The 16 best data scientists to follow on Twitter: from top influencers to industry experts

Data science continues to be one of the hot tech careers, and a good Twitter presence is increasingly important


Data science tends to be a very collaborative career, with sites like Kaggle increasingly allowing the data science community to engage with open competitions and discuss methodologies, tools, insights and mistakes to avoid.

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Twitter is also a hotbed of #DataScience activity. We have picked out some of the most influential contributors from across the industry for you to follow.