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Computational Science 101

Read tips from Byte's Data Scientist, Lesley Cordero, regarding how to get started in computational science. How does one get started in computational science? Assuming you have the proper background in whichever science you’re looking to apply c...

Women Coders in Tech? (Kick More Ass With Scholarships)

In the 1940's more than half of programmers were women, yet, that proportion hovers around 25% today, with many studies finding that the actual percentage of women is closer to 10% - 20%.  When big tech companies revealed how few of their female em...

Preparing For Facebook’s Data Science Interview

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

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 ...

Career Transition: Data Scientist Q&A

At Byte Academy, we teach a variety of courses within the field of Data Science. From our full-time immersive to our mini-courses in topics like Machine Learning and Data Visualization, we're consistently asked about what a career transition into Dat...