Julia OLS: A Basic Example

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In this post you will: Run a basic Ordinary Least Squares (OLS) regression in Julia language Time to complete should be less than 30 minutes Prerequisites: This post assumes that you have knowledge of the following post(s), in order: Installing Anaconda Installing Julia Language Below you will see a Jupyter script that you first saw in the Installing […]

Introduction

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My goal in this ebook is to get you most of the way towards creating powerful predictive models in a very short span of time, regardless of your prior experience! Features that make this book valuable There are many great resources, in print or on-line, for learning about Predictive Modeling. The following ideas make this […]

Installing Anaconda

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In this post you will: Install Anaconda Get Started with Anaconda Navigator Run a basic python command in a notebook Time to complete should be less than 30 minutes Anaconda is one of the fastest ways to install Python, R, Jupyter etc. It is essentially a software manager that will install and help you organize […]

Installing Julia Language

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In this post you will: Install Julia [will take approx. 10 minutes] Instantiate the Julia kernel from within a Jupyter notebook (using Anaconda Navigator + Jupyter Lab) [~3 minutes] Run Ordinary Least Squares Regression [~5 minutes] Prerequisites: The following posts may be good to review before this one: Installing Anaconda Julia is an exciting new(ish) computer […]

Blueprinting & Prototyping

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The concepts that I am referring to as blueprinting and prototype are hardly deserving of such fancy titles. And what I am about to write hardly deserves it’s own post. Yet these incredibly simple, yet powerful, concepts deserve any coder’s attention. Blueprinting Before you write any code, spend some time describing a blueprint of what you want […]