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ACM KDD 2014 in New York City - Day 1


This year, a record-breaking number of attendees (KDD: 2,060 + 260 Bloomberg only = 2,310 in total) came to New York City, NY for the premier international data mining conference ( 480 more words

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Miscellaneous Ramblings about Decision Making

By Neil Raden

Decision-making is not, strictly speaking, a business process. Attacking the speed problem for decision-making, which is mostly a collaborative and iterative effort, requires looking at the problem as a team phenomenon. 549 more words

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DevNation 2014: Scott McClellan - Hadoop and Beyond

Abstract: Historically, the term “Hadoop” has been considered synonymous with its core technologies: MapReduce and the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS). But today the definition of Hadoop is rapidly evolving. 129 more words

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TGIF! Pacesetters place big bet on "analytics" - Register for the Watson Beta!!!

I love being able to snap a picture of a check with my smart phone and magically deposit the money into my bank account. No more sitting in a long line of cars to deposit a check or worrying about misplacing that tiny piece of paper! 267 more words

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Algorithmes devins : les smartphones, bientôt nos « deuxièmes cerveaux » ? - Le nouvel Observateur

Algorithmes devins : les smartphones, bientôt nos « deuxièmes cerveaux » ? – Le nouvel Observateur.

Très intéressante interview de Rand Hindi  dans le Nouvel Obeservateur: Patron de Snips, une start-up qui ambitionne d’allier « big data » et algorithmes pour repenser le quotidien et la façon de vivre des citadins en anticipant leurs comportements. 466 more words

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Don't Leave your Data to Amateurs

Financial institutions own amazing amounts of data that can provide important insights. How many FIs are really taking advantage of this data for their strategic planning, decision-making or marketing? 320 more words


How to become the "Iron Man" of Analytics

“Sometimes you got a run before you can walk” – Tony Stark

The market is up, the work that needs to be done is huge, and the talent pool that the analytics industry demands is vast.

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