In my SBA course, we explored how human judgment and decision-making can often be outperformed by out-performed by algorithms, especially in oft-repeated data-rich situations which are largely rules-based. 127 more words
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Insights gained from analyzing mobile phone usage data can be extremely valuable in marketing campaign and customer engagement efforts. For example, hour of the day when an user engages most with his or her mobile device could be used to choose the time to send a marketing message or email. 645 more words
One of the fundamental questions of my PhD thesis has been to conceptualize privacy and surveillance in a way which not only describes the society we live in, but also explains why the current information society with its fetishization of data looks the way it does. 492 more words
This is relevant to GPS students who are considering where they will fit in the data analytics/big data world.
Interview of Emily Robinson, who transitioned from a social science background to a career in data science, recently becoming a data analyst at Etsy. 10 more words
In this blog i will explain twitter’s tweets analysis with lambda architecture. So first we need to understand what is lambda architecture,about its component and usage. 699 more words