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Top Data Science Resources on the Internet right now

I have been looking to create this list for a while now. There are many people on quora who ask me how I started in the data science field. And so I wanted to create this reference.

To be frank, when I first started learning it all looked very utopian ...

Top advice for a Data Scientist

A data scientist needs to be Critical and always on a lookout of something that misses others. So here are some advices that one can include in day to day data science work to be better at their work:

1. Beware of the Clean Data Syndrome

You need to ask ...

Hadoop Mapreduce Streaming Tricks and Techniques

I have been using Hadoop a lot now a days and thought about writing some of the novel techniques that a user could use to get the most out of the Hadoop Ecosystem.

Using Shell Scripts to run your Programs

I am not a fan of large bash commands. The ...

Hadoop, Mapreduce and More – Part 1

It has been some time since I was stalling learning Hadoop. Finally got some free time and realized that Hadoop may not be so difficult after all. What I understood finally is that Hadoop is basically comprised of 3 elements:

  1. A File System
  2. Map – Reduce
  3. Its many individual Components. Let ...