The Yhat Blog

machine learning, data science, engineering

  • Becoming a Data Scientist

    by Roger Huang | Jan 26 2017

    The skills, tools and resources you should know about to prepare for a career in data science

  • Why use SVM?

    by Greg | Jan 24 2017

    What is support vector machine and why should you use it?

  • Applied Data Science

    by Yhat | Jan 20 2017

    An excerpt from Yhat's practical guide to building data-driven products beyond analysts' laptops

  • NYC Subway Math

    by Erik Bernhardsson | Jan 17 2017

    How I used Python and Seaborn to determine the optimal strategy when waiting for the NYC subway.

  • Scikit-Learn Cheat Sheet: Python Machine Learning

    by Karlijn Willems | Jan 12 2017

    This cheat sheet is a handy reference for using the Scikit-Learn Python package

  • Three Ways to Install Python on your Windows Computer

    by Elise | Jan 10 2017

    In this post we cover three ways to install Python on your Windows computer.

  • Rodeo v2.5.2: Rodeo for Windows ships with Anaconda's Miniconda!

    by Dane | Jan 09 2017

    Rodeo for Windows has Python built in! Also, save before quit & much faster startup for all platforms.

  • Five Common Applications of Data Science with Concrete, Real-Life Use Cases

    by Yhat | Jan 05 2017

    An excerpt from Yhat's whitepape on Data Science in Practice

  • "How I Interview Data Scientists" with Matt Fornito

    by Matt Fornito | Dec 13 2016

    Matt Fornito describes how he interviews data science candidates

  • Evaluating Data Science Tools: Off the Shelf Analytics versus ScienceOps

    by Yhat | Dec 08 2016

    Joe and his team needed a way to deploy R scripts into production. Here's how they chose between off-the-shelf analytics and Yhat's ScienceOps.