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KDD 2014 in New York. Highlights.

I have just came back from KDD 2014, 20th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining in New York City, Times Square. It was an amazing 4-day event, jointly organized with Bloomberg LP on August 24-27. 1,855 more words

Big Data

Finding buried treasure in shifting sand

The problem of keeping up with scientic literature is not new. In 1986, information scientist, Don R. Swanson, published an article about mining the wealth of knowledge buried in academic literature. 403 more words


Becoming a Data Scientist

Most probably most of you are looking into becoming a data scientist or e-scientist.   With the advent of technological advancement the way we manage data is now digital, we use computers and large storage systems to store the data that we have.  500 more words


Web Seer and the Zeitgeist

I’ve been playing all evening with Web Seer, a toy that lets you contrast pairs of Google autocomplete suggestions. As is well known, Google autocomplete suggests completions based on what others have been searching for given that pattern of text you are entering. 108 more words

Data Mining

OODUTTY.COM - New UK technology startup

OODUTTY.COM is a technology start up company involved with the processing and analysis of large datasets to provide business and financial intelligence to both corporate and private clients. 208 more words

Business Intelligence

Data Visualization Workshop

Conducted a workshop on Data Visualization today. A number of datasets were opened and made into meaningful visuals.

A few examples include:

Distribution of Households by Level of Education Beneficiary vs. 63 more words