##### Frank Kane

# About the Instructor

Frank Kane spent 9 years at Amazon and IMDb, developing and managing the technology that automatically delivers product and movie recommendations to hundreds of millions of customers, all the time. Frank holds 17 issued patents in the fields of distributed computing, data mining, and machine learning. In 2012, Frank left to start his own successful company, Sundog Software, which focuses on virtual reality environment technology, and teaching others about big data analysis.

Connect with me at http://www.frank-kane.com

# Course Contents

68 Videos

27 Texts

1 PDF

10.0 hrs

# Course Curriculum

Statistics and Probability Refresher, and Python Practice

99:56

- Types of Data
- Mean, Median, Mode
- Exercise - Mean, Median and Mode
- Using Mean, Median, and Mode in Python
- Exercise - Mean and Median
- Variation and Standard Deviation
- Exercise - Standard Deviation and Variance
- Probability Density Functions; Probability Mass Functions
- Common Data Distributions
- Exercise - Distributions
- Percentiles and Moments
- Exercise - Moments
- Exercise - Percentiles
- A Crash Course in matplotlib
- Exercise - MatPlotLib
- Covariance and Correlation
- Exercise - Covariance and Correlation
- Conditional Probability
- Exercise - Conditional Probability (Exercise)
- Conditional Probability Exercise Solution
- Exercise - Conditional Probability (Solution)
- Bayes' Theorem

Machine Learning with Python

77:14

- Supervised vs. Unsupervised Learning, and Train/Test
- Using Train/Test to Prevent Overfitting
- Exercise - Train and Test Sets
- Bayesian Methods: Concepts
- Implementing a Spam Classifier with Naive Bayes FREE
- Exercise - Naive Bayes
- K-Means Clustering
- Clustering People Based on Income and Age
- Exercise - K-Means
- Measuring Entropy
- Installing GraphViz
- Decision Trees: Concepts
- Decision Trees: Predicting Hiring Decisions
- Exercise - Decision Tree
- Ensemble Learning
- Support Vector Machines (SVM) Overview
- Using SVM to Cluster People with scikit_learn
- Exercise - SVC

Recommender Systems

49:14

More Data Mining and Machine Learning Techniques

52:54

Apache Spark: Machine Learning on Big Data

96:36

You Made It!

02:59