Predictive Policing: Preventing Crime in San Francisco using XGBoost and Python

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In this tutorial, we’ll be using machine learning to predict and map out crime in San Francisco. We’ll be working with a dataset from Kaggle that contains information on 39 different types of crimes, including everything from vehicle theft to drug offenses. Using Python and the powerful Scikit-Learn library, we’ll train a classification model using … Read more

Geographic Heat Maps with GeoPandas: Visualizing COVID-19 Data in Python

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The spreading of COVID-19 has led to an increased interest in displaying region and country-specific information on geographic heat maps. Geographic heat maps use color shadings to visualize data that includes a spatial component and refers, for example, to countries, cities, towns, mountains, etc. The color shades are defined in a color palette and determined … Read more