10 Data Scientist Holiday Gift Ideas


Don’t know what gifts to buy for that hard-to-shop-for data scientist in your life? Here are 10 ideas to help you shop!

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1) External Hard Drive to back up those big datasets

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2) Programmable Wifi Coffee Pot to optimize brew frequency in order to stay awake during analysis/coding marathons

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3) Beer Tote for when it’s time to step away while that model is running and get some R&R and counter the effect of all that coffee

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4) Widescreen monitor for viewing many columns of data simultaneously

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5) Personal Tracker that allows for download of data for self-analysis
Exporting Garmin Connect Data

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6) Headphones for listening to Data Science Podcasts on the go

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7) Kindle Paperwhite for reading whitepapers and the great Data Science Books they found on DataSciGuide
(Also see: New Release Data Science books on Amazon)

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Learning Paths at O’Reilly
Courses on DataSciGuide
Bootcamps and Certificate Programs on DataSciGuide
Strata-Hadoop World Conference
8) Registration for a Data Science Course or Conference

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9) Computer Science Posters & Data Art

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“You had me at Hello World”
“There are two kinds of people in the world: Those that can extrapolate from incomplete data.”
Rockstars of Computer Science
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10) Nerdy Shirts


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Have other ideas for what to buy the data scientist in your life? Tell us in the comments below!

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