This post is part 2 of solving CareerVillage’s kaggle challenge; however, it also serves as a general purpose tutorial for the following three things:
This section serves as a short reminder on what we are trying to do. CareerVillage, in its essence, is like Stackoverflow or Quora but for career questions. …
Kaggle serves as a wonderful host to Data Science and Machine Learning challenges. One of them is the Histopathologic Cancer Detection Challenge. In this challenge, we are provided with a dataset of images on which we are supposed to create an algorithm (it says algorithm and not explicitly a machine learning model, so if you are a genius with an alternate way to detect metastatic cancer in images; go for it!) to detect metastatic cancer.
This article serves as a guide on how to prepare Kaggle’s dataset and the guide covers the following 4 things: