Open source software is an important piece of the data science puzzle.
According to the most recent KDnuggets data science software poll results, 73% of data scientists used free software in the previous 12 months. While there are many sources of such tools on the internet, Github has become ade facto clearinghouse for all types of open source software, including tools used in the data science community. The importance, and central position, of machine learning to the field of data science does not need to be pointed out.
The following is an overview of the top 10 machine learning projects on Github.