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Web Scraping, will it Alteryx?

This article is by David Ha and originally appeared on the Alteryx Engine Works Blog here:

Will it Alteryx?
Starting your web scraping journey with BeautifulSoup and the Python tool takes no time at all.

How Do You Define Unfair Bias in AI?

This article is by Colin Priest and originally appeared on the DataRobot Trusted AI Blog here:


Art is subjective and everyone has their own opinion about it. When I saw the expressionist painting Blue Poles, by Jackson Pollock, I was reminded of the famous quote by Rudyard Kipling, “It’s clever, but is it Art?” Pollock’s piece looks like paint messily spilled onto a drop sheet protecting the floor.

Free Resources for Learning Data Science

This article is by Sydney Firmin and originally appeared on the Alteryx Data Science Blog here:

Courses in Mathematics, Machine Learning, Programming, and Data Science
Having a solid foundation in mathematics and computer science will only make you a stronger analyst and data scientist.

Livewired vs. Hardwired Data

In the digital age, business users need analytics tools that surface anomalies, the unexpected connections in the data. Unfortunately, these unexpected connections would not be seen if the analytics tool uses a relational data layer, where the data is connected by a human based on pre-canned business questions.

Forrester Research Offers Pragmatic Advice on Becoming an AI-Driven Enterprise

This article is by Bob Laurent and originally appeared on the DataRobot AI Across Industries Blog here:


Companies planning to be AI-driven will find pragmatic advice in Best Practices: Scaling Data Science Across The Enterprise, a report from industry analysts at Forrester Research.