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Data Analysis with Open Source Tools

Data Analysis with Open Source Tools

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On Apr 7, 2011 Benjamin Osment wrote: Just what I was looking for
Although somewhat intermediate (and not for those that fear math) this is quite a solid book. It also makes me happy whenever I see Python or open source. This book offers helpful ways of turning raw data into something useful. This book is split into three parts: 1. Graphing 2. Modeling 3. Mining 4. Applications Section 1 was a bit dry, as statistics often can be. Section 2 was also useful but I got the most value from section 3 and 4. Full Review >

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