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Algo Hour - Nearest Neighbor Descent (and friends) | Dr. Leland McInnes

Algo-Hour; May 19th, 2020 at 2:00PM PST, featuring Leland McInnes!

A picture is worth 1,000 false-positive bug reports

How and why we built a custom app for visual debugging of warehouse pick paths.

A public seminar series from Stitch Fix Algorithms – Algo Hour

Join the Stitch Fix Algorithms team for Algo-Hour; May 19th, 2020 at 2:00PM PST, featuring Leland McInnes!

How People Drive Success at Stitch Fix

When looking back at the various teams I’ve been part of throughout my career, I often think about what made certain teams successful, and why others struggled more? Learn how Stitch Fix teams are built for success.

The Hive Meta-metastore — Keep a record of your records

The Hive Meta-metastore is part of our recovery mechanism, and once we built it we realized it had other benefits as well. ... Even if you don't have a Hive Metastore, we hope you consider the benefit of building self-service recovery tools in general.

Introducing our Cultivating Algorithms Visualization

Today we are launching a new interactive visualization. This piece describes the organizational structure, roles, and processes that allows algorithmic capabilities like those depicted in the tour (and many others) to organically emerge.

Multithreaded in the Wild

See who's out in the wild for the month of March.

Multithreaded in the Wild

See who's out in the wild for the month of February.

Multithreaded in the Wild

See who's out in the wild for the month of January.

Want to make good business decisions? Learn causality

In some organizations, earnest efforts to be “data-driven” devolve into a culture of false certainty in which the influence of metrics is dictated not by their reliability but rather by their abundance and the confidence with which they’re wielded.