Tons of interesting links related to the data science field on Zipfian Academy’s blog post:
There are plenty of articles and discussions on the web about what data
science is, what qualities define a data scientist, how to nurture them, and
how you should position yourself to be a competitive applicant. There are
far fewer resources out there about the steps to take in order to obtain the
skills necessary to practice this elusive discipline. Here we will provide a
collection of freely accessible materials and content to jumpstart your
understanding of the theory and tools of Data Science.
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Original title and link: A Practical Intro to Data Science ( ©myNoSQL)