The graphs below show demographics for two popular but totally unrelated analytic websites. The demographics are strikingly similar.
USA is still the #1 country by far. Visitors from India spend more time on the site. Although you can't tell from these charts, US visitors tend to have more senior / manager roles, while in India…Continue
Added by Mirko Krivanek on May 22, 2013 at 7:00pm — No Comments
Unlike our "articles from top news outlels" which features articles from tech publications, the articles below were published in mainstream journals that are not targeted to tech people (e.g. USA Today, Seattle Times etc.) All of them talk about data, big data and analytics. It shows how big data and analytics have gained popularity over the last few years.…Continue
Added by Mirko Krivanek on January 9, 2013 at 8:00am — No Comments
This Saturday, I've noticed that Facebook now displays a few new boxes on everyone's profile page (not just me). The box that worries me most is the one that shows all the places where you've traveled and where you've lived, including your current location.
To compound the problem, the box in question clearly…Continue
Added by Mirko Krivanek on August 4, 2012 at 5:15pm — No Comments
Actually, these are 7 types of language patterns that are difficult to analyse with automated algorithms:
Added by Mirko Krivanek on August 4, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments
For the very smart data science geek who wants to avoid all kinds of social interactions (that is: having no boss, no employee, no colleague, no client, no customer, no contractors, no interaction with vendors etc.), there are a few options. All of them allows you to work from home. Some (when automated) allow you to not work at all. They can generate good complimentary income or (if scalable) great income.
In practice, these opportunities are not real jobs but rather entrepreneurial…Continue