It’s been a few years now that I’m thinking that I have to look into Machine Learning technologies more thoroughly. In 2013, I had the opportunity to teach a course on Decision-support tools, that included a part on Data mining. I repeated this course on 2014, but not anymore. This year, I had the opportunity to teach an introduction course on Big Data, including a part on Machine Learning. So I could go back to my course on data mining, and add a few things… Now I want to know and apply more!

A few weeks ago, as part of the free learning offer from Packt, I downloaded the ebook “Social Media Mining with R”. So here I am, studying how to get Twitter data into R and analysing it, so exciting! I still have to create some visualisation to add to this post…