Is that a baby bump in your status? Janet Vertesi tried to keep her pregnancy a way from the social networks. Did she succeed? What was the price? (high) http://time.com/83200/privacy-internet-big-data-opt-out/ Spurious Correlation – “marriages in Alabama are causing deaths by electrocution” – the nightmare of every data scientist. Are two variable correlated? Is one the cause […]Read more "5 interesting things (23/5/2014)"
A while ago I was asked a question about Spatial database and figured out I didn’t know anything about it. So, I use this platform to document my learning about this topic. What is Spatial data? The first lesson in “database 101” is that the design of a database should fit to the queries made […]Read more "Learning: Spatial database"
MailPin -Turn an email to a web page – For me it is a cool tool that I probably won’t use but it is cool and that is also important thing those days.http://mailp.in/ 10 years to LiMux project – “How Munich switched 15,000 PCS from Windows to Linux”. Interesting both on the technological aspect and both on […]Read more "5 interesting things (16/5/2014)"
I have recently took “R programming” course in Coursera. This is the second course I take there. Before that I took “Machine Learning” course which was much heavier course with respect both to what was taught, to the course length and to the assignments and other requirements. In the world of SciPy, Numpy, Pandas and […]Read more "Coursera R programming course"