**Top KDnuggets tweets, Sep 24-25: Statistical & Machine learning with R, great 15 hour online course** - Sep 26, 2014.

Watch: Statistical and Machine learning with R, 15 hour online course; 50 Data Science and Statistics Blogs worth reading; Microsoft: Data Scientist; Book: Frequent Pattern Mining.

Tags: Blogs, Frequent Pattern Mining, Machine Learning, Microsoft, R, Statistical Learning

**Statistical Learning and Data Mining III, Boston, Oct 27-28** - Aug 14, 2014.

Taught by top Stanford professors and leading statisticians Trevor Hastie and Robert Tibshirani, this course presents 10 hot ideas for learning from data, and gives a detailed overview of statistical models for data mining, inference and prediction.

Tags: Boston-MA, Data Mining, Robert Tibshirani, Stanford, Statistical Learning, Trevor Hastie

**Top KDnuggets tweets, Jan 31 – Feb 2: Free books on statistical learning; Intro: Machine Learning and Apache Mahout** - Feb 3, 2014.

3 Free books on statistical learning; Machine Learning and Apache Mahout : very good Introduction; 16 Top #BigData Analytics Platforms; Knowledge Graph, Google giant database of all the facts in the world

Tags: Apache Mahout, Data journalism, Knowledge Graph, Statistical Learning

**SLDM Statistical Learning and Data Mining III – 10 Hot Ideas, Palo Alto, Mar 20-21** - Jan 23, 2014.

Taught by top Stanford professors and leading statisticians Trevor Hastie and Robert Tibshirani, this course presents 10 hot ideas for learning from data, and gives a detailed overview of statistical models for data mining, inference and prediction.

Tags: Lasso, Palo Alto-CA, Regression, Robert Tibshirani, Statistical Learning, Trevor Hastie