Pere Villega's blog

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Machine Learning at Coursera

And more work in the data science world. I've joined yet another Coursera class: Machine Learning. Yes, I might be overdoing it.

Mining Massive Datasets

As part of my efforts to understand more of the data science world, I've joined another Coursera class: Mining Massive Datasets. First week done, how was it?

Learning Scala in Coursera

Scala is growing, a lot. The (relatively) recent investment of $14M in the company ensures that the language will be taken care of and any remaining issues (like some necessary improvements for the IDE) tackled. Scala 2.10 is around the corner and with it all the performance and APi improvements. And Play is healthier than ever. Good times to be a Scala fan.