Data Science Tutorials
Develop your data science skills with tutorials in our blog. We cover everything from intricate data visualizations in Tableau to version control features in Git.
Using Python to Power Spreadsheets in Data Science
Learn how Python can be used more effectively than Excel, with the Pandas package.
June 12, 2018
Python String to DateTime: How to Convert Strings to DateTime Objects in Python
In the tutorial, learn everything about the Python datetime module. Find a step-by-step guide for strings to datetime conversion, along with code samples and common errors.
March 3, 2023
Visualize the training parameters, metrics, hyperparameters or any statistics of your neural network with TensorBoard!
June 6, 2018
Installing Anaconda on Mac OS X
This tutorial will demonstrate how you can install Anaconda, a powerful package manager, on your Mac.
June 5, 2018
Custom Templates for Jupyter Notebooks with Jinja2
Learn how to create custom export templates for your Jupyter Notebooks using Jinja2.
May 30, 2018
How to Install and Use Homebrew
Discover Homebrew for data science: learn how you can use this package manager to install, update, and remove technologies such as Apache Spark and Graphviz.
May 23, 2018
Random Forest Classification with Scikit-Learn
This article covers how and when to use Random Forest classification with scikit-learn. Focusing on concepts, workflow, and examples. We also cover how to use the confusion matrix and feature importances.
February 24, 2023
pandas read csv() Tutorial: Importing Data
Importing data is the first step in any data science project. Learn why today's data scientists prefer the pandas read_csv() function to do this.
February 27, 2023
Demystifying Generative Adversarial Nets (GANs)
Learn what Generative Adversarial Networks are without going into the details of the math and code a simple GAN that can create digits!
May 9, 2018
Long to Wide Data in R
Learn why you would transform your data from a long to a wide format and vice versa and explore how to do this in R with melt() and dcast()!
May 8, 2018
GFLASSO: Graph-Guided Fused LASSO in R
Explore graph-structured multi-task regression with the GFLASSO R package with this tutorial!
April 26, 2018
Absolute and Weighted Frequency of Words in Text
In this tutorial, you'll learn about absolute and weighted word frequency in text mining and how to calculate it with defaultdict and pandas DataFrames.
April 24, 2018