Machine Learning with Max Sklar

What does it look like to shape a social media platform? Max Sklar can speak to that having worked on machine learning at one for nearly its entire existence. In today’s episode, he talks about what’s worked and what hasn’t at Foursquare.  Max Sklar: So Foursquare’s a very positive platform, but the Japanese language is off the charts. You have 97% positive tips. Whereas the Russian language has the lowest; it’s

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Tableau Distribution: Heatmaps, Histograms, Ranges

Distribution in Tableau In the business world, you’ll hear averages get referenced all the time. “What’s the average number of admissions per day?” or “What’s the average profit per month?” or “How are we trending compared to our average?” Those are all fine – even vital – things to know. But they obscure insights hidden in the data. It assumes that everyone behaves just like the norm. And often the

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Using Tableau Measure Names and Measure Values to Build Data Tables

The Data pane contains a few fields that are not part of your data, two of which are Tableau Measure Names and Tableau Measure Values. The Measure Values field always appears at the bottom of the Tableau Measures area of the Data pane and contains all the measures of your data collected into one field. The Tableau Measure Names field always appears at the bottom of the Dimensions area of the Data pane

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