A friend recently asked me what I thought about parlay betting. I figured this would make a good case study on practical data science. I’ll go over this like what would normally happen in a consulting engagement. Let’s get into it. The Question/Problem Friend thought parlay dumbing was a dumb bet and that sports books… Read More Practical Data Science: An Analysis of Sports Betting Winnability
I wanted to create a quick tutorial on how to play chess with an AI in Python. Here you go, should you be interested Github for tutorial is located here tutorials/python_chess at master · rogerfitz/tutorials (github.com) Use it to analyze your own play or beat your friends in chess.
Get the code Was talking with my Aunt about some bracket advice today and realized I should make a quick tutorial for more tech minded people. It’s a pretty reusable approach. Just scrape betting information to make picks. Golf is another good one where this works. In the tutorial I go through: Scraping a website… Read More March Madness Bracket using Betting Futures and Python
Learn how to parse PDF’s in Python in my new video! I go over parsing terms of service PDF’s and show you how to visualize the difference between different texts. See code here tutorials/text_compare at master · rogerfitz/tutorials (github.com) This video is part of a new series I’m doing where I have a few drinks… Read More PDF Parsing in Python: A Quickstart to Comparing 2 Documents