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2016 Real-Time Election Predictions

Further to my original post on using physics to predict the outcome of the 2016 US Presidential elections, I have now written a cloud-based app using the powerful Wolfram Cloud to pull the most recent polling data on the web from… 82 more words


The 8 Government Health IT Trends You Need to Know

In May, 2016, GovLoop released a guide titled “The 8 Government Health IT Trends You Need to Know.” The guide takes a look at the current state of government health IT, innovations, and how government is driving the adoption of IT in health care. 102 more words


Only Stock What Your Customers Want: Predictive Analytics

How can analytics help retailers become more efficient and reduce waste in store?

Finding peak efficiency

Rare indeed is the retailer with empty shelves. In an ideal world, a shop would stock the exact amount of produce to meet the demand of every customer that walks through their doors, so that by the end of the day there’s nothing left in store and there are no customers coming in to find that what they want isn’t there. 1,226 more words

Big Data

Resampling Method

Resampling methods are an indispensable tool in modern statistics. They involve repeatedly drawing samples from a training set and refitting a model of interest on each sample in order to obtain additional information about the fitted model. 624 more words

Fraud: Big data has a lot of potential left ...

Big data has potential to do a lot more! Here is a case where it took more than 2 years to flag a doctor charging the state medicaid program 24 hours a day or more. 95 more words

Data & Analytics

Envestnet | Yodlee Supports Women in Tech Networking Event

According to Innovate Finance’s recent Women in Fintech report, women hold less than 5% of top executive roles at Europe’s top 50 fintech firms, and there was only one female CEO in that collection. 522 more words


Recruiting and HR for Startups: Finding and Keeping the Right Employees

candidates for both current and future openings. Some of these systems also include analytics that tell you how your recruiting process is working.

How many employees do you need? 830 more words