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Top KDnuggets tweets, May 8-9: Essential Data Mining Cheat Sheet; Quandl R Package – 5M free datasets, clever data search


Essential! Data Mining Cheat Sheet - Discovering and Visualizing Patterns with Python; Quandl R Package - 5,000,000 free datasets, clever data search; Has Big Data Made Anonymity Impossible? Yes ; A contrary view: Most data isn't 'big' - Businesses are wasting money pretending it is



TwitterMost popular KDnuggets tweets
(see twitter.com/kdnuggets) for May 8-9 were

Most viewed:
Has #BigData Made Anonymity Impossible? Yes. There is no "digital privacy" anymore bit.ly/11TBXln

Most Retweeted:
Quandl R Package - 5,000,000 free datasets and very clever data search #rstats bit.ly/12UX4mE

Most Favorited:
Essential! Data Mining Cheat Sheet - Discovering and Visualizing Patterns with Python (free download) bit.ly/11o59Ga

Top 10 Tweets

  1. Essential! Data Mining Cheat Sheet - Discovering and Visualizing Patterns with Python (free download) bit.ly/11o59Ga
  2. Quandl R Package - 5,000,000 free datasets and very clever data search #rstats bit.ly/12UX4mE
  3. Has #BigData Made Anonymity Impossible? Yes. There is no "digital privacy" anymore bit.ly/11TBXln
  4. A contrary view: Most data isn't 'big' - Businesses are wasting money pretending it is. bit.ly/18Y01pG
  5. Study of 500,000 tweets finds 3 key tactics to grow followers on Twitter: 1. Don't talk about yourself! Please RT b.gatech.edu/18uo2Yb
  6. For researchers, here is the actual paper: A Longitudinal Study of Follow Predictors on Twitter b.gatech.edu/15J8wJa
  7. Nate Silver quantifies the effect of sex scandals - politicians lose about 13% of support nyti.ms/16gGVi5
  8. 8 Marketers doing #BigData right share their stories: eBay, Amazon, GE, Netflix, Walmart, ... on.mash.to/YG5YbP
  9. Analytics engine from Desire2Learn predicts student success based on #BigData, their past performance bit.ly/Yxk3Gl
  10. Medicare, HHS, & Archimedes project will let researchers analyze millions of de-identified health-care records bit.ly/17MvnRD


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