http://varianceexplained.org/r/trump-tweets/ A great example of using data science to answer interesting questions. Advertisements
How we look at data is more important than the data itself. I think in the future data science would be an established tool that every college student would be required to learn about. It might take some time, but eventually data scientist will become a more research focused career, for a smaller range of […]
Check out Pierre-Yves Oudeyer‘s research on computational mechanisms allowing robots and humans to acquire open-ended repertoires of skills through life-long learning ! Mentioned by Misha Gromov during his public lecture today.
http://cnpolitics.org/2016/04/jennifer-pan/ 2016 is a year when we witnessed the Brexit and the heated American Election. For me, it’s also a year when I started to get interested in politics as I started working with Prof Iris Hui in using data to analyze massive public commentaries online. I can’t help feeling that data + internet is […]
Originally posted on Xinyi Jiang's Blog:
As my PI Iris Hui put it, ‘From a PoliSci perspective, critical junctures rarely happen in the course of history.’ I’m a believer in this. And I believe ‘rare critical junctures’ theory not only applies to political science, it also applies to our individual lives. My dad and…