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Episode #193: Data Science Year in Review 2018 Edition

Published Mon, Dec 31, 2018, recorded Wed, Nov 21, 2018.

This year, 2018, is the year that the number of data scientists doing Python equals the number of web developers doing Python. That's why I've invited Jonathon Morgan to join me to count down the top 10 stories in the data science space.

You'll find many accessible and interesting stories mixed in with a bunch of laughs. We hope you enjoyed it as much as we did.

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Show guest: Jonathon Morgan: @jonathonmorgan

Top Data Science Stories of 2018

AI Finds the Perfect Babysitter:

The Scientific Paper Is Obsolete:

Algorithm intentionally splits up families who are flying together:

Data for Democracy launches ethical principles for data practitioners:

This year’s Nobel Prize in economics was awarded to a Python convert:

AI platform, fed by Waze data, predicts accidents, reduces crashes by 20%:

AI finds millions of unregistered voters:

Google AI better than doctors at detecting breast cancer:

China’s new “social credit” system will go live by 2020:

Google launches Data Set Search:

Jonathon Morgan
Jonathon Morgan
Jonathon is the CEO of Popily, the automatic data startup, a co-host of the Partially Derivative data science podcast, and believes in significant whitespace.
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