Featuretools Blog

Get help with Featuretools

by Featuretools Team | November 19, 2017
Get help with Featuretools

We want Featuretools to be the fastest way to learn and incorporate feature engineering into your machine learning projects. To make it even easier to take advantage of the power of automated feature engineering, we are launching a new community-supported chat room on Gitter.

Bringing data science automation to the domain expert’s playground

by Kalyan Veeramachaneni and Max Kanter | October 5, 2017

In July, we visited Carnegie Mellon University to participate in the 17th annual Simon Initiative’s LearnLab Summer School on Educational Data Mining. During the program, we gave a talk on feature engineering and helped teams complete projects using Featuretools, an open source library for automated feature engineering.

Open Sourcing Featuretools

by Max Kanter | September 27, 2017
Open Sourcing Featuretools

I co-created Deep Feature Synthesis two years ago while I was a student at MIT. My intention from the very beginning was to one day share that technology with the world. With help of many people, that day has finally come, and Featuretools is now available for anyone to use for free.

Read more about why we open sourced Featuretools on the Feature Labs Blog here