O’Reilly Media book: Mining the Social Web, 2nd Edition

Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, and other social web properties generate a wealth of valuable social data, but how can you tap into this data and discover who’s connecting with whom, which insights are lurking just beneath the surface, and what people are talking about? This book shows you how to answer these questions and many… Continue reading O’Reilly Media book: Mining the Social Web, 2nd Edition

O’Reilly Media book: Agile Data Science

http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920025054.do Mining big data requires a deep investment in people and time. How can you be sure you’re building the right models? With this hands-on book, you’ll learn a flexible toolset and methodology for building effective analytics applications with Hadoop.