Accessing and Manipulating Data in R Perhaps as you may have noted in following this series from the Art of Better Programming, we have gone through great lengths to provide knowledge and resources to you for learning data science. We began primarily with a variety of series that elaborated on data science with Python. WeContinue reading “Accessing and Manipulating Data in R: Using R in Data Science and ML”

# Tag Archives: Data

## Transition From Python To R: Using R in Data Science and ML

An Introduction To R The Art of Better Programming has given an extensive discussion of machine learning and data science from the perspective of Python. Studies show that Python is the most represented programming language in data science, exhibiting a use in over 50% of cases. However, if you want to be an employable dataContinue reading “Transition From Python To R: Using R in Data Science and ML”

## An Introduction to the MNIST Data Set for Machine Learning: Topics of Machine Learning

An Introduction to the MNIST Data Set The present article elaborates on the essential features of the MNIST data set for training machine learning models. Within this Topics of Machine Learning series, we elaborated extensively on the various machine learning model categories that exist. Our first article to this series provided an overview to allContinue reading “An Introduction to the MNIST Data Set for Machine Learning: Topics of Machine Learning”

## Examining XML Data With Cancer Clinical Trial Data: Topics of Data Analytics

Introduction to XML Data The Topics of Data Analytics series inclines toward stipulating the most essential tools of analyzing data. We are still at an embryonic point in this investigation, but have elaborated in particular on two important subjects. We first began exploring the features of CSV files and CSV derived data. This discussion wasContinue reading “Examining XML Data With Cancer Clinical Trial Data: Topics of Data Analytics”

## A Guide to Probability With Biological Data: Topics of Data Modeling

Prologue Before we begin, take a second. Open this link in a new tab. Did you do it? I’ll wait. Oh, you opened it? Great. Sorry for the forwardness, but this book is one of the greatest tools I have used in taking myself from a beginner in programming to a full time data scientist.Continue reading “A Guide to Probability With Biological Data: Topics of Data Modeling”

## The Correlation Coefficient with Biological Data: Topics of Data Modeling

Introduction to the Correlation Coefficient Our discussion in this series on data modeling focuses on statistical tools which function to statistically represent biological data. The initial articles gave an initial foray into the topic, addressing the uses of statistics and a bit of insight into the concept of sampling. Following this, we expanded upon the generalContinue reading “The Correlation Coefficient with Biological Data: Topics of Data Modeling”

## Working with JSON Data in Modeling Crime: Topics of Data Analytics

Introduction to JSON Data The Topics of Data Analytics series has been working thoroughly to deliver the tools that provide the greatest utility. The series began by explicating the dynamics behind working with CSV derived data. We provided insight into what CSV data consists of and the structure that defines it. Furthermore, we expanded onContinue reading “Working with JSON Data in Modeling Crime: Topics of Data Analytics”

## A Guide to Working with CSV Data: Topics of Data Analytics

Introduction to CSV Data The Data Analytics series intends to provide individuals with helpful tools for approaching data analysis and manipulation. Our introduction to this series focuses specifically on working with CSV data, as these files are perhaps the simplest in terms of malleability. CSV data structures are principally organize such that data associates directlyContinue reading “A Guide to Working with CSV Data: Topics of Data Analytics”

## Descriptive Statistics with Biological Data: Topics of Machine Learning

Introduction to Descriptive Statistics with Biological Data Our series on statistical data modeling has emerged from it’s introductory era into something with a bit more substance. Our initial articles gave an initial foray into the topic, addressing the uses of statistics and a bit of insight into the concept of sampling. Following this, we expandedContinue reading “Descriptive Statistics with Biological Data: Topics of Machine Learning”

## A Guide to Tick Customizations in MatPlotLib: Topics in MatPlotLib

Introduction to Tick Customizations in MatPlotLib The MatPlotLib series has explored a wide variety of topics in the MatPlotLib library. In one regard, we’ve spent a great deal of time elaborating on plot types. In particular, we have discussed in great depths the plotting of simple line plots, scatter plots, plotting density and contour plots, as well asContinue reading “A Guide to Tick Customizations in MatPlotLib: Topics in MatPlotLib”

## A Guide to Density and Contour Plots in MatPlotLib: Topics of MatPlotLib

Introduction to Density and Contour Plots in MatPlotLib At the commencement of our series pertaining to the MatPlotLib library, we first explored introductory topics pertaining to the subject such as installation, importing, and setting up configurations. This may be further explored here. This was immediately followed by a presentation of the basic mechanics of plotContinue reading “A Guide to Density and Contour Plots in MatPlotLib: Topics of MatPlotLib”

## Guide to MatPlotLib and Basic Data Modeling: The MatPlotLib Series

The MatPlotLib Series This is the Art of Data Science blog, and as you might suspect, the world of Data Science revolves around data. We laboriously discussed techniques of data storage using Pandas in our Pandas series. It’s important you are well versed in this technique of storing data as it is critical that dataContinue reading “Guide to MatPlotLib and Basic Data Modeling: The MatPlotLib Series”

## A COVID-19 Comprehensive Data Model From Web Scraping

Overview If you’ve been following along with The Art of Data Science blog, you may have seen our previous tutorials on data parsing from the internet. Our first tutorial involved the construction of a rather basic web scraper, the other involved the development of a slightly more sophisticated web crawler. Both of these were developedContinue reading “A COVID-19 Comprehensive Data Model From Web Scraping”

## Methods of Biological Data Modeling: Techniques of Statistical Display

Modeling Biological Data Statistics is the cornerstone of science. Data serves as the matter by which statistics operates upon. However, these numerical computations are seldom useful unless they are efficaciously modeled. The purpose of data modeling is to organize data and statistical information in a succinct form such that observation of the model itself providesContinue reading “Methods of Biological Data Modeling: Techniques of Statistical Display”

## A Guide to Modeling Biological Data: Introductory Statistics and Sampling

The Premise When it comes to working with biological systems, a prolific amount of data may be generated. Whether it be working with an animal population, modeling protein interactions, or accessing gene identities, biological systems are hot beds for data. This data is useless unless we have some way to understand it. This modeling biologicalContinue reading “A Guide to Modeling Biological Data: Introductory Statistics and Sampling”

## Web Crawling: An Introduction to Automated Internet Surfing

What is Web Crawling? If you read our previous article on web scraping, you might note that we designed a web scraper that drilled into a website containing COVID-19 data. We wrote another article that describes the process of designing a universal parser for any of your web scraping desires. In both of these, youContinue reading “Web Crawling: An Introduction to Automated Internet Surfing”

## Web Scraper Development : A Case Study of COVID-19

What is a Web Scraper? Web scrapers are the most ubiquitous tool of data science; if you pursue a career in data science or simply desire to work with data, a comprehensive understanding of producing web scrapers is essential to this endeavor. Web scraping is the tool which grants access to the plethora of dataContinue reading “Web Scraper Development : A Case Study of COVID-19”