What is Dark Data?
Jan26

What is Dark Data?

Dark data is all around us, unseen and unused. Data Science has many buzzwords associated with it: big data, Hadoop, Visualization, machine learning … to mention but a few. One of the most recent to trend is that of dark data. So what is dark data ? Simply put, it’s data that has not been (fully) exploited yet. This can be for a variety of reasons. It can be that it’s simply not been analysed, or it may be that...

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The Learning Data Science Clock v1.1
Feb12

The Learning Data Science Clock v1.1

Really stoked about this as I’ve been working on it for a while. The Learning Data Science Clock 😀 When your starting out, the world of Data Science, one of the tricky parts is trying to work out what you need to learn. There was a great blog post about 6 months ago from Swami Chandrasekaran where he created a MetroMap guide to learning Data Science. That really inspired me, and I wondered if I could take it to the next level....

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Don’t Product Pitch to the Data Scientists
Feb05

Don’t Product Pitch to the Data Scientists

Please Do Not Feed The Data Scientists Product Pitches Data Scientists are interesting bunch of people – they’re generally bright, curious and technically savvy. To have acquired the skills they need, they’ve been around for a while so they’re world-wise. They like ideas, technologies and solutions, but hate waffle and half truths. So if your going to present to a bunch of Data Scientists, do NOT give a product...

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