Data Smart, Ch3, Classifying Tweets using Naive Bayes

    Executive Summary In chapter 3 of the book, Data Smart, by John Foreman, chief data scientist at Mailchimp, the author develops a Naive Bayes classifier in Excel to determine whether tweets containing the word ‘mandrill’ are related to Mailchimps’s Mandrill email-transaction app or not. Whereas the author used Excel, we choose to use …

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The Seattle Business Intelligence Meetup, June 4, 2014

This evening’s topic: ‘Data Mining Meets Engineering’. To see the agenda, click here. Location: Big Fish Games, 333, Elliot Avenue West, Seattle.  Introduction Lucas Parker, Snr. Software Development Engineer, at Visible Technologies, talked through the issues involved in commercial social media analytics. Visible is a prominent social media analytics company and was identified as an industry …

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