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Good hands, great data

In July 2011, Floyd Yager, then senior vice president of analytics at Allstate Insurance, huddled in a conference room with Suren Gupta, the company’s chief information officer. 1,723 more words


Raising the Bar in Political Campaigns

I am incredibly impressed by the sophistication in using technology, data, and most importantly, human capital to lead political campaigns in the US in the past decade. 685 more words

Twitter, IBM announce a new data analytics partnership

IBM is making friends left and right.

Just a few months after teaming up with Apple , Big Blue revealed its latest partnership on Wednesday — one with… 382 more words


Datacenter Management with Apache Mesos

AMP Camp Three — Analytics and Machine Learning at Scale was held in Berkeley California and live streamed online, August 29-30, 2013 by

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Million dollar prize and 2000 hours of work.... for nothing

the Netflix Prize, a machine learning and data mining competition for movie rating prediction for $ 1 mil was announced in 2006. The Korbell team won the first  39 more words

Using Excel Power Query to Track Your City’s Progress

How’s my city is doing on crimes? How fast are cities in my county growing and in which neighborhoods? How’s the electricity use is changing over years? 659 more words


Riding with the Stars: Passenger Privacy in the NYC Taxicab Dataset

In my previous post, Differential Privacy: The Basics, I provided an introduction to differential privacy by exploring its definition and discussing its relevance in the broader context of public data release. 2,699 more words


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