Tag: data science

Teaching at AIMS Data Science Workshop

I had the privilege to be able to present a number of topics at the African Institute for Mathematical Science's Data Science workshop. I really enjoyed my time teaching, learning from the other speakers and meeting very talented students from

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Data Science #1: Science Stars Article

First article in the DST Magazine ScienceStars (Aimed at informing youth on science matters) You can read it here.

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A dive into Word2Vec + TSNE for visualisation.

This is a quick post. Spent some of Human Rights day playing with Word2Vec on a dataset we have of Tweets collected from Gauteng for a 2 week period in February 2017. You can see the results of Gauteng Twitter Word2Vec

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Road Traffic Fatal Crashes

This a developing posts. Version 0.5: Initial post. My SO and I have been having a lot of conversations about Fatal Crashes in South Africa. It is a very popular issue to discuss in South Africa especially during the festive

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New tool scrutinises SA political twittersphere [From SABC News]

Originally from SABC Digital News - Wed, 03 Aug 2016 [Evernote Mirror] With the ever-increasing modus in which social media tools are empowering all sectors of society, the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in partnership with the national broadcaster

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