How to Repair a Dishwasher That is Not Draining

I frequently use Youtube to learn how to fix things around the house.

Make it a new years resolution to see if you can do something yourself, rather than calling a repair person.

To clear the dishwasher drain you need the following:

  1. Some bleach to clean the parts and interior of the dishwasher
  2. Screw drivers for removing screws and removing parts
  3. shop vacuum to clean up the waste water and food scraps

Before you start, watch this video below:

You just saved yourself $100, and you did not have to buy a new dishwasher.

Using Azure ML to Predict Customer Credit

Simple video example of how Azure ML (Machine Learning) classification model can be used to predict whether a bank customer is likely to have good or bad credit.

I am just starting to learn in this area, but I believe the key is a good training input data set.

At work, perhaps this can be used to analyze the first 10 to 15 minutes of a sales call to gauge intent or likely-hood of a purchase.

This is courtesy of Microsoft’s Data Science Series.

Here is a link to the portfolio where I ran the same test:

Simulate Histogram of Company Profits

Microsoft EdX Course on Data Science Essentials, around Simulation of Customer profits, given formulas and estimates for Number of Customers, Profits Per Cup, and Tips!

Imagine how you can scale that up from a Coffee/Lemonade stand business to a major corporation!

These are great summary notes in case you need a refresher on basics around distributions, hypothesis, types of tests (Single Sample T and Z Tests, Two Sample Tests), and confidence intervals:

Cleaning an example data set: