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Civis R&D Bookshelf: Project Management Edition

by Elizabeth S.

This post is part of our Bookshelf series organized by the Data Science R&D department at Civis Analytics. In this series, Civis data scientists share links to interesting software tools, blog posts, scientific articles, and other things that they have read about recently, along with a little commentary about why these things are worth checking out. Are you reading anything...

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Civis R&D Bookshelf: How Neural Nets Work and When You Might Not Need Them

by Keith I.

This post is part of our Bookshelf series organized by the Data Science R&D department at Civis Analytics. In this series, Civis data scientists share links to interesting software tools, blog posts, scientific articles, and other things that they have read about recently, along with a little commentary about why these things are worth checking out. Are you reading anything...

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Civis R&D Bookshelf: AlphaGo Zero, testing machine learning code, and more

by Peter S.

This post is part of our Bookshelf series organized by the Data Science R&D department at Civis Analytics. In this series, Civis data scientists share links to interesting software tools, blog posts, scientific articles, and other things that they have read about recently, along with a little commentary about why these things are worth checking out. Are you reading anything...

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Civis Data: The powerful dataset built right into Civis Platform

Civis Data: The powerful dataset built right into Civis Platform

by Wade J.

I work alongside data scientists every day, so I know that data science teams can help their businesses thrive if they have the right tools and the best, most complete data. That’s why I’m happy to share that Civis Platform comes with a powerful dataset built right in. With accurate, predictive data included, Civis Data helps organizations learn more about...

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Civis R&D Bookshelf: AI Research, Claude Shannon, and Software Abstractions

by Michael H.

This post is part of our Bookshelf series organized by the Data Science R&D department at Civis Analytics. In this series, Civis data scientists share links to interesting software tools, blog posts, scientific articles, and other things that they have read about recently, along with a little commentary about why these things are worth checking out. Are you reading anything...

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Civis Bookshelf: The Joys of Reading Python Source Code

Civis Bookshelf: The Joys of Reading Python Source Code

by James M.

This post is part of our Bookshelf series organized by the Data Science R&D department at Civis Analytics. In this series, Civis data scientists share links to interesting software tools, blog posts, scientific articles, and other things that they have read about recently, along with a little commentary about why these things are worth checking out. Are you reading anything...

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You’ve built it, now automate it with Workflows in Civis Platform

by Lori E.

Today we’re launching Workflows in Civis Platform! This new feature is a data science automation tool that enables data scientists to cross small, manual tasks off their daily to-do lists so they can focus on what they do best: help decision makers see the big picture and make informed decisions. Workflows allow piecewise development, testing, and deployment of data science...

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Civis Bookshelf: R updates, futures, and mathpix

by Patrick M.

This post is part of our Bookshelf series organized by the Data Science R&D department at Civis Analytics. In this series, Civis data scientists share links to interesting software tools, blog posts, scientific articles, and other things that they have read about recently, along with a little commentary about why these things are worth checking out. Are you reading anything...

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Civis Bookshelf: Open source, Python integers, and applied predictive modeling

by Elizabeth S.

This post is part of our Bookshelf series organized by the Data Science R&D department at Civis Analytics. In this series, Civis data scientists share links to interesting software tools, blog posts, scientific articles, and other things that they have read about recently, along with a little commentary about why these things are worth checking out. Are you reading anything...

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Hacktoberfest At Civis

by Elizabeth S.

Many of the best tools for data science workflows are open source and community-maintained. Tools such as scikit-learn, pandas, and numpy in Python, as well as dplyr and ggplot2 in R, are basic building blocks for almost all data scientists in industry and academia today. At Civis, not only do we rely on these tools to build our data science...

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