Understanding the Machine Learning Algorithms Landscape…

Here is a list of all popular algorithms available for most data scientist. The real value is knowing when and where to applied them. I find that understanding the functionality of each category is more effective, then understand the difference among specific algorithm within each category. This approach speeds comprehension and recall (e.g. bigger blocks)

If you can, pick your business battles and focus on high quality.

Don’t compete with Walmart (lowest cost). Don’t compete with Amazon (most convenient). Focus on high quality…it’s the last thing technology hasn’t solved. Offer an experience, provide a story, enlist customers to identify themselves through your offerings (product or service). This insight provides an huge advantage when developing skills or making a product. If convenience is key,

Most Useful Purchases Under $100

American’s spent 5 hours a week shopping (reported by US Labor Department in 2012), that’s 2.3 years over the course of an average American’s life. In efforts to streamline this common activity, here is a list of most useful purchases under $100 to set it and forget it. Don’t spend another minute shopping for any