# AI News, List of Must – Read Free Data Science Books

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## List of Must – Read Free Data Science Books

Data science is an inter-disciplinary field which contains methods and techniques from fields like statistics, machine learning, Bayesian etc.

Author: Reza Nasiri Mahalati This compilation by Professor Sanjay emphasizes on applied linear algebra and linear dynamical systems with applications to circuits, signal processing, communications, and control systems.

Author: Stephen Boyd and Lieven Vandenberghe This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the subject and shows in detail how such problems can be solved numerically with great efficiency.

Author: Sean Luke This is an open set of lecture notes on metaheuristics algorithms, intended for undergraduate students, practitioners, programmers, and other non-experts.

Author: Hal Daumé III CIML is a set of introductory materials that covers most major aspects of modern machine learning (supervised learning, unsupervised learning, large margin methods, probabilistic modeling, learning theory, etc.).

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**1. Introduction to Statistics**

NOTE: This video was recorded in Fall 2017. The rest of the lectures were recorded in Fall 2016, but video of Lecture 1 was not available. MIT 18.650 Statistics ...

**R Tutorial 13: Variable Selection and Best Subsets Selection (regsubsets)**

This video is going to show how to perform variable selection and best subsets selection using regsubsets() in R. Measures include R-squared, Adjusted ...

**The Bayesian Trap**

Bayes' theorem explained with examples and implications for life. Check out Audible: Support Veritasium on Patreon: ..

**How to Build a Text Mining, Machine Learning Document Classification System in R!**

We show how to build a machine learning document classification system from scratch in less than 30 minutes using R. We use a text mining approach to ...

**Factor Analysis - an introduction**

This video provides an introduction to factor analysis, and explains why this technique is often used in the social sciences. Check out ...

**Maximum Likelihood estimation - an introduction part 1**

This video introduces the concept of Maximum Likelihood estimation, by means of an example using the Bernoulli distribution. Check out ...

**Statistical Text Analysis for Social Science**

What can text analysis tell us about society? Corpora of news, books, and social media encode human beliefs and culture. But it is impossible for a researcher to ...

**Big Data: Statistical Inference and Machine Learning - free online course at FutureLearn.com**

Sign up now at 'Big Data: Statistical Inference and Machine Learning' is a free online course by QUT on FutureLearn.com Many people have ..

**Jake Vanderplas - Statistics for Hackers - PyCon 2016.mp4**

Speaker: Jake Vanderplas Statistics has the reputation of being difficult to understand, but using some simple Python skills it can be made much more intuitive.