Stories, updates, and other resources from Baseten.
Data + Curiosity: Ijeamaka Anyene on using rules and math to create beautiful generative art
Ijeamaka Anyene is an accomplished generative artist who uses a multitude of mediums to create beautiful, intriguing pieces. In this Data + Curiosity conversation she shares more about her process, inspiration, and recommendations for learners.
Data + Curiosity: Caitlin Hudon on EDA, delegation, and being a data science generalist
This week we chat with Caitlin Hudon, who you might know as the co-founder of both Data Mishaps Night as well as R-Ladies Austin. Currently a data scientist with Figma, Caitlin joins Jesse this week to talk about exploratory data analysis, delegation as a superpower, and the Chicago Cubs.
Data + Curiosity with Nick Wan: neuroscientist, artist, musician, and baseball data scientist
Nick Wan is a man of many talents. While he’s currently the Director of Analytics for the Cincinnati Reds, he’s also got a PhD, a sizeable sneaker collection, and some great advice for becoming a sports fan!
Data + Curiosity: Data science for fun and profit, a conversation with Tanya Cashorali
Not only has Tanya Cashorali worked as a data scientist, she’s built her own analytics company and spends her free time building Shiny apps for her World of Warcraft Classic guild! So of course I had to ask her all about it!
Data + Curiosity: Developing a Walk with fastai, a conversation with Zach Mueller
Zach is a passionate advocate for open source software, and when he’s not busy as a machine learning software engineer with Hugging Face, he’s building out incredible fastai resources. Listen to how he does it in this latest episode of Data + Curiosity!
Data + Curiosity: Data + Curiosity: Counting Things is Hard, a conversation with Randy Au
Currently a Quantitative UX Research at Google, Randy Au manages a popular data discord group and writes a weekly newsletter, Counting Stuff. In our conversation we cover a multitude of topics, all tying in to what motivates him to count things for a career.
Data + Curiosity: How a Data Scientist turned Software Engineer Rich Iannone leverages graphic design to make beautiful documentation
Rich Iannone started his career as a data scientist with an ad tech firm before becoming a software engineer responsible for the creation of data quality packages such as pointblank. In this interview we dive into his career and how it’s been influenced by his interests in graphic design.
Data + Curiosity: Move over, Ames – it’s Palmer Penguin time!
Over the last few years you may have noticed the Palmer Penguins dataset steadily making its way into data science and machine learning spaces as a default dataset, pushing out standards like iris and Ames housing. But where did this dataset come from?
Welcome to The Data Science Community by Baseten
Today we’re launching The Data Science Community by Baseten, and are excited to invite you to join us. Our community is open to data scientists and friends, and we welcome practitioners of every programming language and skill level. This post will outline how to get involved.