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Tech Trends

Using Scikit-Learn for Machine Learning in Python

Data scientists using Python must be comfortable and proficient in using scikit-learn, which is why Flatiron School’s Data Science Bootcamp emphasizes it throughout its curriculum.
Tech Trends

Rejecting the Null Hypothesis Using Confidence Intervals

After a discussion on the two primary methods of statistical inference, viz. hypothesis tests and confidence intervals, it is shown that these two methods are actually equivalent.
Artificial Intelligence

Hyperbolic Tangent Activation Function for Neural Networks

Activation functions play an important role in neural networks and deep learning algorithms. A common activation function is the hyperbolic tangent function, which is like the trigonometric tangent function, but defined using a hyperbola rather than a circle.
Artificial Intelligence

Why Do We Need Statistics for Data Science?

Data science needs statistics not only for descriptive and inferential statistics, but also for the statistical learning techniques of artificial intelligence.
Career Advice

Learning Mathematics and Statistics for Data Science

Data Science is a rapidly growing field, but as prospective students consider data science, they often have trepidation about the mathematics and statistics involved. Learn why we need mathematics for data science.