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Nate Silver Hammers Pundits

Posted 12.13.2012 | Media

Nate Silver, the New York Times polling master, hammered members of the media on Wednesday night. Politico's Mike Allen reported that Silver appear...

Well-Known Political Forecaster Nate Silver Talks About Being Gay And Geek

The Huffington Post | Samreen Hooda | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Nate Silver's personal life is back on the radar as the gay self-described geek is getting more attention after his big win this election. After p...

Nate Silver: Hollywood's Newest Nerd?

2011-11-11-Screenshot20111111at3.30.52PM.png | Posted 11.16.2012 | Los Angeles

This story comes courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter and first appeared in the Nov. 23 issue of the magazine. By Daniel Miller Statistician Nate ...

The Best Tweets From Women This Week

Posted 11.15.2012 | Women

Barack Obama may have prevailed in this week's election, but he's not the only one who emerged a winner: Nate Silver, the statistician who writes the ...

Nate Silver and the Rise of Political Data Science

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics
Tarun Wadhwa

The field of "political data science" is now more than just a concept -- it's a proven, election-winning approach that will continue to revolutionize the way campaigns are run for decades to come.

Nate Silver After the Election: The Verdict

Paul Raeburn | Posted 01.07.2013 | Media
Paul Raeburn

Again, not quite right. What Silver does is not an "art"; it's mathematical modeling. And Silver doesn't make judgments the way pundits do, trusting their gut, their instincts, or their experience. He assesses polls based on how they performed historically, among other things.

Nate Silver Takes A Victory Lap

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 01.06.2013 | Media

With President Obama's re-election, New York Times blogger Nate Silver has reason to smile. Silver became a near-god for nervous Democrats, and, as...

4 Lessons From Nate Silver's Election Predictions

Inc. Magazine | Posted 01.06.2013 | Small Business

By Erik Sherman, visit Inc. Unless you've been safely ensconced in a media-free hideaway, you've probably heard of Nate Silver, the predictive phen...