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Jump Out of the Jupyter Notebook with nbconvert

Easily Convert Notebooks to Python Scripts and Sharable Files If you’re a data scientist, nbconvert is a great tool to add to your tool belt. With nbconvert you can easily turn your Jupyter Notebook into a Python script from the command line. It also allows you to turn your Jupyter notebook … Read moreJump Out of the Jupyter Notebook with nbconvert

OpenAI’s GPT-2: the model, the hype, and the controversy

Last Thursday, OpenAI released a very large language model called GPT-2. This model can generate realistic text in a variety of styles, from news articles to fan fiction, based off some seed text. Controversially, they decided not to release the data or the parameters of their biggest model, citing concerns … Read moreOpenAI’s GPT-2: the model, the hype, and the controversy

Marco and Hugo discuss the role of data science in large-scale bets and bookmaking.

Hugo Bowne-Anderson, the host of DataFramed, the DataCamp podcast, recently interviewed Marco Blume, Trading Director at Pinnacle Sports. Here is the podcast link. Hugo: Hi there, Marco, and welcome to Dataframed. Marco: Yeah, hi Hugo. Thanks for having me. Hugo: Real pleasure to have you on the show and I’m … Read moreMarco and Hugo discuss the role of data science in large-scale bets and bookmaking.

Time Series Forecasting with Prophet

Learn how to use Facebook’s Prophet to predict air quality Photo by Frédéric Paulussen on Unsplash Producing high quality forecasts is hard for many machine learning engineers. It requires a substantial amount of experience and and very specific skills. Also, other forecasting tools were too inflexible to incorporate useful assumptions. For those … Read moreTime Series Forecasting with Prophet

Setting up Email Updates for Your Scraper using Python and a Gmail Account

Photo by Jamie Street on Unsplash Very often when building web scrapers to collect data, you’ll run into one of these situations: You want to send the program’s results to someone else You’re running the script on a remote server and you want automatic, real-time reports on results (e.g. updates on … Read moreSetting up Email Updates for Your Scraper using Python and a Gmail Account

Building a model? Here’s the first question you should ask

Whether your model is meant to be explanatory or predictive has profound implications for its design Someone somewhere right now is building a model. Many, many people in fact. Whether for a business, an academic study or even personal interest, people have been using mathematics more and more to model real … Read moreBuilding a model? Here’s the first question you should ask

Guide to choosing Hyperparameters for your Neural Networks

https://www.wired.com/2016/12/2016-year-deep-learning-took-internet/ In recent times, Deep Learning has created a significant impact in the field of computer vision, natural language processing, and speech recognition. Due to the large amounts of data being generated day after day, it could be used to train Deep Neural Networks and is preferred over traditional Machine … Read moreGuide to choosing Hyperparameters for your Neural Networks