Every nascent industry needs to consider modern technology for leveraging competitive advantages in today's business world. They can leverage the power of the latest technology like blockchain, internet of things (IoT), augmented reality, or any other to be the frontrunner in the businesses.
The business entrepreneurs have to make sure that they learn how this modern technology can benefit their business in the… Continue
Added by Manoj Rupareliya on March 31, 2020 at 2:30am —
Summary: An interesting documentary about the earliest days of AI/ML and my alternate take on how we should really be describing the development of our profession to the newly initiated.
What could be more natural in these days of the Corona Virus than binge watching great videos. I was intrigued by a… Continue
Added by William Vorhies on March 30, 2020 at 2:52pm —
When the coronavirus broke out in the Wuhan province of China in December 2019, Taiwan was immediately in harm’s way. Taiwan is less than 100 miles from the China mainland, and as recently as January there were a dozen roundtrip flights between Wuhan and Taipei every week. Yet as of March 19, Taiwan has only 108 cases of the coronavirus and one death. Why?
Taiwan used the data from 2003 SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) epidemic that infected over… Continue
Added by Bill Schmarzo on March 30, 2020 at 8:00am —
Virtues should be digitized. As we speed toward reliance on machines to process more and more information and provide cognitive support for all types of decision-making, we must consider ways to imbue automated processes, data machinations and recommender systems with a sense of some of the finest human virtues.
We are at the crossroads of a moral… Continue
Added by Aaron Burciaga on March 30, 2020 at 7:10am —
In a previous blog post, I created a flow chart showing how to choose a statistical test from a dozen different tests. While researching the article, I came across a short and sweet version which only includes four of the more basic tests:… Continue
Added by Stephanie Glen on March 30, 2020 at 6:30am —
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Added by Vincent Granville on March 29, 2020 at 3:14pm —
Monday newsletter published by Data Science Central. Previous editions can be found here. The contribution flagged with a + is our selection for the picture of the week. To subscribe, follow this link. … Continue
Added by Vincent Granville on March 29, 2020 at 3:00pm —
In the blog about ‘Is SQL Needed to be a Data Scientist?’, we have discussed the importance of SQL and basics of how knowledge of SQL helps with a successful data science career. In this blog, let us take that forward and discuss the same in more detail.
if you have some basic knowledge of SQL and are… Continue
Added by Vijay Singh on March 29, 2020 at 2:30am —
At first glance, the Lognormal, Weibull, and Gamma distributions distributions look quite similar to each other. Selecting between the three models is "quite difficult" (Siswadi & Quesenberry) and the problem of testing which distribution is the best fit for data has been studied by a multitude of researchers.
If all the models fit the data fairly… Continue
Added by Stephanie Glen on March 27, 2020 at 7:30am —
Looking through the data available on the internet, reading news and listening to the last outcomes of the new coronavirus outbreak, decided to go moreover about this virulent impact on our society as a whole.
The first outcome has been registered on the 20th of January, following the WHO website statistical information, and the evolution has… Continue
Added by Federica Gazzelloni on March 26, 2020 at 1:41pm —
Emergencies preparedness in public health response have been advised on 31st of December 2019 by the WHO China Country Office because of Cases of pneumonia of unknown etiology. Of the first 44 cases reported 25% were severely ill while the remaining 75% resulted in stable conditions.… Continue
Added by Federica Gazzelloni on March 26, 2020 at 1:30pm —
Taken from pangolins, it has been found that the virus cause of COVID-19 is a “curse of the pangolin”.
The mammal Pangolin is hunted as game meat for both medicinal purposes and food consumption.
In addition, seven out of eight species of pangolins are threatened with extinction within the next generation. They have been a valuable commodity for… Continue
Added by Federica Gazzelloni on March 26, 2020 at 1:30pm —
Given that, as well as specified by the Order of Veterinarians, there is no possibility of infection transmission, of the novel COVID-19, from our pets; nevertheless our puppies can get infected by the human genome of the COVID-19, several studies highlight the mutations of…
Added by Federica Gazzelloni on March 26, 2020 at 1:00pm —
We have a once in a lifetime opportunity to address one of modern society’s biggest challenges – the choice between healthcare or the economy. For the past several decades, we have treated this as an “either or” choice between one or the other; that to improve the economy we must reduce healthcare spending or to improve healthcare we must sacrifice the economy. To that sort of thinking I say BULL!
The coronavirus COVID-19 situation is showing us a very… Continue
Added by Bill Schmarzo on March 26, 2020 at 6:30am —
Did you ever wonder what’s a typical day of a data scientist like? A data scientist needs to explore data given to us and provide actionable insights, but how do we do that and is that all we do? Do we just sit in-front of a computer and code all day? Do we spend most of our day reading papers? Or is it something completely different? Let me walk you… Continue
Added by Angelia Toh Choon Muay on March 26, 2020 at 5:12am —
Summary: Since COVID-19 is occupying most of our thoughts these days, it seems appropriate to highlight where AI/ML is making a contribution to getting us out of our homes and back to work.
Since COVID-19 is occupying most of our thoughts these days, it seems appropriate to highlight where AI/ML is making a… Continue
Added by William Vorhies on March 24, 2020 at 8:40am —
Here are some (very) early outputs from an Agent-Based Model of COVID-19 that I'm currently developing.
It allows configuring a number of parameters including:
- population sizes (of healthy and infected people) by age
- distribution of vulnerability by age
- level of social distancing in effect by…
Added by Andrew Steckley, PhD on March 24, 2020 at 7:26am —
Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning models have demonstrated significant power to grow and improve businesses. We have found that the best approach to AI production is what venture capitalists do when they evaluate and invest in startups.
A 2019 McKinsey survey found that a majority of executives whose companies have adopted AI solutions report that these solutions have provided an uptick in revenue, and 44 percent say that AI has reduced costs.… Continue
Added by Filip Stachura on March 24, 2020 at 1:30am —
In the previous part, we started to outline what ontologies are and how they may be used; now it is time to get into more practical…
Added by Max Ved on March 23, 2020 at 6:30am —
Have you ever experience a situation where you want to import and combine hundred of datasets? If you do this manually, then it will take too much time. On the other hand, we can use a simple R programming to solve this problem in easily and quickly. Therefore, I would like to share two methods of combining all small files in a directory into a single dataset…
Added by Michaelino Mervisiano on March 23, 2020 at 4:00am —