Year: 2018

How To Build a Keyword Dictionary using Python

What is a Keywords Dictionary? A Keywords Dictionary is a set of words put together based on a common theme. Consider this example, you are managing a bank and you want to improve your customer service. You give your customers a feedback form? For y...

Primer: Python First Class Functions and Decorators

Python functions are a lot more flexible than you would think. They are much more than just code generation specifications for a compiler. They are full-blown objects stored in pieces of memory as such that they can be freely passed around a program ...

K-Means Clustering: All You Need to Know

In machine learning, we are often in the realm of “function approximation”. That is, we have a certain ground-truth (y) and associated variables (X) and our aim is to use identify a function to wrap our variables in that does a good job in approx...

Interpreting and Visualizing AutoCorrelation

By Jithin J and Karthik Ravindra, Byte Academy Analyzing a Time Series Data needs special attention. Here, we would like to explore working with time series data and identify the effect of autocorrelation to come up with a more practical approach ...

Blockchain set to transform Industries

Blockchain technology is commonly misconstrued as being applicable only for cryptocurrencies. As a secure, immutable ledger technology, blockchain can be applied to many use cases in several industries. The very nature of blockchain makes it a secure...