Data Science Weekly Newsletter - Issue 65

Issue #65

Feb 19 2015

Editor Picks
 
  • Automating the Data Scientists
    Software that can discover patterns in data and write a report on its findings could make it easier for companies to analyze it...
 
 

Data Science Articles & Videos

 
  • Cupid in your network
    Facebook Valentines Study: Single and secretly wondering which of your friends might be able to introduce you to your future soulmate?...
 
 

Jobs

 
  • Senior Data Scientist - Booking.com - Amsterdam

    Booking.com is looking for data savvy professionals to join our team of data scientists. You will be working with stakeholders throughout the company to generate understanding, strategy and suggest actions based on data. As a senior data scientist you will be hands on, but also be expected to take on coaching of more junior co-workers and some management responsibilities. If you consider yourself to be that unique hybrid of data hacker, business analyst, communicator and mentor that maintains a strong customer focus and values pragmatism over perfection, then we’d like to hear from you. Our international team is located in beautiful Amsterdam and a full relocation package is provided...
 
 

Training & Resources

 
  • nosebook
    A nose plugin for finding and running IPython notebooks as nose tests...
 
 

Books

 

  • The Lady Tasting Tea:
    How Statistics Revolutionized Science in the Twentieth Century

    An insightful, revealing history of how mathematics transformed our world...

    "I have taken courses in statistics, taught it many times and solved several statistical problems that have appeared in journals. But until I read this book, I never really thought about it in so deep and philosophical a manner..."

    For a detailed list of books covering Data Science, Machine Learning, AI and associated programming languages check out our resources page.
 
 

Bonus Item!

 

 

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