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Things About Real-World Data Science Not Discussed In MOOCs and Thought Pieces

MOOCs and thought pieces overfit to a certain style of data science that is not robust to the vast uncertainties of the real world.

The Importance of Sanity-Checking Datasets Before Analysis

The 1972 TV Special 'The Lorax' is the best movie ever, earning $1.2 billion?

Facebook Reactions and the Problems With Quantifying Likes Differently

Apparently, there is little statistical relationship between things that are cute and things that make you go YAAASS.

The Friends Of My Friends Are Not My Friends

Why am I seeing pictures and statuses from friends of friends who are essentially complete strangers?

Facebook Hashtags Are Fundamentally Broken

The magic of Facebook is flat-out incompatible with the magic of hashtags.