Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  'Python'
Latest

Web Scraping for Data Science — Part 2

By   /  May 4, 2016  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders, Data Education, Data Science Blogs, Data Science News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

steve-miller-300x224

Click here to learn more about author Steve Miller. Read Part 1 of this blog series here. Between R and Python, analytics pros are covered on most data science bases R-Python. In last month’s blog, I discussed simple webscraping using Python in a Jupyter notebbok, the nifty css-generating tool SelectorGadget, and the Python XML and HTML handling package lxml. […]

Read More →
Latest

A Guide to Python and R: When to Use Which for What

By   /  April 11, 2016  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Science News, Data Science News, Articles, & Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data  /  No Comments

python

by Angela Guess Roger Huang recently wrote in The Next Web, “At Springboard, we pair mentors with learners in data science. We often get questions about whether to use Python or R – and we’ve come to a conclusion thanks to insight from our community of mentors and learners. Data science is the sexiest job […]

Read More →
Latest

Web-Scraping for Data Science – Part 1

By   /  April 6, 2016  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders, Data Education, Data Science Blogs, Data Science News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

steve-miller-300x224

Click to learn more about Steve Miller. Scraping data from the web is a task that’s essential to the data scientist’s hacking portfolio. The complexity of work ranges from sophisticated crawling that mandates understanding the structure of dynamic web pages along with command of css and/or xpath, to the more mundane “just grabbing a table […]

Read More →
Latest

The Evolution of Python for Data Science

By   /  February 26, 2016  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders, Data Education, Data Science Blogs, Data Science News, Articles, & Education, Smart Data Blogs, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

steve-miller-300x224

Click here to learn more about author Steve Miller. I’ve been programming in Python for almost 15 years. When I started around 2001, I was doing most of my non-statistical work in C and Perl, the early days of Fortran, PL/I, and Pascal thankfully by then long gone. Just as with R for statistical computing, I […]

Read More →
Latest

Most In-Demand Data Science Skills of 2016

By   /  February 25, 2016  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Science News, Data Science News, Articles, & Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data  /  No Comments

pyt

by Angela Guess Seamus Breslin recently wrote in InsideBigData, “Big data has been the watchword for a while in IT, so it’s no surprise that data science skills are in hot demand and the job has perhaps mischievously been labelled as the ‘sexiest job in the 21st century’ by the Harvard Business Review. It’s a […]

Read More →
Latest

Cloudera’s Ibis Will Bring Together Python and Hadoop

By   /  July 22, 2015  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Science News, Data Science News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

ibis

by Angela Guess Serdar Yegulalp reports for InfoWorld, “Scientists and mathematicians have long loved Python as a vehicle for working with data and automation. Python has not lacked for libraries such as Hadoopy or Pydoop to work with Hadoop, but those libraries are designed more with Hadoop users in mind than data scientists proper. Cloudera’s […]

Read More →
Latest

Semantic Web Job: Java JEE/C++ Developer

By   /  September 10, 2014  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

Net Consultants is looking to recruit a Java JEE/ C++ Developer with experience in RDF. The position description states, “Contract for US Citizen working at Government contractor in Rancho Bernardo on an archived image library system. Technical Qualifications/Experience Required: C++ Developer 3+ years Java JEE and C++ development SQL/Oracle Development on Linux/Unix environment Writing SW for […]

Read More →
Latest

5 Ways to Add Machine Learning Java

By   /  August 7, 2014  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Serdar Yegulalp of InfoWorld recently wrote, “After spending decades in the shadows as a specialty discipline, machine learning is suddenly front and center as a business tool.”

Read More →
Latest

GraphLab Create Aims To Be The Complete Package For Data Scientists

By   /  July 15, 2014  /  Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Education  /  No Comments

by Jennifer Zaino Data scientists can add another tool to their toolset today: GraphLab has launched GraphLab Create 1.0, which bundles up everything starting from tools for data cleaning and engineering through to state-of-the-art machine learning and predictive analytics capabilities. Think of it, company execs say, as the single platform that data scientists or engineers […]

Read More →
Latest

In Demand Big Data Skills Include Hadoop, NoSQL, & Python

By   /  May 6, 2014  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, NoSQL News, NoSQL News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

py

by Angela Guess Serdar Yegulalp of InfoWorld reports, “The demand for job skills related to data processing — NoSQL, Apache Hadoop, Python, and a smattering of other such skills — has hit all-time highs, according to statistics collected by tech job site Dice.com. The biggest gains, though, are for all things NoSQL. Dice claims the number of job […]

Read More →