An interview with Jaiveer Singh, VP of Technology at DBS Bank(Singapore)

Tell us a little bit about yourself, and how you got into the banking industry. During my school days, I was a student of commerce & finance stream, while studying for ICWAI course. I heard about computers in the early 90s and felt this is something that might redefine how business & life will be conducted in the future. So I joined a computer [...]

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Expert interview with Ron Shevlin about the role of big data in banking

I recently interviewed Ron Shevlin, Director of Research at Cornerstone advisors, for Big data made simple, Crayon’s big data information portal. We talked about a wide [...]

A conversation with ChiefMartec’s Scott Brinker

Can you tell us a little bit about your career path, and what lead you to become a marketing technologist?  Honestly, serendipity. I started my career as a software [...]

Gartner predicts five big data trends that will dominate 2016

Gartner has predicted 5 strategic technologies for 2016. Highlights include, the importance of machine learning, artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things and its impact [...]

Step by step approach to perform data analysis using Python

So you have decided to learn Python, but you don’t have prior programming experience. So you are confused on where to start, and how much Python to learn. These are some of [...]

Exploratory data analysis in python using pandas, matplotlib and numpy

You already know that Pandas is a power tool for data munging. In this tutorial, I will show you how to explore a data set using Pandas, Numpy and Matplotlib. My goal for [...]

How to implement these 5 powerful probability distributions in Python

R is considered as the de facto programming language for statistical analysis right? But In this post, I will show you how to easily implement statistical concepts using [...]

How to become a data scientist- Interview with Sean McClure

Can you introduce yourself? My name is Sean McClure and I am a data scientist working in San Francisco. As a Data Scientist, I assist organizations looking to compete [...]

How to install IPython notebook on your computer for data analysis

The tutorial is real short; just like wiki how tutorials are. Follow these steps to install I python notebook and other scientific python packages on your [...]

8 best python Data Science books

Python is probably the programming language of choice (besides R) for data scientists for prototyping, visualization, and running data analyses on data sets. There are many [...]

The minimalist guide to Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a powerful tool, but it is too difficult to learn as there are lot of features in it. This is the common misconception that most people have while [...]