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What Is Content Seeding & How Does It Work? [Examples]

Every summer, I start a vegetable garden. I purchase seeds, plant them in various places in my backyard, tend to them, and with the help of the right weather conditions, help them grow. Why am I talking about gardening on a marketing blog?
Content seeding. But instead of planting zucchini seeds, marketers plant content to grow brand awareness and leads.

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25 Social Media Campaign Ideas to Try in 2019

The summer before my sophomore year in college, I was scrolling through Facebook when I saw my friend dump a bucket of ice water on herself.
When I read the status update, I realized she was doing the Ice Bucket Challenge in an effort to promote awareness for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) disease.
This was in 2014 when the Ice Bucket Challenge went viral and raised $220 million worldwide.

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SPARS 2019, HDPA-2019 and papers from the Theoretical Physics for Deep Learning ICML 2019 Workshop

** Nuit Blanche is now on Twitter: @NuitBlog ** With the summer comes the conference and schools. This time around is no exception: SPARS 2019 is currently going on in Toulouse, here is the list of presentations there. Some folks are tweeting about the event with the #SPARS2019 hashtag. HDPA-2019 : High dimensional probability and algorithms, is currently taking place here in Paris.

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Causal Inference 2: Illustrating Interventions via a Toy Example

Last week I had the honor to lecture at the Machine Learning Summer School in Stellenbosch, South Africa. I chose to talk about Causal Inference, despite being a newcomer to this whole area. In fact, I chose it exactly because I’m a newcomer: causal inference has been a blindspot for me for a long time.

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MIDS Summer 2016 Capstone Presentations

On August 25, the summer 2016 datascience@berkeley graduates presented their capstone projects in a public webinar. For the capstone project, the graduates were tasked to solve a real-world situation or problem utilizing their data science skills in communication, problem-solving, influence, and management to provide a fully realized solution.

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Finding the Best Ticket Price – Simple Web Scraping with Python

One of my favorite parts of the summer is attending music festivals. Most festivals offer “early bird” tickets for a significantly lower price than general admission, however they typically sell out well before the actual event. Whether it is laziness, lack of money, or just plain stupidity I never seem to purchase these early bird tickets on time and have to look to different options.

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MIDS Winter 2018 Commencement Ceremony

On January 21, the UC Berkeley School of Information (I School) recognized more than 100 summer and fall 2017 graduates with their families at the winter commencement. It was an intimate ceremony despite the online nature of the school’s Master of Information and Data Science (MIDS) program, moving some online students to reflect on their accomplishments.

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Summer of Data Science 2018 #SoDS18 Launch Day!

Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer in the U.S., so in the past, we’ve also used it as the start date for the Summer of Data Science! The main goal of the Summer of Data Science is to learn something new during a fixed period of time, and share your progress and references to help and inspire others (and to get help from and get inspired by others, too!).

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Machine Learning Summer School 2014

Zico Kolter and I proudly announce the 2014 Machine Learning Summer School in Pittsburgh. It will be held at Carnegie Mellon University in July 7-18, 2014. Our focus is on scalable data analysis and its applications, largely in the internet domain. So, if this is you PhD topic or if you’re planning on a startup in this area, come along. 
Registration is open now.

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Exploring a new philosophy of statistics field

This article came out on Monday on our Summer Seminar in Philosophy of Statistics in Virginia Tech News Daily magazine.
October 28, 2019
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From universities around the world, participants in a summer session gathered to discuss the merits of the philosophy of statistics. Co-director Deborah Mayo, left, hosted an evening for them at her home.

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Advice for Those Going to College

Fall is in full swing here in Seattle; the first of the maples are turning orange and the summer has quickly cooled. For me, it is a great change to move to the beautiful Pacific Northwest and to be part of a fine institution like the Foster School of Business at the University of Washington. The leaves are falling. The rain has begun, and still the Northwest charm continues.

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Oracle Machine Learning family of products

Over the summer, the suite of products and components supporting machine learning with Oracle Database and Big Data has undergone a soft rebranding. What customers have known as Oracle Advanced Analytics, among others, are now discussed under the umbrella of Oracle Machine Learning. You may have noticed the new Oracle Technology Network webpages supporting Oracle Machine Learning.

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