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 [...]

Using Data the Right Way

By |2018-12-08T08:40:21-04:00October 10, 2015|

“When you do things right, people won’t be sure you’ve done anything at all.”1 When I was in high school and college, I worked on lighting and sound for theater [...]

O Data Scientist, Where Art Thou?

By |2018-12-08T08:42:32-04:00September 9, 2015|

By now you have probably heard about the “Big Data” hype in one form [1] or another [2], or read about how other companies are achieving success harnessing their data [...]

One Step Further

By |2015-08-17T22:52:39-04:00August 17, 2015|

One thing I’ve learned from my past year in data science, is that it is an iterative process - identify high impact questions, preprocess data, build a model, interpret results, [...]

Fight the Future

By |2015-06-21T21:00:24-04:00June 21, 2015|

If you had a crystal ball that would tell you the future, what would you do? I suppose it depends on what you see in that ball. Let’s say you [...]