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Tracking the Wuhan Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) with Data Analytics

Tracking the Wuhan Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) with Data Analytics

At this time of writing, more than 5500 people have contracted the Wuhan coronavirus (2019-nCov), with cases reported in many countries – causing huge concern to the public. This brought birth to a boom of unverified or fake news being shared on social media that only...

How To Build Your Personal Brand as a Data Scientist?

How To Build Your Personal Brand as a Data Scientist?

You probably know that portfolio is the must-have to begin a data science career and get yourself hired. But, is having a portfolio sufficient? How do you stand out among other data scientists, when everyone has their portfolio? In this episode Dr. Lau spoke to Admond...

What is inside a data scientist toolbox?

What is inside a data scientist toolbox?

This episode, we go deep in technical and learn from Edmund the tools, libraries, and framework that he uses for daily tasks. Also, we discuss why is data engineering important to a company? From a career point of view, we discussed how has being a generalist with...

How can we use JavaScript in data science?

How can we use JavaScript in data science?

JavaScript, the most popular language for web development. Apart from that, can we use it for Data Science? In this blog post, I will share the use of JavaScript in my data scientist job and how you can use it to help you. My Background I have been actively involved...

What is it like to be a data scientist at AirAsia?

What is it like to be a data scientist at AirAsia?

In this episode, we have a special guest, Edmund Hee, senior data scientist from AirAsia. He was previously a software engineer at a couple of startups. The most notable one being WatchOverMe, a safety app that guides ladies with the safest route  home. We...

How Smart should a Smart City be?

How Smart should a Smart City be?

I was interviewed by BFM to talk about the latest issue in the smart city. In relation to the news where MDEC talks about launching the City Brain Kuala Lumpur, powered by Alibaba. MDEC website says City Brain, a system that acquires and analyses big data to make...

Learn Machine Learning and Computer Vision using Chicken Rice

Learn Machine Learning and Computer Vision using Chicken Rice

I spoke at the recent PechaKucha on "How to replace A.I. before it replaces you". To demonstrate how smart the machine learning algorithm we have today, I gave an example that we can easily train a machine learning model to differentiate different types of chicken...

From Full Stack Developer to Data Scientist – Data Crunch

From Full Stack Developer to Data Scientist – Data Crunch

Many people often wondered if changing their career to become a data scientist is worth the shot. Especially for those who have a technical background in web development, programming etc, as they feel confident that the transition will not be as difficult with their...

Data Analytics on A Budget

Data Analytics on A Budget

Have you had that impression that data science or big data analytics is something only big corporates can afford? Then you may be glad to find that data analytics can be done on a budget too - for free. If you're running a startup or learning to practice data science...

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