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Preprocessing in Data Science (Part 1): Centering, Scaling, and KNN

This article will explain the importance of preprocessing in the machine learning pipeline by examining how centering and scaling can improve model performance.

Hugo Bowne-Anderson

April 26, 2016

Data Science

How to Speak Data Science

Data Science has its own language. This is a great list of often-heard data science terminology and quotes by Datacamp.
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Karlijn Willems

March 4, 2015

R Programming

A data.table R Tutorial: Intro to DT[i, j, by]

The free data.table R tutorial explains the basics and syntax of the data.table package for R. Master the data.table syntax now.
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Karlijn Willems

February 3, 2015

Data Science

Become a Data Scientist in 8 Steps: Infographic

This DataCamp infographic outlines how you can become a data scientist in 8 steps. This guide is for everyone interested in data science.
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Karlijn Willems

November 10, 2014

R Programming

The RDocumentation Poster

Rdocumentation.org is the only R documentation and R manuals aggregator that lets you search everything from CRAN, Bioconductor and GitHub.
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Karlijn Willems

August 4, 2014

R Programming

Decimal Comma or Point? A googleVis visualization

Decimal comma or decimal point? A handy tool to indicate the decimal separator used in each country so you never make a mistake in your sheet
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Karlijn Willems

June 9, 2014

R Programming

What is the Best Statistical Programming Language? Infograph

The infograph 'Statistical Language Wars' compares statistical programming language like SAS, R and SPSS to see how they stack up.
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Karlijn Willems

June 3, 2014

Data Science

Data Science Cartoons: a Top Seven List by DataCamp

The 7 funniest data science cartoons on the web selected by you. A selection made by DataCamp to celebrate April's fools day.
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Karlijn Willems

March 31, 2014

R Programming

R posts on Stack Overflow | A Top 5 selection by DataCamp

Stack Overflow is a useful resource for technical questions. At DataCamp we wanted to share our favourite R posts on Stack Overflow.
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Karlijn Willems

March 17, 2014

R Programming

Coursera Courses on R: Complete List Ranked by “Popularity”

A list of all Coursera courses on R. These courses use R as their first choice, or as one of the statistical software packages for homework.
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Karlijn Willems

December 4, 2013