I'm happy and proud to announce that our newest online course - Introduction to Data Science for Software Engineers - is live!Created for software engineers who want to become familiar with popular machine learning technologies and get something into production sooner rather than later, Introduction … Read more about Introduction to Data Science for Software Engineers is Live!
The Spring cohort of the District Data Labs Data Science Project Incubator is coming to a conclusion with Pitchfest this Friday evening. I'm inviting you to join us and check out the projects that the teams will be presenting! … Read more about DDL Data Science Project Pitchfest 3
Following the Black Hat Data Wrangling talk that Travis Hoppe and I did to kick off the 2016 year of Data Wranglers DC, the next four months is going to be awesome. Here's the lineup: … Read more about The Next Four Months at Data Wranglers DC
On November 13, 2013 I founded Data Wranglers DC (DWDC). The focus of Data Wranglers has and is data engineering, the 80-90% of time spent on data projects that most people don't like to talk about. It includes everything from gathering and cleaning data to engineering the IT systems to gather, … Read more about Announcing the Data Science Studio User Group
During the dotcom boom of 2000 I found myself in a catch 22: I couldn't get a tech job without experience, but I could get experience without a job. Fast forward to 2016. Companies are scrambling to build data teams and can't find enough experienced people. But how can you, someone new to data … Read more about District Data Labs Incubator Now Accepting Applications
When my daughter Palamee was younger she watched a cartoon with a character named Special Agent Oso. Oso would complete his missions using three simple steps. In a recent conversation I was asked to provide my definition of data science. Today I'm going to provide that definition in not three easy … Read more about Data Science in Five Steps
Over the past few months I started hearing the term "data pipeline" more and more at the local data meetups. Curious as to just what that meant, I looked it up. In this post I'm going to tell you what I found, and more importantly provide real-world examples of data pipelines you can use for your … Read more about Examples of Data Pipelines You Can Build Today
Join me on November 16th, 2015 at 1:00 PM (New York) and 10 AM (California), for a free webinar - How to Choose a Data Science Tool. On this webinar you’ll discover: The four phases of selecting the tool that’s right for you and your team 10 key points to consider before you start your … Read more about Upcoming Webinar: How to Choose a Data Science Tool