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UAE Making Strides in Blockchain

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is deemed as one of the richest countries in the world. The country’s profuseness is major because of the production of oil. The discovery of its main source of income came into existence in the 1950s. UAEs economy was solely dependent on fishing, which came to a declining state at a later phase. At present, the middle east is well known for being an exemplary hub for businesses, trade, and commerce. No doubt, UAE has become one of the best examples in…

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Added by Yoey Thamas on May 1, 2019 at 7:13pm — No Comments

The Importance of Blockchain Technology and Decentralization

The blockchain is one of the hottest and fastest growing skills in the IT sector today. It is said that there are around 44% of organizations that have adopted blockchain globally. We all know that this technology has taken quite a turn in the industry given its popularity in providing safe and secured online transactions.

This technology is…

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Added by Yoey Thamas on March 11, 2019 at 8:22pm — No Comments

Your Guide to Natural Language Processing (NLP)

How machines process and understand human language



Everything we express (either verbally or in written) carries huge amounts of information. The topic we choose, our tone, our selection of words, everything adds some type of information that can be interpreted and value extracted from it. In theory, we can understand and even predict human behaviour using that information.…

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Added by Diego Lopez Yse on January 18, 2019 at 3:46am — 1 Comment

Top 25 Mistakes Corporates Make in their Advanced Analytics Program

Raise your hand if your company is making more than 15!

Strategy:

1. Day-dreaming that analytics is a plug & play magic wand that will bring very short term ROI. Well executed basic excel models might have brought quick wins in the…

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Added by Pedro URIA RECIO on October 27, 2018 at 8:01pm — No Comments

Minimizing Errors & Authenticating Transactions through Blockchain Technology

Blockchain technology is fast emerging as one of the most promising innovations in the information technology (IT) sector. It offers a host of advantages, such as enabling faster settlement, omitting the need for financial institutions to authenticate transactions, minimizing duplicative recordkeeping, eliminating reconciliation, and reducing error rates. These benefits not only hold the ability to revolutionize the banking, financial services, and insurance (BFSI) sector, but also offers a…

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Added by Shweta Baidya on September 24, 2018 at 10:30pm — No Comments

What Makes a Successful AI Company - Data Dominance

Summary:  A defensible data strategy increasingly defines those AI businesses that will be successful.  VCs know this and are steering the funding to this strategy.  Read here about what a defensible data strategy is and how to identify your next AI opportunity using this technique.

 

The most recent issue of MIT Technology…

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Added by William Vorhies on July 10, 2018 at 7:00am — No Comments

IoT and 5G New Technologies Create New Opportunities

The world is adapting and shaping around IoT technologies. In combination with 5G network connectivity, companies are preparing themselves for this constant shift to the progression of these technologies.

Network operators, telcos, and IoT companies are coming together to promote an ecosystem where customers can have great…

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Added by Ronald van Loon on January 30, 2018 at 7:29pm — No Comments

Technology Trends That Will Dominate 2017: Big Data, IoT, AWS and AI

Technology Trends That Will Dominate 2017: Big Data, IoT, AWS and AI

Technology has remarkably changed the way we live today, there is no denial to it. Compared with our ancestors, we stand far away from them in using different technologies for our day-to-day works.

So many technologies are developed in the past couple of years that have revolutionized our lives, and it’s impossible to list each of them. Though technology changes fast with time, we can observe the trends in which it changes. Last year, 2016 had bought so many fresh…

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Added by Venkatesan M on October 6, 2017 at 9:00pm — No Comments

4 Ways to Leverage Artificial Intelligence in Your Small Business Today

If you haven’t started using artificial intelligence in your business, you’re falling behind on the curve. Many business owners today are leveraging AI, whether they are aware of it or not. This is done through everyday business software suites that integrate machine learning and automation to carry out such functions as email communications, voice recognition and response and predictive analysis.

The extent to which businesses employ AI solutions needs to be increased if they are to…

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Added by Derek Iwasiuk on January 2, 2017 at 2:00am — No Comments

More data beats better algorithms - By Tyler Schnoebelen

 

Most academic papers and blogs about machine learning focus on improvements to algorithms and features. At the same time, the widely acknowledged truth is that throwing more training data into the mix beats work on algorithms and features. This post will get down and dirty with algorithms and features vs. training data by looking at a 12-way…

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Added by Leena Kamath on September 23, 2016 at 12:00pm — 1 Comment

Increasing role of Analytics in Sports

The most popular example of application of analytics in sports is from the Hollywood movie Moneyball, which is based on the true story of a baseball coach who assembles a stellar team despite having a very limited budget. He uses the help of an economics student to use data models to identify players who have the potential to perform outstandingly, but are under-valued in the market. Fast forward today, and this has become a best-practice in team-building across nations,…

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Added by Tanmay Bhandari on January 18, 2016 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Top Five Defining Characteristics of Great Cloud Computing

The cloud, end-user, and data center are all evolving. In the recent past, the manner in which information has been processed and computed has totally changed. Today, with more consumerization and plenty of data centers, and cloud computing, it is important for administrators to adapt to the new demands. Because of the movement towards…

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Added by Jack Dowson on October 22, 2015 at 11:26pm — No Comments

The Big Data Glossary - Part 1

The big data analytics space is evolving at a tremendous speed, so is the terminology used in the space. This terminology is sometimes really hard to understand. Here is a list of some of the big data terminologies simplified.…

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Added by Aureus Analytics on October 19, 2015 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Data Science: Uber for Law.

 

 

In my final year of Law School I did a Practical Legal studies course, it is compulsory at the University  that I attended and students are required…

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Added by Mkhuseli Mthukwane on August 11, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments

Big Data Technology Vendor Consolidation

The "big data" technology vendor market is ripe for consolidation. The myriad of vendors and technologies is causing market confusion. Matt Turck created a nice visualization entitled "…

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Added by Michael Walker on September 12, 2014 at 9:09am — 2 Comments

Are You Data Literate: Education for the Information Economy

Over four months ago I, with two partners, began crafting a handbook to inform students and young professionals about the data science industry. We interviewed over 30 data scientists, data analysts, CEOs, and academic professionals from the Chief Economist at Google to the founder of Cloudera. …

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Added by Brian Liou on May 22, 2014 at 8:26am — No Comments

The Present and the Future of Big Data and Mobile Technology

As we move to a more technologically advanced workflow, the need for bigger data storage…

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Added by Kyle Albert on March 5, 2014 at 10:06pm — 1 Comment

The Merging of Social Media, Big Data, Perpetually Connected Consumers and AI... Nirvana, or the End of Free-Will?

The Not So Distant Future

It’s Friday September 14, 2046, and you are at the airport getting an alert from your car that your 10,000 mile service is due, but something peculiar comes with your alert. It’s a question: your car asks you if you wish to have the service taken care of within the next 10 days, or after.

You respond “in the next 10 days.”

Your car’s smart system contacts the car dealer’s smart system and arranges everything, but first…

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Added by Tullio Siragusa on September 10, 2013 at 5:00am — 1 Comment

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