Academic Writings
CFP and Rankings

Recommender Systems
Open Source Recommender Engines
  • Apache Mahout, Java-based library, especially for scalable data mining.
  • MyMediaLite, .Net-based library, specifically for recommender systems.
  • LensKit, Java-based recsys engine with classical recsys algorithms.
  • LibFM, a library for Factorization Machines
  • JavaFM, Java 8 Factorisation Machines Library
  • PITF, for tag recommendations
  • RankSys: Java 8 RecSys framework for novelty, diversity and much more
  • LibRec, Java-based library which implements the state-of-the-art recsys algorithms.
  • CARSKit, Java-based library for context-aware recommendations.

Data Science (News and Data)
  • KDnuggets, Data Mining Community’s Top Resource for Data Mining and Analytics info.
  • Kaggle, One leading platform for predictive modeling competitions.
  • ACM SIGKDD CUP, KDD Cup is the annual Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery competition.
  • UC Irvine Machine Learning Repository, A collection of databases, domain theories, and data generators.
  • Guardian Datablog, This is the ultimate list of datasets published by the Guardian Datablog since 2009.
  • ML Data Sets, a set of data sets for machine learning in multiple areas and applications.
Data Science (Textbook and Wiki)
Data Science (Tools)
  • Scikit Learn: Machine Learning in Python built on top of NumPy and SciPy.
  • NumPy, package for scientific computing with Python.
  • R Project for Statistical Computing: This is an environment and a lisp-like scripting language.
  • Apache Hadoop, A framework that allows for the distributed processing of large data sets.
  • Weka, A collection of machine learning algorithms for data mining tasks.
  • Rapid Miner, One world-leading open-source system for data mining.
  • Mulan, open source library for mulilabel classification.
  • MEKA, a multi-label extension to Weka
  • PSO Programs, A list of Particle Swarm Optimization (PSO) programs.