In Pandas, one can easily apply operations on all the data using the apply method (see also our course for learning Pandas quickly). However, this method is quite slow and is not useful when scaling up your methods. Is there a way to speed up these operations? And if so, how? Yes, there is! This blog post will explain how you can use Dask to maximize the power of parallelization and to scale out your DataFrame operations.Read more · 12 minutes
In this course, you will learn how to use the Python Pandas. After the course, you will be able to:
- Load and transform your data
- Visualizing data using line plots, scatter plots and histograms
- Merging and storing data
The course also includes more advanced topics, such as data parallelization and aggregation.(more…) Read more
College life is considered a crucial phase of a person’s life. It is the transition period when a student slowly makes his/her way to the professional world. Whatever decisions you make during this period, shapes your future. So, when you are in college, you need to make smarter choices to ensure success. And what better way there can be to get smarter than reading books by some of the best authors of all time?
If you love reading books, you are already a few steps ahead of your friends who don’t practice the same. Earlier there used to be issues with the availability of the books. You needed to visit the library and find the book of your interest. Now you can just download an entire book on your tablet, iPad or Kindle device, and read it anytime you want.
If you are not a big fan of reading, push yourself to read every day. It can not only make you more thoughtful but also allow you to develop your personality. If you don’t know where to start from, here is the list of 15 amazing books that every college student should read.Read more · 14 minutes