MAY 22, 2022
Data Scientists are tweeting their ML books collection, thanks to this viral post by Bojan Tunguz
MAR 29, 2022
Bojan Tunguz, a senior systems software engineer at NVIDIA, tweeted a snapshot of his collection of books on coding, data science and machine learning. The tweet went viral and attracted lots of responses from the data science and machine learning community. “This collection would get you close to 98%-99% of all the necessary core skills to be good data scientists,” he said.
Bojan’s list includes:
While Bojan’s collection covered most notable books on coding, data science & ML, we have found a few quote tweets mentioning the important books he has missed out such as:
Meanwhile, Alex Engler, a research fellow in Governance Studies at The Brookings Institution, opined the list doesn’t have books on data collection (tools or theory), SQL, data viz or communication, experiments, causal inference, or domain knowledge.
In his response, AI_digator highlighted the severe bias of the data science community against the coding language R. Meanwhile, Leon Palafox, the director of artificial intelligence at Grupo Salinas, said the collection has no books on theory.
Bojan Tunguz’s tweet represents an ongoing trend on social media where subject matter experts are posting their cache of books on data science, artificial intelligence and machine learning. Check out a few posts below:
Ranabir Devgupta, a business intelligence engineer at Amazon Payment Products, showcases his book collection on ML:
This trend is not restricted to book but all kinds of resources that aspirants can use to get a deep understanding of machine learning, data science and AI.
Meanwhile, the trend continued on Linkedin too:
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