Data scientists will tell you that the basic AI algorithms that drive much of the new machine learning technology are very well known—much like the tools in a carpenter’s tool box. How you use them and the results you get depend on the skill and experience of craftsmen who use them.
When they are not building the next cyberattack detectors via advanced machine learning, the Niara data science team likes to use their tools outside of the security domain. If you are a sports geek or just enjoy seeing talented people at work (and play), here are three sports-oriented blogs by Min-Yi Shen that take on the topic of how data science is continuing to change the world of sports—a story being repeated for many aspects of daily life.
- How Well Can You Predict the Winning Percentage in Baseball
- Home Sweet Home: Home Field Advantage
- Can We Use Pythagorean Expectation for Other Types of Game?
Can you imagine how ESPN would report on this? :)