Data Science from Scratch

Ebook Details

Authors

Joel Grus

Year 2015
Pages 330
Publisher O'Reilly Media
Language en
ISBN 9781491901427
File Size 1.1 MB
File Format EPUB
Download Counter 3,434
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Ebook Description

This is a first-principles-based, practical introduction to the fundamentals of data science aimed at the mathematically-comfortable reader with some programming skills. The book covers: The important parts of Python to know The important parts of Math / Probability / Statistics to know The basics of data science How commonly-used data science techniques work (learning by implementing them) What is Map-Reduce and how to do it in Python Other applications such as NLP, Network Analysis, and more