Over the last few years, Excel has been redesigned from the ground up. Currently, Microsoft is making the new Excel core-features available to every user, regardless of your Office 365 license. Thanks to the Microsoft naming conventions, it is easy to confuse the new features with existing ones. That being said, Power Query and Power Pivot are not the same things as Pivot Tables, which you have likely been using for years.…Continue
Added by Rafael Knuth on November 28, 2019 at 6:10am — No Comments
Introduction: Deriving meaningful information out of heap of data is the minimal requirement for any establishment today for its survival & sustenance. There are many terminologies and buzz words related to this area that blurs the meaning leaving people confused, such as Bigdata, Data Ware house (DWH), BI analytics, AI (Artificial…Continue
Added by Niraj Kumar on September 22, 2018 at 5:57am — No Comments
C-3PO and R2-D2 are an odd couple in the Star Wars universe. C-3PO is a cowardly droid who obeys pre-defined protocols and routine tasks, while R2-D2 is a curious and adventurous robot who learns from previous problems, uses logical thinking and larger concepts to solve new problems. But together they do things they could not do alone.
Sales Forecasting: Science or Instinct?
Recently, we had talked about marketing automation, a digital transformation in the field that involved both artificial intelligence and machine learning. Even Natural Language Processing (NLP) has come a long way, enough to change the content marketing game. But while marketing has shifted to a digital…Continue
Added by Jay Nair on June 5, 2018 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Technology is known to shift landscapes, even change the game. We saw that when the internet exploded in scale and popularity, as computers became smarter, and the world goes through the digital transformation. An easy example is in traditional marketing, which now borders on the irrelevant, unable to hold a candle to its more modern counterparts.
Added by Jay Nair on May 18, 2018 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Enterprises are learning fast about the relevance and use of AI and Cognitive Computing platforms. Before adopting AI and Cognitive Computing platforms, enterprises must focus on designing the right strategy for their business. A data-driven strategy is very important to derive the maximum benefit from the platform that will help to interpret data and provide accurate…Continue
As a potential Ph.D. candidate in data analytics and as an AI enthusiast and architect. I wondered why is it not the case that I can ask an AI that question "Which research topic would you recommend me to dig in"?! A bit vague though, so I decided to be more specific in order to simplify the problem for the AI. Which research topic is getting most grant funds?!
I think an AI should be at least able to answer this question if you give it a data source that it parse/read from…Continue
Added by Emad Mohamed on February 2, 2018 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Solving the Data Science Mystery
Data Science has become an inevitable charter in our everyday lives where every action of ours is measured, plotted, classified and logged. We leave traces of who we are while diving a car, when visiting a place, after watching a movie or shopping what we want. These traces of data captured…Continue
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A new paper entitled "Gaining Trust as well as Respect in Communicating Science Topics" published in the Proceedings of the National…Continue
Added by Michael Walker on September 24, 2014 at 5:07pm — No Comments
Confirmation bias occurs when people actively search for and favor information or evidence that confirms their preconceptions or hypotheses while ignoring or slighting adverse or mitigating evidence. It is a type of cognitive bias (pattern of deviation in judgment that occurs in…Continue