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Generation Technology

As part of my research into Big Data and the future of Technology I interviewed two generations of women within my family – looking at the way that they interact and approach technology within their lives. 993 more words

Ask a Data Scientist: Curse of Dimensionality

Welcome back to our series of articles sponsored by Intel – “Ask a Data Scientist.” Once a week you’ll see reader submitted questions of varying levels of technical detail answered by a practicing data scientist. 25 more words

Business Intelligence

Galvanize Announces GalvanizeU, A Year-Long Bootcamp That Gives You A Master's Degree

Today, tech education startup Galvanize is announcing that in January 2015 it will begin offering a program that, while formatted like a dev bootcamp focused on giving practical skills needed to land a job as a data scientist, also gives you an accredited Master of Engineering degree in a year. 223 more words


"Smart cities" are coming—but will need some better ideas

Chicago, the third largest city in the US, is about to get a new set of “smart city” sensors. Scientists from the University of Chicago’s Urban Center for Computation and Data (UCCD) and the federally operated Argonne National Laboratory have plans to attach a network of 40 smart sensor installations to light poles on three city campuses,  397 more words

Blog 4: Data Visualisation - extending scenario design

In the last few weeks, to us, the 2050 future is here today. We imagine ourselves touring in a situation where surveillances are exhibited everywhere to stop the ‘data terrorism’ counterattack. 751 more words


Future Objects by Design

The object we decided to create was an earring as it is located close enough to the head to be able to pick up your brainwaves, the object would then gather information both internal and external to provide the host with objective feedback to ensure your safety and wellbeing. 629 more words