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Transforming and inspecting data can be difficult. Packt Hub provides the latest news and updates around Data Analysis. We provide insights and news around major languages like Python and R for both Data Science and Data Analysis.

How Netflix uses AVA, an Image Discovery tool to find the perfect title image...

Netflix, the video-on-demand streaming company, has seen a surge in its growing number of users every day as well as in the viewership of...
smart contract

Ethereum Blockchain dataset now available in BigQuery for smart contract analytics

Google made the Bitcoin dataset publicly available for analysis in Google BigQuery in February, this year. On the same lines, it announced Ethereum dataset...
Netflix

How everyone at Netflix uses Jupyter notebooks from data scientists, machine learning engineers, to...

Netflix uses a variety of tools to do data analysis. One of the big ways that data scientists and engineers at Netflix interact with...
data visualization

Plotly releases Dash DAQ: a UI component library for data acquisition in Python

Plotly released Dash DAQ, a modern UI component library, which helps with data acquisition in Python, earlier this week. A data acquisition system (DAQ)...
framework

How does Elasticsearch work? [Tutorial]

Elasticsearch is much more than just a search engine; it supports complex aggregations, geo filters, and the list goes on. Best of all, you...
genetics research

23andMe shares 5mn client genetic data with GSK for drug target discovery, a machine...

Genetics company 23andMe, which uses machine learning algorithms for human genome analysis, has entered into a four year collaboration with pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline. They...
numbers

NumPy 1.15.0 release is out!

NumPy 1.15.0 is out and is said to include a lot of changes including several cleanups, deprecations of old functions. It also includes improvements...

Seaborn v0.9.0 brings better data visualization with new relational plots, theme updates, and more

Seaborn, the popular data visualization library, has become a very timely and relevant tool for data professionals seeking to enhance their data visualizations. The...
Facebook investigates Crimson Hexagon

Facebook is investigating data analytics firm Crimson Hexagon over misuse of data

Facebook has suspended Boston-based data analytics firm Crimson Hexagon following concerns that the company has misused data. The decision was made after the Wall...
Bitcoin

Can Cryptocurrency establish a new economic world order?

Cryptocurrency has already established one thing - there is a viable alternative to dollars and gold as a measure of wealth. Our present economic...

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What is PyTorch and how does it work?

PyTorch is a Python-based scientific computing package that uses the power of graphics processing units. It is also one of the preferred deep learning...

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