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- Feb 12, 2019 #WEB Open Data para entender la transformaciÃ³n de los barrios
- Feb 23, 2019 #WEB Artificial Intelligence – AI on Microsoft Platform
- Mar 06, 2019 #WEB Webinar – 8 Essential Tips for People Starting a Career in Data Science
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Data Have Meaning
We live in a Big Data world in which everything is quantified. While the emphasis of Big Data has been focused on distinguishing the three characteristics of data (the infamous three Vs), we need to be cognizant of the fact that data have meaning. That is, the numbers in your data represent something of interest, an outcome that is important to your business. The meaning of those numbers is about the veracity of your data.
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Q:What do you think about the idea of injecting noise in your data set to test the sensitivity of your models?
A: * Effect would be similar to regularization: avoid overfitting
* Used to increase robustness
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The most valuable commodity I know of is information. Gordon Gekko
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Data is growing faster than ever before and by the year 2020, about 1.7 megabytes of new information will be created every second for every human being on the planet.