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IMPACT - Part 2: Be a problem solver first, an engineer second.

This is part 2 of a 3 part series: “How to make your mark on the world as a talented, socially conscious data scientist.” 

You can find part 1 here: “Choose a domain which enables you to create…

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Added by Marshall Lincoln on March 14, 2019 at 10:30pm — 1 Comment

IMPACT: Choose a domain which enables you to create scalable solutions to meaningful global problems

This is the first article in what will be a three-part series: 

"How to make your mark on the world as a talented, socially conscious data scientist."

  • In this article, we discuss how a socially-conscious data scientist might choose a domain to make the greatest impact.
  • The next article…
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Added by Marshall Lincoln on February 13, 2019 at 5:50pm — No Comments

5 Risks must be addressed by businesses and governements (AI can be magic wand for such cases of risk)

Players in ecommerce, entertainment, finance, Internet and social media space drive and influence risk indicators for not just for themselves but for users of Internet and increasingly to larger society as side effects spread to social, political and economic scenarios. Any risks from above domains are dominant and may easily be extrapolated in domains too.

There are five risks that may influence society negatively and turn in to resistance force for adoption of digital…

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Added by Chandra Shekhar on January 1, 2019 at 11:00pm — No Comments

Suspense Analog - Data Object

I periodically use the term “data object” in my blogs.  Since I do not normally blog about data objects per se, I find myself simply stating that in-depth analysis might need to go beyond numbers; therefore, we should consider data objects.  This might confuse readers unaware of what a data object is - or at least what I mean by it.  To make matters challenging, readers inclined towards data science do not necessarily have much background in the liberal arts; and those with degrees in the…

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Added by Don Philip Faithful on September 22, 2017 at 1:00am — No Comments

Getting the Social Data Intelligence right

As the reach of social data expands by every passing day, more and more people are posting their views, thoughts and ideas over a broad array of interconnected social networks. In the era of the booming social media it is critical for businesses to sieve through social data - data generated through the multiple social media channels to gather the actionable insights.

 

Garnering Social Data Intelligence

Simply mapping social data to figure out data…

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Added by Sherna Jay on November 17, 2016 at 9:53pm — No Comments

5 Ways How Social Data Can Boost Customer Retention For Insurers

Everyone has been talking about how social data can help them retain customers and improve revenues and increase profit and get more customer and get more revenue and … you get the point.…

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Added by Aureus Analytics on November 17, 2015 at 10:44pm — No Comments

Social Network Analysis reveals the alternative list of global power elite

Forbes magazine has been publishing the list of The World's Most Powerful People since 2009. The number of people in the list is proportional to the global population with the ratio being one slot for every 100 million people on Earth. When the list started in 2009, there were 67 people on the list and the latest list from year 2014 had 72 people. According for…

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Added by Dr. Jai Ganesh on September 9, 2015 at 2:10am — 1 Comment

Big data is big business!

What on earth makes the world go round?

  • Is Big Data the next President of the United States of America?
  • Can small people create Big Data?

Well, your guess is not far from the truth! Gone are the days when big machines were the gizmo for nerds and geeks! Today, there is a revolutionary paradigm shift in favor of small machines with capacity for big data!

Businesses are going online at a rate never imagined before in the entire history of the…

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Added by Christopher Alvin Mokaya on April 15, 2015 at 10:00pm — No Comments

The Thrill of the [Data Science] Chase

Data Scientists are a unique group. We come from a variety of backgrounds with a unique set of life experiences. At Booz Allen our data science team is now 500+ strong. We have the people you would expect – those with degrees in math, stats, and physics. We also have a forester (me), a jazz musician, and a computer graphics major. There’s no set approach or ‘one size fits all’ model. We all took a different path to get to where we are today, but we all share one common trait – we never get…

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Added by Steven Mills on January 17, 2015 at 6:00am — No Comments

The reason Facebook paid US$ 19 bn for Whatsapp…decoded

On 19th…

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Added by Aatash Shah on February 27, 2014 at 3:30am — No Comments

Text Analytics: ‘Mangalyaan’ as Seen on Twitter

Social media and interplanetary mission -- what do they have in common? Well, they have in common the Mars Orbiter Mission, also known as ‘Mangalyaan’. It was launched on 5th November by the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO). It generated a lot of interest across the globe among millions of people on Social Media networks. In this blog, we analyze how Twitterati reacted to this news.



Asia was by far the most interested in the subject, covering 74% of all…

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Added by Ujjawal Bagaria on January 7, 2014 at 1:15am — 1 Comment

“GHOST DEVELOPERS” AND BI CENTRE OF EXPERTISE: THE BELGACOM GROUP’S EXPERIENCE

 

Belgacom Group is the world 8th Telecom operator, it is 1st in Belgium for Mobile phone and landline services (e.g. 4,6 million mobile phone customers). The group employs 17 000 people, is owned (53, 5%) by the Belgium state and develop landline services under the brand names of Belgacom, Telindus, Skynet. Belgacom also develop a very specific approach for its strategic positioning by balancing the product leadership, prices competitiveness and the knowledge of its…

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Added by Michel Bruley on December 2, 2013 at 12:12am — No Comments

Big Data: Understand the customer course on the net before he buys

 

Marketing is being redefined by the changing habits of consumers, by the limitless choice for placing ads and the access to customers through a variety of channels. As a result, many companies are changing their plan of action and the allocation of their budgets for the different channels, including the web, campaigns, including mobile, social media, etc.



Recent studies which have analyzed the course of online shoppers, indicate that traditional marketing campaigns…

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Added by Michel Bruley on August 1, 2013 at 11:44pm — No Comments

Full Tilt Poker: Big Data Fraud Detection and Prevention

Full Tilt Poker is the second largest online poker room; it belongs to Rational FT which is a computer services company that develops software, business computer maintenance and performs operations based digital marketing. http://www.rfts.com/  



Two fundamental points of running a poker room online are the integrity of the site and the trust of customers. Players must be completely sure that they are protected against fraud. Negative publicity…

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Added by Michel Bruley on May 6, 2013 at 1:39am — No Comments

Big Data means to support Buzz Marketing actions

 

What is buzz marketing? In the strict sense of the term, buzz marketing is creating noise around a product, service, company or brand. For example you can recruit consumers, preferably proactive volunteers who influence their peers, and help them to try your products in good condition before pushing them to talk about their experience.



The buzz is one of the most powerful forces in the market, and knowing how to master this important marketing channel is critical. Word of…

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Added by Michel Bruley on March 7, 2013 at 4:21am — No Comments

Big Data: Hadoop is not the universal panacea



IT market studies expert indicate that the advanced analysis of various data and the management of an increasing volume of data, are among the five priorities large enterprises CIOs and companies at the forefront of the world of internet. Big Data is thus increasingly important, and a growing number of companies complete their decision-making infrastructure, with new analytical platforms to improve their efficiency and profitability.



First experiences Big Data observations show…

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Added by Michel Bruley on February 4, 2013 at 10:53pm — No Comments

What Big Data means at LinkedIn?

LinkedIn was founded in 2003, is currently revenue 243 million and employs 1797 people. This is not what we call a large company. However, LinkedIn has 175 million members in 200 countries including 50% outside the U.S., two new members join the network every second, and analysts said that all "executive" of the Global 500 are members. Under these conditions, LinkedIn is facing a high volume of data to process. Indeed their information system must support 2 billion a year of research carried…

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Added by Michel Bruley on December 3, 2012 at 3:16am — No Comments

Big Data: Opinions & Sentiments Analysis

Analyzes of texts put lights in two main types of information “facts and opinions”. Most current treatment methods of textual information aim to extract and use factual information, this is the case for example of research we do on the web. Analysis of opinions is concerned about feelings and emotions expressed in the texts, it has grown much today because of the space taken from the web in our society, and the very large volume of daily comments expressed by consumers with the advent of the…

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Added by Michel Bruley on October 2, 2012 at 10:43pm — 5 Comments

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