Build your own data science curriculum with online resources

Around three years ago, I did an undergraduate degree in computer science. I chose to major in data science since it was so hyped up at that time.

I realized one year back that my degree did not equip me with the skills necessary to become a data scientist.

And…


Your job doesn’t start and end with model building

I came across the term “MLOps engineer” a year back, when I teaching myself data science. I read many blog posts by data scientists who strongly suggested learning MLOps skills. They stated that it wasn’t sufficient to just build and train models if these models couldn’t be used in production.


The underdog of the data industry

When I first wanted to become a data scientist, I wasn’t aware of the different career paths within the industry.

I didn’t know the difference between a data analyst and data scientist, and grouped every data-related role under the umbrella term of “data science.”

As I started to get more…


Scrape Twitter data and analyze trends in sentiment over time

A few months back, I wrote an article called “Sentiment analysis of the biggest YouTube feud of all time.”

A couple of years ago, two YouTubers, James Charles and Tati Westbrook, got into a huge public feud. …


Lessons learned, mistakes made, and future plans

The beginning

I started learning data science around 18 months ago.

I remember how it all started. A Covid-19 lockdown had just been imposed on the entire country, and I was stuck at home. …


Code along and deploy your first machine learning web application in 7 minutes

Introduction

There has been a huge increase in the demand for data related jobs in the past few years.

Most aspiring data scientists either take data science courses, get a Master’s degree, or enroll into a bootcamp to start their journey in the industry.

The skills taught at these places primarily…


What does the data say?

James Charles vs Tati Westbrook

Let me introduce you to one of the biggest YouTube controversies ever — James Charles vs Tati Westbrook.

Introduction

James Charles is a beauty guru, YouTuber, and makeup artist. He has close to 26 million followers on YouTube, and his videos have been watched over 3 billion times.

The influencer has…


Data collection, analysis, visualization, and presentation

Introduction

Data analytics is a field that involves the analysis of raw data to come up with useful insights.

The field of analytics has been around for a long time. …


Here’s how I turned out.

Perfection had been ingrained into me ever since I was a child. The rebellion came with a cost. For many years, I was faced with the same plight of any child with over-achieving parents.

I constantly compared myself to my peers. One grade lower, and my self-esteem took a hit.


You’ve been taking the wrong advice.

I have a degree in psychology. I wanted to pursue data science so I enrolled into a bootcamp. I’ve been trying to land a data science job for months, but to no avail. …

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