Tag: Scikit-Learn

Dataquest’s Philosophy: Building the Perfect Data Science Learning Tool

Learn how Dataquest’s philosophy sets our platform apart from other data science learning tools, and what we’ve learned from years of teaching data science.

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Python Machine Learning Tutorial: Predicting Airbnb Prices

Learn about machine learning in Python and build your very first ML model from scratch to predict Airbnb prices using k-nearest neighbors.

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Data Cleaning and Preparation for Machine Learning

Learn data cleaning for a machine learning project by cleaning and preparing loan data from LendingClub for a predictive analytics project.

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An Intro to Deep Learning in Python

Deep learning is a type of machine learning that’s growing at an almost frightening pace. Nearly every projection has the deep learning industry expanding massively over the next decade. This market research report, for example, expects deep learning to grow 71x in the US and more than that globally over the next ten years. There’s […]

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Tutorial: Understanding Regression Error Metrics in Python

Error metrics are short and useful summaries of the quality of our data. We dive into four common regression metrics and discuss their use cases.

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Tutorial: Learning Curves for Machine Learning in Python

This Python data science tutorial uses a real-world data set to teach you how to diagnose and reduce bias and variance in machine learning.

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Building a Data Science Portfolio: Machine Learning Project

Learn how to build an end to end machine learning project — a key part of any data science portfolio — in this free tutorial walkthrough.

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How to Get Into the Top 15 of a Kaggle Competition Using Python

Kaggle competitions are a fantastic way to learn data science and build your portfolio. I personally used Kaggle to learn many data science concepts. I started out with Kaggle a few months after learning programming, and later won several competitions. Doing well in a Kaggle competition requires more than just knowing machine learning algorithms. It […]

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Python for data science: Getting started

Python is becoming an increasingly popular language for data science, and with good reason. It’s easy to learn, has powerful data science libraries, and integrates well with databases and tools like Hadoop and Spark. With Python, we can perform the full lifecycle of data science projects, including reading data in, analyzing data, visualizing data, and […]

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Tutorial: Learn Python Programming and Machine Learning

In this tutorial, we’ll guide you through the basic principles of machine learning, and how to get started with machine learning with Python.

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Tutorial: K Nearest Neighbors in Python

Learn how to use the K-Nearest-Neighbors (KNN) technique and scikit-learn to group NBA basketball players according to their statistics.

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Tutorial: Natural Language Processing with Python

This tutorial teaches you to predict upvotes on headlines from Hacker News using Natural Language Processing (NLP) with Python.

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Tutorial: Predicting Movie Review Sentiment with Naive Bayes

Learn to predict sentiment in movie reviews with machine learning using naive bayes classifiction, Python, and scikit-learn.

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Tutorial: K-Means Clustering US Senators

Learn to use K-means clustering in Python with this free tutorial that walks you through how to plot members of the US Senate.

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