How to get started with the Data Science Bowl

I am thrilled to share a Domino project we’ve created with starter code in R and Python for participating in the Data Science Bowl. Our starter...

Visualizing home ownership with small multiples and R

This is guest post by Antonio Sánchez Chinchón. The code, data, and results are available as a public project on Domino. The "small multiples" visualization technique...

Getting error bounds on classification metrics

This is a guest post by Casson Stallings. The project (code, data, and results) is publicly available on Domino. Error bounds, or lack thereof Calculating error...

Check your intentions

It's common knowledge these days that culture is critical to a company's success, and there's no shortage of advice about defining and nurturing the culture at...

Using data science to get a good deal on a Macbook

This is a guest post by Ajay Sharma. The entire project, including code, data, and results, is available on Domino. Introduction ArbCraig is my Python project...

40-percent faster R without any code changes

Our benchmark project — with reproducible results — is publicly available on Domino. Starting today, anyone running R code on Domino can use Revolution R Open,...

User stories: how Domino helps a data scientist create “unicorn-level deliverables”

We asked our users to tell us stories about how they're using Domino. This is what we heard from Laura Lorenz, a Data Scientist at StockUp....

A mongo-based cache plugin for Play

A quick engineering-related post: we built a cache plugin for Play that uses capped collections in Mongo. It's available on Github if you'd like to use...

Deep learning with DL4J and Domino

TLDR We published a public project on Domino that's pre-configured with deeplearning4j example code, and all setup to compile against the dl4j libraries. You can use...

Don’t get Hadooped

I have seen many companies that are interested in improving their analytical capabilities, and I noticed a disconcerting pattern: in many cases, companies are drawn to...

R Notebooks in the Cloud

We recently added a feature to Domino that lets you spin up an interactive R session on any class of hardware you choose, with a single...

Management lessons from software engineering

As I've evolved from being an individual software developer to managing teams and starting a company—a data science platform—I continue to notice parallels between the principles...

How to use R, H2O, and Domino for a Kaggle competition

This is a guest post by Jo-Fai Chow The sample project (code and data) described below is available on Domino. If you're in a hurry, feel...