Datasets to Practice and Learn Programming, Machine Learning, and Data Science

Many requests have come in regarding the projects I have conducted to learn programming (languages), data science and machine learning. Although I host some basic project examples (e.g., Harry Plotter), I feel an overview of "training datasets" would be more valuable. The internet is full of open-source datasets that allow you to try and learn algorithms, to … Continue reading Datasets to Practice and Learn Programming, Machine Learning, and Data Science

New to R? Kickstart your learning and career with these 6 steps!

This page is for those completely new to R programming. R code can look like old Egyptian hieroglyphs, with weird operators that do not seem to make sense (%in%,<-, or %/%). The R language has been said to have a steep learning curve and although there are many introductory courses and books (see R Resources), it … Continue reading New to R? Kickstart your learning and career with these 6 steps!

Neural Networks 101

Last month, a video by 3Blue1Brown has been trending on YouTube, accumulating already over a quarter of a million views. It only lasts 10 minutes but provides a very good and intuitive explanation of the inner workings of Neural Networks (NN): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aircAruvnKk The Machine Learning & Deep Learning book I wrote about recently provides a more substantial explanation of … Continue reading Neural Networks 101

SQL Resources (Free Courses, Books, Tutorials, & Cheatsheets)

My list of SQL resources is still quite short so if you have additions, please comment below or contact me! There are separate overviews for Data Science, Machine Learning, & Statistics Resources and for R Resources and Python Resources. LAST UPDATED: 15-10-2017 Cheatsheets: SQL Basics Cheatsheet MySQL Cheatsheet by Dave Child SQL Cheatsheet by sql-tutorial.net SQL in one page … Continue reading SQL Resources (Free Courses, Books, Tutorials, & Cheatsheets)