These are chat archives for FreeCodeCamp/DataScience
discussion on how we can use statistical methods to measure and improve the efficacy of http://freeCodeCamp.com
I found this thread on Twitter really interesting. It is a bit long, but I found it a nice reminder of how machine learning is treated in the corporate world. Granted, this Twitter thread is biased towards an academic, but nonetheless, an interesting perspective of questioning what you want from learning machine learning and computational work. This one tweet sums it up for me:
But if you want, at some point in your flourishing career, with your mind and your soul, to join the two-thousand year old parade of intellectual progress, you are not going to do it at Google. Certainly not at Facebook.