Noticing unexpected observations among an ocean of expected ones.
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Predicting if customers plan to leave and finding the best intervention
Even in the housing market, some things are predictable.
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A simple formula that is hard to derive.
Statistics & Crowd Sourced News
Some distributions are just special cases of other distributions.
It's how they say spending and income.
Received the "Deep Thought Badge" and Honorable Mention in Google & Eyebeam's Data Visualization Challenge.
A predictive model that uses the title, topic, and publish date of TED talks to estimate the number of times they will be viewed.
Bayesian Link Aggregator
A website that ranks links based on votes. It aims to learn the most from each vote by selecting which articles visitors vote on and using a bayesian estimator.
Interesting hack for following a topic HN-style [...]Hilary Mason (@hmason), Data Scientist in Residence at Accel
Genetic Prediction Algorithm
A program that evolves a prediction model for a given data set.
I have a Masters in Applied Statistics. My specialties include predictive analytics, data mining, and machine learning. I presently work as a data scientist for a tech company in the Raleigh / Durham area.
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