The Art of Data Science

By |2018-07-07T13:56:11-04:00April 24, 2016|

Much of what I do at Othot is focused around algorithms and data. Implementing the appropriate machine learning algorithms is important in order to build models and generate predictions. At [...]

Best-Laid Plans

By |2016-01-31T16:19:56-05:00January 31, 2016|

There is a saying, the best-laid plans of mice and men often go awry. The saying comes from a poem by Scottish poet Robert Burns. The saying means that no [...]

How “Accurate” is Accuracy?

By |2018-12-08T09:17:32-05:00December 27, 2015|

A classification model works to identify to which of a group of categories a record belongs. Binary classification is a type of classification model, operating to identify which of two [...]

The Science of Trick-or-Treating

By |2015-10-31T19:33:35-04:00October 31, 2015|

It’s that time of the year when everyone dresses up as their favorite character, ghoul, or monster. It’s the only time of the year fake blood is sold out and [...]