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Big Data Analytics

Data Isn't Truth. It's Signal.

Kevin McDermott | Posted 12.14.2016 | Business
Kevin McDermott

When people are presented with disagreeable facts they tend to double down on their own truth.

NYC Big Data Startups - Game-Changers Across Industries

H. Caleb Simmons | Posted 12.05.2016 | Technology
H. Caleb Simmons

The hardest trend this century is big data analytics--analysis of highly voluminous, various, veracious, rapid data--to produce high-quality insights ...

Together Forever - Logs and Metrics

Ben Newton | Posted 05.13.2016 | Technology
Ben Newton

"Together forever and never to part Together forever we two And don't you know I would move heaven and earth To be together forever with you" --Rick A...

7 steps to build a big data culture in your company

Sarfaraz Alam | Posted 04.20.2016 | Business
Sarfaraz Alam

You know that big data can transform your company's business results. But do other people in your organization share your view?

Machine Learning as a Service: How Data Science Is Hitting the Masses

Laura Dambrosio | Posted 03.29.2017 | Technology
Laura Dambrosio

Machine learning is an enigma to most. For decades it's a been a field dominated by scientists and the few organizations with enough computing power t...

Trailblazing Women: Clare Flynn Levy, Founder & Ceo, Essentia

Anne Ravanona | Posted 02.26.2017 | Technology
Anne Ravanona

This interview is part of a series on Trailblazing Women role models (Entrepreneurs and Leaders) from around the world and first appeared on Global In...

Breaking the Code in Electronic Healthcare Data

Dr. Timothy Imler | Posted 01.18.2017 | Technology
Dr. Timothy Imler

These challenges will lead us to a future discussions on the utilization of natural language processing (NLP) for electronic healthcare data and statistical modeling to create the best methods for accurately identifying a true disease.

Three Personas That Drive Our Big (or Any) Data Needs

Ian Khan | Posted 10.23.2015 | Business
Ian Khan

I am not a data scientist or an expert in knowing how to build candlestick charts from historical stock prices. I am however a data enthusiast and it ...

Approximating the Truth

Daryl Twitchell | Posted 10.20.2016 | Business
Daryl Twitchell

Living in the information age is amazing. The difficulty is that we can't always know what actually counts as information.

Getting Personal With Big Data

Joel S. Bloom | Posted 10.07.2016 | Technology
Joel S. Bloom

If you're like most people, Big Data may not mean much to you yet. It might even just make your eyes glaze over. Like the cloud or cybersecurity or bioprinting, it's just one more thing you don't have to know about -- until you do.

Ronaldo and Bale Transfer Buzz Rallies After Disappointing Season Ends

Ignacio Chavarria | Posted 06.01.2016 | Sports
Ignacio Chavarria

Google search volume regarding the possible transfers of Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale out of Real Madrid reached its highest point of the year in the second half of May.

Big Data Needs a Little TLC

Kristina DiPalo | Posted 07.28.2014 | Business
Kristina DiPalo

Big Data is sexy, and this sexiness can create a kind of irrational desire to run after the first big idea. Data may be neutral but human ambition is not.

Will Trade Data for Food

Jane Sarasohn-Kahn | Posted 07.21.2014 | Technology
Jane Sarasohn-Kahn

Trading data in the dark for third parties' profit -- without cutting us into the value created in the Big Data mash-up. That's a very expensive lunch indeed.

How the Digital Wave Is Changing Social Analysis to Actually Drive Influence

Olly Downs | Posted 05.05.2014 | Technology
Olly Downs

From understanding how connections are formed to evaluating how they how they impact our daily lives, the science community has had a long-standing enthrallment with social analysis.

Designing Degrees for Digital Gatekeepers

Edward Guiliano, Ph.D. | Posted 01.25.2014 | College
Edward Guiliano, Ph.D.

In this environment, enter universities that are designing degrees, creating knowledge, framing debates, and developing solutions about pressing issues (before, during, and after they become problems). Take cyber security.

2012 US Open: Tennis And Technology Hit The Courts At The US Open

Rick Singer | Posted 10.27.2012 | Technology
Rick Singer

More than 700,000 fans are expected to attend the matches at the USTA's Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Queens, making the US Open the most-attended, single sports event in the world.