Thursday, June 23, 2016

Essential Skills for Data Science and Data Analytics Careers



1. Statistics/Mathematics

2. Data Mining/Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence


Data Analytics and Data Mining - Difference Explained


Machine Learning - Blog

3. Data Frameworks like Hadoop


What is Hadoop? Text and Video Lectures

4. Special programming languages for statistics  - R and Python

5. Database and SQL skills for Structured data.

6. NoSQL skills for unstructured social media data.


NoSQL Databases

http://www.kdnuggets.com/2016/05/10-must-have-skills-data-scientist.html

http://www.kdnuggets.com/2014/11/9-must-have-skills-data-scientist.html

Updated 26 June 2016

Artificial Intelligence - Books List and Information - Table of Contents.



2013

Artificial Intelligence: The Basics

Kevin Warwick, Professor of Cybernetics Kevin Warwick
Routledge, 01-Mar-2013 - COMPUTERS
https://books.google.co.in/books?id=b16pAgAAQBAJ


2012

Artificial Intelligence: A Beginner's Guide

Blay Whitby
Oneworld Publications, 01-Dec-2012 - Computers - 192 pages
https://books.google.co.in/books?id=TKOfhnUhgS4C


2010

Artificial Intelligence: Foundations of Computational Agents

David L. Poole, Alan K. Mackworth
Cambridge University Press, 19-Apr-2010
https://books.google.co.in/books?id=B7khAwAAQBAJ


2008

Fundamentals of the New Artificial Intelligence: Neural, Evolutionary, Fuzzy and More

Toshinori Munakata
Springer Science; Business Media, Jan 1, 2008 - 272 pages


This significantly updated 2nd edition thoroughly covers the most essential & widely employed material pertaining to neural networks, genetic algorithms, fuzzy systems, rough sets, & chaos. The exposition reveals the core principles, concepts, & technologies in a concise & accessible, easy-to-understand manner, & as a result, prerequisites are minimal. Topics & features: Retains the well-received features of the first edition, yet clarifies & expands on the topic Features completely new material on simulated annealing, Boltzmann machines, & extended fuzzy if-then rules tables

https://books.google.co.in/books?id=lei-Zt8UGSQC

Updated  26 June 2016, 27 June 2015

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

NoSQL Databases


The term was started in 2009

10 things you should know about NoSQL databases
By Guy Harrison, August 26, 2010
http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/10-things/10-things-you-should-know-about-nosql-databases/


Introduction - Presentation
http://martinfowler.com/articles/nosql-intro-original.pdf


2013  Introduction to NoSQL - Video Presentation by Martin Fowler

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GOTO Conferences

http://martinfowler.com/nosql.html

https://www.mongodb.com/

http://www.nosqlweekly.com/  - Subscribe to their weekly. They provide a python weekly also.


Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Friday, June 3, 2016

Data Science Competitions



https://www.kaggle.com/competitions



Active Competitions on 3 June 2016
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