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Making an effort to help people understand Machine Learning. I believe your educational background doesn't stop you to pursue ML & Data Science. Earned Masters in F/M, a self taught data science professional. Previously worked at Analytics Vidhya. Now solving ML & Growth challenges at HackerEarth!

Blogs by Manish Saraswat

Feature Engineering + H2o Gradient Boosting (GBM) in R Sc...

Feature Engineering + H2o Gradient Boosting (GBM) in R Scores 0.936

March 23, 2017

1 min

With less than 3 days to go, this script is meant to help beginners with feisty ideas, machine learning workflow and motivation for ongoing machine learning challenge. Here’s a quick...

Feature Engineering + H2o Gradient Boosting (GBM) in R Scores 0.936

Simple Guide to Neural Networks and Deep Learning in Python

Simple Guide to Neural Networks and Deep Learning in Python

March 7, 2017

15 mins

Introduction Deep Learning algorithm is one of the most powerful learning algorithms of the digital era. It has found a unique place in various industrial applications such as fraud detection in credit approval, automated...

Simple Guide to Neural Networks and Deep Learning in Python

Deep Learning & Parameter Tuning with MXnet, H2o Pac...

Deep Learning & Parameter Tuning with MXnet, H2o Package in R

January 30, 2017

13 mins

Introduction Deep Learning isn’t a recent discovery. The seeds were sown back in the 1950s when the first artificial neural network was created. Since then, progress has been rapid,...

Deep Learning & Parameter Tuning with MXnet, H2o Package in R

Practical Guide to Clustering Algorithms and Evaluation in R

Practical Guide to Clustering Algorithms and Evaluation in R

January 19, 2017

15 mins

Introduction Clustering algorithms are a part of unsupervised machine learning algorithms. Why unsupervised ? Because, the target variable is not present. The model is trained based on given input variables...

Practical Guide to Clustering Algorithms and Evaluation in R

How can R Users Learn Python for Data Science ?

How can R Users Learn Python for Data Science ?

January 12, 2017

11 mins

Introduction The best way to learn a new skill is by doing it! This article is meant to help R users enhance their set of skills and learn Python...

How can R Users Learn Python for Data Science ?

Practical Guide to Logistic Regression Analysis in R

Practical Guide to Logistic Regression Analysis in R

January 5, 2017

17 mins

Introduction Recruiters in the analytics/data science industry expect you to know at least two algorithms: Linear Regression and Logistic Regression. I believe you should have in-depth understanding of these algorithms. Let me...

Practical Guide to Logistic Regression Analysis in R

Exclusive SQL Tutorial on Data Analysis in R

Exclusive SQL Tutorial on Data Analysis in R

December 28, 2016

14 mins

Introduction Many people are pursuing data science as a career (to become a data scientist) choice these days. With the recent data deluge, companies are voraciously headhunting people who can...

Exclusive SQL Tutorial on Data Analysis in R

Beginners Tutorial on XGBoost and Parameter Tuning in R

Beginners Tutorial on XGBoost and Parameter Tuning in R

December 20, 2016

16 mins

Introduction Last week, we learned about Random Forest Algorithm. Now we know it helps us reduce a model’s variance by building models on resampled data and thereby increases its...

Beginners Tutorial on XGBoost and Parameter Tuning in R

Practical Tutorial on Random Forest and Parameter Tuning ...

Practical Tutorial on Random Forest and Parameter Tuning in R

December 14, 2016

13 mins

Introduction Treat “forests” well. Not for the sake of nature, but for solving problems too! Random Forest is one of the most versatile machine learning algorithms available today. With...

Practical Tutorial on Random Forest and Parameter Tuning in R

Beginners Guide to Regression Analysis and Plot Interpret...

Beginners Guide to Regression Analysis and Plot Interpretations

December 6, 2016

14 mins

Introduction “The road to machine learning starts with Regression. Are you ready?” If you are aspiring to become a data scientist, regression is the first algorithm you need to...

Beginners Guide to Regression Analysis and Plot Interpretations