It isn’t always easy to keep up-to-date with the latest news in data science, machine learning or artificial intelligence. Twitter is a great source of information and helps you quickly scan through headlines to engage with content that interests you. This helps eliminate a lot of noise and helps you focus on what you want to read about, but you need to follow the right people for that content to appear in your feed.
To get the insiders’ view on what’s happening in data science, ML and AI, follow these 10 accounts on Twitter.
Best Data Science Twitter accounts to follow
Andrew Ng (@AndrewYNg)
Co-Founder of Coursera; Stanford CS adjunct faculty. Former head of Baidu AI Group/Google Brain.
Topics: AI, machine learning, deep learning, MOOCs
Joined: November 2010
Followers: 352 157
Lillian Pierson (@BigDataGal)
Data Strategist, Trainer & Biz Coach to Tech Professionals.
Topics: Big data, AI, IoT and women in tech
Joined: October 2012
Followers: 123 302
Gregory Piatetsky (@kdnuggets)
Topics: AI, analytics, big data, data mining, data science, machine learning and deep learning
Joined: February 2009
Followers: 133 211
Bernard Marr (@BernardMarr)
Internationally best-selling author; keynote speaker; futurist; business, technology, and data advisor to governments and companies.
Topics: Business, data, technology
Joined: January 2010
Followers: 109 592
Kirk Borne (@KirkDBorne)
The Principal Data Scientist @BoozAllen. Global Speaker. Top Big Data Science Influencer. PhD Astrophysicist. Ex-Professor. http://rocketdatascience.org/
Topics: Big data, data science, data mining, machine learning, AI
Joined: March 2012
Followers: 214 289
Hilary Mason (@hmason)
GM for Machine Learning at @Cloudera. Founder at @FastForwardLabs. Data Scientist in Residence at @accel. I ♥ data and cheeseburgers.
Topics: Data science, machine learning, deep learning,
Joined: February 2007
Followers: 111 686
David Kenny (@davidwkenny)
Husband. Dad. AI. Machine Learning. Weather. Akamai. Publicis. Digitas. Bain. Always having fun learning something new.
Topics: AI, cloud, deep learning
Joined: April 2009
Followers: 11 399
Fei-Fei Li (@drfeifei)
Prof (CS @Stanford), Co-Director Stanford Human-Centered AI Institute, CoFounder/Chair @ai4allorg, Researcher #AI #computervision #ML AI+healthcare, cognneuro
Topics: AI, machine learning
Joined: April 2010
Followers: 290 420
Nando de Freitas (@NandoDF)
I research intelligence to understand what we are, and to harness it wisely.
Topics: data science, machine learning, deep learning
Joined: April 2009
Followers: 52 462
Ilya Sutskever (@ilyasut)
Topics: Data science, AI, deep learning
Joined: September 2013
Followers: 22 109