Data Science 101: Getting a Free Mathematics Education for Data Science

In this special feature, Daniel D. Gutierrez, Managing Editor of insideBIGDATA provides a number of free educational resources designed for budding data scientists to gain a foundation in mathematics. In addition to being a big data journalist, Daniel is also a practicing data scientist, educator and sits on a number of advisory boards for various start-up companies.  An ever increasing number of people are scrambling to enter the field of data science these days and many such candidates find themselves weak in the mathematical foundations of computer science, mathematics, statistics and probability theory – all necessary disciplines for any data scientist (not to be confused with a big data engineer who doesn’t necessarily need this kind of background). All newbie data scientists should strive to take on “the bible” of…


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