For some of us, “Never have I ever..” has suddenly become “Well I never thought I would… but now I always will” In the last few months, I have purchased a range of items on-line that I would have preferred to buy in a real shop where I can compare real items whilst talking to real people. I needed some chairs…
Hey, Google, use every discernible iota of my personal information to build the foundation of a Chinese-style, authoritarian, digital dystopia, because I'm too lazy to learn basic, self-managed organizational skills.
Data is the new oil. It’s valuable, but if unrefined it cannot really be used. It has to be changed into gas, plastic, chemicals etc. to create a valuable entity that drives profitable activity; so too must data be broken down, analyzed for it to have value.
So – you’re interested in learning more about Data Science. Fantastic. This post isn’t long, because I can’t do better than some of the content that’s already out there. Without further ado, head on over to one of my favourite channels Becoming Human and read their first article in a great series, titled Data Science Simplified Part 1: Principles and Process.