F# Weekly #22 2013

Welcome to F# Weekly,

So it’s summer, but F# Weekly is still with you. A roundup of F# content from this past week:

News

Videos/Presentations

Blogs

That’s all for now.  Have a great week.

Previous F# Weekly edition – #21

15 Principles for Data Scientists

Open Source Research

I have developed 15 principles for my daily work as a data scientist. These are the principles  that I personally follow :

1- Do not lie with data and do not bullshit: Be honest and frank about empirical evidences. And most importantly do not lie to yourself with data

2- Build everlasting tools and share them with others: Spend a portion of your daily work building tools that makes someone’s life easier. We are freaking humans, we are supposed to be tool builders!

3- Educate yourself continuously: you are a scientist for Bhudda’s sake. Read hardcore math and stats from graduate level textbooks. Never settle down for shitty explanations of a method that you receive from a coworker in the hallway. Learn fundamentals and you can do magic. Read recent papers, go to conferences, publish, and review papers. There is no shortcut for this.

4- Sharpen your skills: learn one language well…

View original post 413 more words