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Vincent Granville's Blog – October 2013 Archive (11)

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Added by Vincent Granville on October 31, 2013 at 9:30am — No Comments

IBM Distinguished Engineer solves Big Data Conjecture

A mathematical problem related to big data was solved by Jean-Francois Puget, engineer in the Solutions Analytics and Optimization group at IBM France. The problem was first mentioned on Data Science Central, and an award was offered to the first data scientist to solve it.

Bryan Gorman, Principal Physicist, Chief Scientist at…

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Added by Vincent Granville on October 23, 2013 at 3:00pm — 4 Comments

A little known component that should be part of most data science algorithms

This is a component often missing, yet valuable for most systems, algorithms and architectures that are dealing with online or mobile data, known as digital data: be it transaction scoring, fraud detection, online marketing, marketing mix and advertising optimization, online search, plagiarism and spam detection, etc.

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Added by Vincent Granville on October 16, 2013 at 6:00pm — 5 Comments

20 white papers and power point presentations

Posted on AnalyticBridge over the last few years, related to analytics, data science, big data, statistics, visualization. Feel free to add yours.…

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Added by Vincent Granville on October 16, 2013 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Weekly digest - October 14

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Added by Vincent Granville on October 10, 2013 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Salary surveys for data scientists and related job titles

Job ads on LinkedIn typically show a salary range, Indeed.com and Payscale.com are also good resources. Glassdoor.com lists actual salaries as reported by employees. We regularly publish salary surveys for data scientists.

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Added by Vincent Granville on October 10, 2013 at 4:30pm — No Comments

11 Features any database, SQL or NoSQL, should have

Here's some important features that I think all databases should have:

  1. Offering text standardization function to help with (1) data cleaning, (2) reducing volume of text information, (3) merging data from different…
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Added by Vincent Granville on October 9, 2013 at 10:30am — 1 Comment

Selling data becoming hot business with government shutdown

Private companies taking over government, to provide critical data and research reports that the government has stopped providing.

It started with the official job statistics report that was not produced this Friday. Instead, economists rely on other sources such as ADP (who processes millions of payrolls). Today companies…

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Added by Vincent Granville on October 5, 2013 at 7:00am — No Comments

Data Science programs and training currently available

A few universities and other organizations have started to offer data science curriculum, training and certificates.

University Programs

The following excerpts are taken from the…

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Added by Vincent Granville on October 2, 2013 at 2:30pm — 10 Comments

Comprehensive predictive analytics market research (2013-2018)

Received in my mailbox - interesting market research report on predictive analytics. See highlights in this rather long and detailed PDF document.…

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Added by Vincent Granville on October 2, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments

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