Having developed websites and web applications for more than fifteen years, I decided to pivot and explore the field of Data Science. Although, my interests lay in Natural Language Processing I do explore other areas of Data Science which pique my interest. This is my take on Data Science.

Portrait of Mervin McDougall


  • Operating System Experience : FreeBSD, Debian Linux, Windows 7, SCO Open Server
  • Desktop/Server Software Experience: MS Office 2005, OpenOffice 2, Apache Web Server, Lighttpd, Oracle 10g, MSSQL, MySQL, Photoshop, Gimp
  • Programming Language Experience: C, Ruby, Perl, PHP, SQL, PL/SQL, HTML, XML, XHTML, Unix shell scripting, JavaScript