Having Some Fun with Social Network Using Data Science

Applications / Programming Languages / R / Social Media

For the ALS bucket challenge enthusiasts, Kunal Kain has done a working example of how to mine youtube for the data. Apparently, the challenge is about 5 or 10 times bigger than other recent viral phenomena. Another nice article I came across is Rob Weir's analysis, illustrating some interesting ways…

Data Science Workflow + Data Wrangling

Data Engineering / Data Wrangling / Programming Languages / R / Social Media

A good grasp of the data science workflow is important. Philip Guo has given a nice overview of this, discussing different key stages. Here is another workflow from Sebastian Raschka for supervised machine learning model. However, as Ben Lorica also points out, data analysis is just one component of the…