ODDISEE – THE BEAUTY IN ALL

The Beauty In All by Oddisee This is an absolutely hands down amazing album. Today I happen to be listening to a Pandora station and the track “After Thoughts” came on and I had to stop everything I was doing to give this artist my full undivided attention. My god, this was like a relaxer…

Data Analytics – Printer Activity (Part 1)

Today I received an email from the company I am being contracted to that they will be moving in a few months and they will be going from a 3 floor building to a single floor layout in 8 months. As of now we have 24 copy and print machines in the building that I…

KNN – K Nearest Neighbors Explained (Excel)

  K Nearest Neighbor Simplified After watching this video it became very clear how the algorithm finds the closest point and it shows how to compute a basic categorization set.

The 59th Grammy Awards Game

Sunday Feb 12th 2017 Grammy’s 8pm EST Here  are a list of Rap and R&B Categories for you to play with your friends: Excel Version: 59 Grammy Or Download this as a PDF File PDF: 59 Grammy List Turn this into a fun drinking game or place bets on who can guess the most.  

Being a good man – Sexy vs Crazy

Today as I was working my phone rang so I looked at my Apple Watch to see who it was. My initial thought was that it was someone in the building calling because they were having an issue, but as I looked down I say a name pop up. It had to be someone in…

Pandas: Unique Function

Here we want to pull unique values from the Years column in our table. When we say unique we want to get the individual values of Years in the column. Sometimes you will have data comeback and there are duplicate names, numbers or any type of object. Using the “unique” function in the pandas library…

Pandas: Minimum and Maximum Values

Today we will look at retrieving the minimum and maximum values in a pandas column. Lets say we have various dates in a dates column and we want to see what the earliest date in the set was or what the latest date may have been. This is a very simple and easy to use…

Uber Movement: Ride Tracking

Every hour of every day, people use Uber to get around the more than 450 cities we serve. From Sydney to Summit, we’ve been working hard to get to know these cities, with the goal of making them cleaner, more efficient and less crowded. Along the way, we’ve found that local leaders, urban planners, and…

Predictive Marketing: Windsor Circle

Predicting Customer Habits In this article Windsor Circle announced the release of a predictive model that would help retailers anticipate when a buyer will return next, how much they will spend over a 12 month period and a customers “predicted churn”. While other business are using their own models to predict customer behavior, Windsor allows…