Now hiring BIG DATA SCIENTISTS (2ª fortnight July 2018)


Gracias a todas las compañías que enviáis los enlaces de ofertas de empleo relacionadas con Big Data Science. A continuación os dejo las ofertas de las dos últimas semanas del mes de JULIO de 2018, junto con las estadísticas de las ofertas publicadas en lo que llevamos de año. Data Scientist Data scientist – Predictive…

Data mining reveals fundamental pattern of human thinking


Word frequency patterns show that humans process common and uncommon words in different ways, with important consequences for natural-language processing. by Emerging Technology from the arXiv Back in 1935, the American linguist George Zipf made a remarkable discovery. Zipf was curious about the relationship between common words and less common ones. So he counted how often…

Predicción de la Copa Mundial FIFA 2018


by Dataevo Tan atípico fue el cuadro final del Mundial de Rusia que ningún estudio previo al torneo pudo predecir los resultados que terminamos viendo del mismo. La predicción más popular, elaborada por varias instituciones académicas, sólo pudo acertar dos encuentros de los octavos de final: La selección croata solo tenía un 6% de posibilidades…

Evolutionary algorithm outperforms deep-learning machines at video games


Neural networks have garnered all the headlines, but a much more powerful approach is waiting in the wings. by Emerging Technology from the arXiv With all the excitement over neural networks and deep-learning techniques, it’s easy to imagine that the world of computer science consists of little else. Neural networks, after all, have begun to outperform…

Man vs. machine: An A.I. algorithm attempts to break a world speed record


Artificial intelligence algorithms may be able to beat grandmasters at chess, defeat champion players at Jeopardy!, and vanquish the world’s best Go players. One thing they can’t do: Beat the world’s zippiest cyclist for the speed record of the fastest human-powered vehicle at 83.13 mph. After all, the record includes the word “human” in its name. That may be…

Pandas Cheat Sheet: Data Wrangling in Python


This cheat sheet is a quick reference for data wrangling with Pandas, complete with code samples. by Karlijn Willems By now, you’ll already know the Pandas library is one of the most preferred tools for data manipulation and analysis, and you’ll have explored the fast, flexible, and expressive Pandas data structures, maybe with the help of DataCamp’s Pandas…

Now hiring BIG DATA SCIENTISTS (1ª fortnight July 2018)


Gracias a todas las compañías que enviáis los enlaces de ofertas de empleo relacionadas con Big Data Science. A continuación os dejo las ofertas de las dos primeras semanas del mes de JULIO de 2018, junto con las estadísticas de las ofertas publicadas en lo que llevamos de año. Data Scientist Data Engineer BigData para…

A Day in the Life of Americans


Posted by Nathan Yau. Post HERE From two angles so far, we’ve seen how Americans spend their days, but the views are wideout and limited in what you can see. I can tell you that about 40 percent of people age 25 to 34 are working on an average day at three in the afternoon. I can tell you…

R for Big Data in One Picture


Posted by Vincent Granville This picture originally posted here covers the following topics: Basic stack Integrated platforms Visualization Data formats Large & out-of-memory data Hadoop Glue As backend GPU in-database analytics Parallel Efficiency Packages To zoom in, view picture in the original article, or click on picture. The original article also provides a detailed listing of all the 100+…