Eric’s Enlightenment for Friday, June 5, 2015
June 5, 2015 Leave a comment
- Christian Robert provides a gentle introduction to the Metropolis-Hastings algorithm with accompanying R codes. (Hat Tip: David Campbell)
- John Sall demonstrates how to perform discriminant analysis in JMP, especially for data sets with many variables.
- Using machine learning instead of human judgment may improve the selection of job candidates. This article also includes an excerpt from a New York Times article about how the Milwaukee Bucks used facial recognition as one justification to choose Jabari Parker over Dante Exum. (Hat Tip: Tyler Cowen)
- “A hospital at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center has a robot filling prescriptions.”