Tag: Domino for Good

Taking the Course: Practical Deep Learning for Coders

In this blog post, Lisa Green, Head of Domino for Good, describes the content, value, and experience of taking Lesson 1 of the Practical Deep Learning...

Data for Good’s Inaugural Meetup: Peter Bull of DrivenData

Recently, Domino for Good hosted the inaugural meetup of the new group Data for Good. Over 40 data do-gooders came to see Peter Bull of DrivenData deliver...

Domino for Good: Collaboration, Reproducibility, and Openness, in the Service of Societal Benefit

The Path of a Data Do-Gooder When I joined Domino Data Lab to lead the Domino for Good initiative a few months ago, it felt like the...

Fighting Child Exploitation with Data Science

Every day, 100,000 new escort ads are posted online. That is according to Thorn, a nonprofit that fights child sexual exploitation through technology innovation. Other studies...

Using Monte Carlo Simulations in R to Test Methodological Advances in Social Policy Research

This is a guest post written by Kristin Porter, Senior Research Associate at MDRC. MDRC is a nonprofit, nonpartisan education and social policy research organization dedicated...