Book Review: The Ethical Algorithm

Book Review of ‘The Ethical Algorithm: the Science of Socially Aware Algorithm Design’ by Michael Kearns and Aaron Roth I am reading ‘The Ethical Algorithm: the Science of Socially Aware…

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Badgers: Evidence of absence or absence of evidence?

Absence of evidence or evidence of absence is a common scientific discussion point. How can badgers help us understand it more clearly. When we moved into our house, our neighbour…

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Computing Education with Industry support

Computing education with industry support Helping young people develop digital skills is important part of their educational experience. It can be challenging to keep up to date with the ever…

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Data Explorers – Yummy Graphs!

Did you know you can eat a data visualisation?! Introducing Data Explorers – Yummy Graphs! It is easy to think that data visualisations are just 2D bar charts created in…

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Data Explorers – Happy Graphs

Data Explorers – Happy Graphs – Having fun with Twitter Data Data Explorers is our occasional blog series that aims to provide interesting ideas and discussion topics using data. Each video…

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Visiting my student’s Internet of Things Classroom

Visiting my student’s Internet of Things Classroom   I’m still buzzing because today I had the opportunity to sit in on an introductory data science class for 15 year old…

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IOT in Schools

The University of Edinburgh’s Data Education in Schools and Data Technology Teams collaborate to roll out sensor technology across the City Region’s schools.

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Cat tracking Griffin and Phoenix

Cat Data Tracking – How far do Griffin and Phoenix Travel?   I have two cats called Griffin and Phoenix. They are two year old brothers (at least in human…

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