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Data science project: creating an RSS feed exchange

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The purpose of this project is to create a powerful mechanism to generate high quality traffic for any web site, via automated or semi-automated feed syndication.How would you proceed to identify all…Continue

Reverse placebo effect in clinical trials

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I'm just curious to see if NOT delivering any pill (pretending that the drug is not yet available) might have a positive effect comparable to giving a fake pill (placebo effect), in clinical trials -…Continue

Can clothes cause cancer?

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We monitor air quality, tap water, levels of various radiations in the atmosphere, the food sold in grocery stores, the toys our kids are playing with, the food our dogs eat, food containers (plastic…Continue

How could the government quickly raise 160 billion dollars per year

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Here's a solution for the IRS to collect this money. Offer tax-payers to estimate and prepay some or all of their 2015 taxes before July 2014. Offers a 5% reduction on the tax amount due for 2015, to…Continue

 

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Dr. Vincent Granville is a visionary data scientist with 15 years of big data, predictive modeling, digital and business analytics experience. Vincent is widely recognized as the leading expert in scoring technology, fraud detection and web traffic optimization and growth. Over the last ten years, he has worked in real-time credit card fraud detection with Visa, advertising mix optimization with CNET, change point detection with Microsoft, online user experience with Wells Fargo, search intelligence with InfoSpace, automated bidding with eBay, click fraud detection with major search engines, ad networks and large advertising clients.

Most recently, Vincent launched Data Science Central, the leading social network for big data, business analytics and data science practitioners. Vincent is a former post-doctorate of Cambridge University and the National Institute of Statistical Sciences. He was among the finalists at the Wharton School Business Plan Competition and at the Belgian Mathematical Olympiads. Vincent has published 40 papers in statistical journals (including Journal of Royal Statistical Society - Series B, IEEE Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, Journal of Number Theory), a Wiley book on data science, and is an invited speaker at international conferences. He also developed a new data mining technology known as hidden decision trees, owns multiple patents, published the first data science eBook, and raised $6MM in start-up funding. Vincent is a top 20 big data influencers according to Forbes, and was also featured on CNN.
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http://www.analyticbridge.com/profile/VincentGranville
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Analytics, Big Data, Data Science
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C-Level
Years of Experience:
15
Your Company:
Data Science Central, AnalyticBridge
Industry:
Internet
How did you find out about DataScienceCentral?
Tim Matteson
Interests:
Networking, New venture, Recruiting, Other
What is your Favorite Data Mining or Analytical Website?
http://www.datasciencecentral.com
What Other Analytical Website do you Recommend?
http://www.analyticbridge.com

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Dr. Vincent Granville is a visionary data scientist with 15 years of big data, predictive modeling, digital and business analytics experience. Vincent is widely recognized as the leading expert in scoring technology, fraud detection and web traffic optimization and growth. Over the last ten years, he has worked in real-time credit card fraud detection with Visa, advertising mix optimization with CNET, change point detection with Microsoft, online user experience with Wells Fargo, search intelligence with InfoSpace, automated bidding with eBay, click fraud detection with major search engines, ad networks and large advertising clients.

Most recently, Vincent launched Data Science Central, the leading social network for big data, business analytics and data science practitioners. Vincent is a former post-doctorate of Cambridge University and the National Institute of Statistical Sciences. He was among the finalists at the Wharton School Business Plan Competition and at the Belgian Mathematical Olympiads. Vincent has published 40 papers in statistical journals and is an invited speaker at international conferences. He also developed a new data mining technology known as hidden decision trees, owns multiple patents, published the first data science book, and raised $6MM in start-up funding. Vincent is a top 20 big data influencers according to Forbes, was featured on CNN, and is #1 in Gil Press' A-List of data scientists.


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Here's an interesting piece of email my wife received today - looks like it was sent to all students at university of Washington.Subject: Update on the Closure of the Physics and Astronomy Reading RoomHello Huskies,As of June 13, 2014, the Physics and Astronomy Reading Room will be replaced with a new Data Science Studio funded by a…See More
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Identifying publishers that accept RSS feeds

The purpose of this project is to create a powerful mechanism to generate high quality traffic for any web site, via automated or semi-automated feed syndication.How would you proceed to identify all the main digital publishers that accept RSS feeds? This question actually corresponds to one of the projects currently accepted in our…See More
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At 8:03am on January 8, 2013, Marc Jape said…
Vincent:

This is a great platform that I was not aware of. Keep up the good work.

Regards,
Marc
At 1:05pm on December 19, 2012, Johnny L. Hopkins said…

Thank for the request.

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Hello Vincent, 

Thanks for the connection. I would like to ask you a question, when I joined here my BIO states (To understand the building blocks based on natural data transfer.) it's very good I like that, but could you tell me how my BIO was achieved? Was it (A) human input or (B) machine?  

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Data science displacing traditional science

Posted on April 23, 2014 at 6:30pm 0 Comments

Here's an interesting piece of email my wife received today - looks like it was sent to all students at university of Washington.

Subject: Update on the Closure of the Physics and Astronomy Reading Room

Hello Huskies,

As of June 13, 2014, the…

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This page has been moved

Posted on April 23, 2014 at 2:30pm 0 Comments

The new content can be found here.

Nine new, great articles and resources posted externally

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Here we go. Enjoy the reading!

MapReduce NextGen Architecture

Illustration of YARN (from first article below)

Articles from external publishers and bloggers:

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The data science alphabet

Posted on April 17, 2014 at 6:30pm 1 Comment

Feel free to add your keywords. Here's a start:

The alphabet:

  • Algorithm (also: API, accountability)
  • Big…
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