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Women Better Coders Than Men? (Kick More Ass With Scholarships)

In the 1940's more than half of programmers were women, yet, that proportion hovers around 25% today.  Many studies find that the actual percentage of women is more like 10% - 20%.  When big tech companies revealed how few of their female employees...

A Banker’s Guide To Winning His First Hackathon

Hackathons aren't all about  glasses, geeks, pocket-protectors, and Red Bull, although such stereotypes may turn off many from entering them... This may have been the case with Dan Griffin, a self proclaimed "finance guy," who had considered ent...

Singapore FinTech Festival Coverage: Hackathon & “Learning Bytes”

Don't have FOMO.  Check out our Singapore FinTech Festival coverage: We were honored to partner with the Monetary Authority of Singapore on their first week-long global Singapore FinTech Festival in November which coincided with our Singapore cam...

Preparing For Facebook’s Data Science Interview

Read how to prepare and ace the Data Science interview from our instructor Lesley Cordero.  Lesley describes her experience taking the technical test at leading tech companies including Facebook and Foursquare. I have a 20 min technical test for ...

About Natural Language Processing

Natural Language Processing or NLP for short is a field of computer science, artificial intelligence (AI) and computational linguistics concerned with the interactions between computers and human natural language.  It's a relatively new field and a ...