Last year like many people, I found myself laid off due to COVID-19. I suspected this would happen since my title barely reflects what I spend most of my time doing. Although I worked in a Call Centre, I hardly handled any calls. For those expecting me to have a lot of call stats, my…Continue
Added by Don Philip Faithful on February 6, 2021 at 12:30pm — No Comments
AI has transformed a host of fields including engineering, medicine, finance, and now it is innovating education.
Modern education systems will leverage Artificial Intelligence at every step. The trend has already begun with AI-based EdTech storming the market.
The global pandemic has further accelerated this change and transformed how…Continue
Added by Aileen Scott on January 14, 2021 at 3:00am — No Comments
11 Nov, 2020, Washington D.C.: Since the launch of the World Data Science Initiative (WDSI) in January of 2020 institutions in more than 20 countries have applied to be a part of the initiative, which is the world’s biggest ever talent development project in Data Science. The African continent can now boast its first institution to join the initiative; University of Rwanda.…Continue
Added by Aileen Scott on November 11, 2020 at 2:10am — No Comments
Reliance on data is increasing across all industries. Whether it’s a retail chain or an education company functioning in the k-12 or secondary level space, how we measure the outcome of learning, student performance, teacher prowess, and school performance is built on data-driven techniques. The course of action in education across many schools and colleges now is highly dependent on data. But is the data-driven approach to education, to measure the…Continue
Added by Aileen Scott on September 24, 2020 at 7:30pm — No Comments
“When I think back on all the crap I’ve learned in high school, It’s a wonder I can think at all” - Simon and Garfunkel, Kodachrome
Growing up in the ’60s in California, we were subjected to a lot of educational experiments. We had beanbag chairs in class. We squinted into uncomfortable metal and…Continue
Added by Russell W Anderson on December 28, 2019 at 2:30am — No Comments
(I will give you a hint. It’s in the name.)
This post is intended as a response to an interesting discussion on…Continue
Added by Lucas Finco on November 25, 2019 at 8:30am — No Comments
Summary: Communicating with your Board of Directors about AI/ML is different from conversations with top operating executive. It’s increasingly likely your Board will want to know more and planning that communication in advance will make your presentation more successful.
Added by William Vorhies on April 29, 2019 at 9:35am — No Comments
Finding patterns within the data is not always an easy task. It requires a lot of hard work because the patterns are often buried deep in the data. To make sure that you can find the patterns that you are looking for no matter how deep they are buried it is essential to have good knowledge of machine learning. The machine learning…
Added by Emma Miah on July 11, 2017 at 9:30pm — No Comments
The development of artificial intelligence (AI) has had a huge influence on today’s society, as ongoing discussions evaluate the impacts of creating machines and computer systems that can react and perform like humans. These systems can process information in a more cognitive way, making them capable of more human-like functions like learning, decision-making, and visual perception.…Continue
Added by Julie Ellis on June 3, 2016 at 1:30am — No Comments
Did you know that Big Data can help us predict who the future football stars will be? This is precisely what happened in Riyad Mahrez’s case, PFA Player of the Year, who has conquered the English Premier League with Leicester City.
During last year’s Big Data Week Conference in London, Malta-based entrepreneur Valery Bollier correctly foresaw…Continue
Added by Jure Rejec on May 11, 2016 at 5:00am — No Comments
Despite years of criticism and negative publicity, Hedge funds have evolved as higher return generating machines. Thanks to all those amazingly weird Hedge Funds strategies. If you try to look at the overall picture, you will find that Hedge funds have now become a part of Wall Street’s eco-system.
Hedge funds strategies and hedge Funds in themselves have made headlines over the years due to various reasons. You will be awe struck when you find out what kinds of perks are given by…Continue
Added by rajesh dhnashire on September 6, 2015 at 9:00pm — No Comments
This is a continuation of the ‘how to become a data scientist conversation’ (see “So You Want to be a Data Scientist” at…Continue
I assist enterprises by driving data-driven approaches into their operations, developing market-aware products that learn from data, and encouraging data-smart cultures among the c-suite of executives. I have had the privilege to work with many talented professionals looking to disrupt their…Continue
NOTE: This post can be more beautifully read via Medium here: Why Everyone Needs to Learn to Code
By now you already know how important Big data processing and analytic is in running a lot of industries in the world. It is a multi-sector industry that helps manage big data, monitor trends, improve business operations, and even fight crimes. Big data is used in so many industries that it is considered as one of the most in demand skill this 2015.
But just like…Continue
Added by Ethan Harvell on February 15, 2015 at 11:34pm — No Comments
The purpose of Financial Modeling is to build a Financial Model which can enable a person to take better financial decision.The decision could be affected by future cash flow projections , debt structure for the company etc. All these factors may affect the viability for a project or investment in a company.The Applications of Financial Modeling mainly includes the followings :
Added by rajesh dhnashire on January 26, 2015 at 11:00pm — No Comments
You like working with data. You’ve completed a few data science courses and enjoyed them. Now what?
I second Don VanDemark’s enthusiasm for course sequences, specialization tracks, and certification offerings. Whether through traditional brick-and-mortar schools, on-line offerings, or bootcamps, the carefully-planned curricula and (depending on the program) personal…Continue
Added by L George, Ph.D. on May 22, 2014 at 4:24pm — No Comments