## Deep Learning, Shallow Beauty?

I had an interesting discussion today with a few PhD students from my group. I was reminiscing about how the world of analytics looked before…

## So you’ve landed your first Data Science role, now what?

How exciting, after all that study, spending umpteen hours watching MOOC videos, and praying at the Andrew Ng statue you have in your room, you’ve…

## Why you should do all your Machine Learning/Deep Learning in Pascal

I know what you’re thinking, “not ANOTHER post telling me which programming language to use!“ Don’t worry, I plan to discuss the opposite actually i.e.…

## Link Prediction in Networks

Here is a lecture that I recently presented on the topic of Link Prediction in Networks as part of a Network Science course

## Exponentially Logarithmic – Lifting the Lid on some Bloom Filter Derivations

In one of my previous posts on Bloom Filters, I stated the expressions for both the False Positive rate, ie p \approx \left( 1 –…

## Bridging the Graph

I’ve been lucky enough to have worked on many interesting and challenging projects throughout my career, especially in the space of detecting “bad” people. As…

## In Bloom – Nirvana?

I recently discussed how Confidential Computing allows us to analyse and use data without actually seeing it. A key component of Confidential Computing is Privacy-Preserving Record Linkage…

## How to Detect, Deter and Disrupt Crime & Fraud using Confidential Computing

Blame it on misguided youth, blame it on greed, or blame it on just plain ignorance, but I have a confession to make: I spent…

## Interview with Felipe Flores (Founder of Data Futurology)

Felipe Flores is the founder and podcast host of Data Futurology, a podcast targeted at helping Data Scientists become successful leaders. As the former Head…