Racism and gender bias can easily and inadvertently infect machine learning algorithms. One prime example examined what job applicants were most likely to be hired. However, bias is inherent in any decision-making system that involves[…]Read more
Predictive Models and Algorithm Choice
Machine learning and predictive modeling require you to choose the right algorithm. Data scientists and data analysts have to train, test, and validate algorithms to find the best one for a predictive model. Even the[…]Read more
My Data Analysis Boot Camp Experience
Numerous options are available for people trying to learn about data science. Better options tend to cost money. While self-paced learning can help introduce you to a topic and give you a foothold in the[…]Read more
Why Linear Algebra?
I am in the process of learning data science. During a discussion with my father about what I was learning, he asked me a question that got me thinking. Why is linear algebra good for[…]Read more