Episode 18: Never Insult a Pigeon Driving a Bus

Posted by joelgrus on Tue 12 March 2019

Our guest this episode is data scientist Peadar Coyle, creator of the Probabilistic Programming Primer.

Topics include

  • Brexit
  • whether Europe is a Python continent or an R continent
  • GDPR
  • how data science is different in Europe than it is in the USA
  • Joel's stock rant against "domain expertise"
  • PyMC3 and Bayesian Analysis
  • teaching online courses
  • whether "primer" is pronounced "primer" or "primer"
  • what Joel and Andrew are most excited about in data science

Please listen to it.