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January 10, 2022
22 Data YouTubers + Streamers to Watch in 2022
Youtube, Twitch and other streaming platforms are full of data professionals sharing hacks, tutorials and stories of their working life. As well as content geared towards people starting out with data analysis - like Reuven Lerner covering essential Python tips and walkthroughs - there are videos posted by data Youtubers and streamers that debate topics at the forefront of data science research - Cassie Kozyrkov for instance.
January 5, 2022
19 Data Newsletters to Read in 2022
Newsletters are becoming a popular way to distil news, events and tips as the data landscape becomes busier and busier! These are the kind of emails we love to receive because they help us to stay ahead of the game ... and they are all about data. As well as data newsletters created for business analysts - The Modern Data Stack shares resources, opportunities and tools (we are very proud to have featured) - there are series geared towards data science and AI developments such as The Batch.
December 20, 2021
36 Data Podcasts to Follow in 2022
The world of data science podcasting has become as varied as the input parameters to a Linear Regression model. From household names like Freakonomics to less known up-and-comers like Big Data Beard, data professionals are sitting up from their computers to talk about business, the future of AI, data in the real world and much more ... if you know where to look.
July 5, 2021
Using Mutual Information to Cluster Variables and Discover the Associations Between Survey Questions
Our team set out to build a type of analysis that could be used to measure the strength of association between variables in a dataset. Here's how we did it ...
June 11, 2021
Graphext | Graphtex | Graphnext: Grouping Similar Spellings Using Chars2Vec and Agglomerative Clustering
'España' and 'Españha' are just spelling variations. We built a way of grouping words spelt differently but referring to the same concept.
January 4, 2021
How We Created a Pandemic-Resistant Team Building Session
Motivated by the prospect of getting to know our new colleagues, our design team created a team-building session that negotiated the limitations brought by the pandemic.
December 17, 2020
How We Hacked Private Data for a Social Experiment With Ballantines
We hacked data from people's digital footprints to expose the contradictions between how we perceive ourselves and what our digital behaviour reveals about us. A team from Graphext worked on the social experiment "Me and My Other Me" from Ballantines, excavating and interpreting data concerning people's online activity on digital platforms, the internet and social media.