data into R Pre-processing Summary analysis Useful data sources Raw Vs Processed data Raw data: Original source of data Comes in wide varieties Hard to use directly for data analysis exercise. Needs to be processed. Processed data Ready for data analysis. Processing involves transforming, subsetting, merging etc. Processing should … Continue reading Data Handling with R
I provide an overview of the data science workflow and highlight some challenges that data scientists face in their work. Source: Data Science Workflow: Overview and Challenges | blog@CACM | Communications of the ACM