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'Big Data' Questioned in Wake of Trump's Surprising Victory | Sci-Tech Today

'Big Data' Questioned in Wake of Trump's Surprising Victory | Sci-Tech Today | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
For an American public that relies on data for everything from where to find the best taco to the likely victor in a baseball game, Election Day offered a jarring wake-up: The data was wrong.
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Françoise Morvan's curator insight, November 14, 4:52 PM
"Even if you have a lot of data and you go after it with the most sophisticated, amazing techniques, it may not tell you anything or it may mislead, because the data doesn't have the information you need,"
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Machine Learning Is Making Unstructured Data Accessible | Articles | Analytics

Machine Learning Is Making Unstructured Data Accessible | Articles | Analytics | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
Thanks to the development of machine learning, unstructured data that was almost impossible to mine, can now become some of the most valuable in any company
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How the Front-Office Analyst Took Over the NBA | VICE Sports

How the Front-Office Analyst Took Over the NBA | VICE Sports | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
NBA teams employ way more analysts today than they did even a few years ago, and the teams that got on the train early have benefited. We know—we ran the numbers.
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Breaking the Black Box: When Machines Learn by Experimenting on Us

Breaking the Black Box: When Machines Learn by Experimenting on Us | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
As we enter the era of artificial intelligence, machines regularly conduct experiments on human behavior. Here’s a look at how software used by the New York Times and New York Post uses you to test their headlines.
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Unlocking Insights from Big Data to Gain Competitive Advantage In Banking

Unlocking Insights from Big Data to Gain Competitive Advantage In Banking | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
Innovation Enterprise hosts the Big Data & Analytics for Banking Summit at the Crowne Plaza Times Square on December 7 & 8. Unite with over 150 data professionals to explore key areas including Cryptocurrencies, Machine Learning and Credit Risk Modelling.
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How algorithms rule our working lives | Cathy O’Neil

How algorithms rule our working lives | Cathy O’Neil | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
The Long Read: Employers are turning to mathematically modelled ways of sifting through job applications. Even when wrong, their verdicts seem beyond dispute – and they tend to punish the poor
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We Need to Take Charge of Our Data

We Need to Take Charge of Our Data | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
Sharing is great but, especially for the kids, but we're not getting enough in return. Here's a proposal to even the score on information.
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Can Big Data Help Cure Cancer? - InformationWeek

Can Big Data Help Cure Cancer?  - InformationWeek | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
Genomic research and precision medicine are on the leading edge of cancer research and treatment, but the huge size of the data sets and the complexity of sharing those data sets among researchers thwarts progress. Here's one project that is aiming to remove those obstacles.
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Clinton Has a Team of Silicon Valley Stars. Trump Has Twitter

Clinton Has a Team of Silicon Valley Stars. Trump Has Twitter | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
Hillary Clinton has amassed the most potent tech team in the history of presidential politics. But Twitter seems to work just fine for Trump.
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MA is MIA on criminal justice reform - The Boston Globe

MA is MIA on criminal justice reform - The Boston Globe | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
Locking up millions of Americans costs a lot of money. It comes with devastating social consequences.
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Could Big Data Be Donald Trump's Achilles Heel? - Forbes

Could Big Data Be Donald Trump's Achilles Heel? - Forbes | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
From an international perspective, the rise and rise of Donald Trump has dominated the narrative of the 2015 US presidential election. His ongoing success at attracting supporters has been called an “anomaly” for many reasons. One is because his primary campaign is, if not entirely then to an unusual extent, [...]
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Juan Francisco García's curator insight, June 20, 4:13 PM
Donald Trump is underestimating the Big Data power .... Another of his Big Fails and Big Problems
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OkCupid Study Reveals the Perils of Big-Data Science

OkCupid Study Reveals the Perils of Big-Data Science | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
The data of 70,000 OKCupid users is now searchable in a database. Ethicist Michael T Zimmer explains why it doesn't matter that it was "already public."
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Delivery in a Land with No Postcodes – Actionable Data – Medium

Delivery in a Land with No Postcodes – Actionable Data – Medium | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
Have you ever taken a taxi in an Arabic country? Specifying a postcode won’t help you much. Instead you have to provide a more detailed…
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Machine Learning Will Change Football Forever

Machine Learning Will Change Football Forever | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
Machine learning is about to trigger a fan-friendly statistical revolution.
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Brexit – The end of the road for data protection reform?

Brexit – The end of the road for data protection reform? | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation comes into force 25 May 2018. But given Brexit will it still apply in the UK?
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Is Stupidity A Dangerous Side Effect Of Big-Data-Driven AI?

Is Stupidity A Dangerous Side Effect Of Big-Data-Driven AI? | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
As we experience more and more ai (artificial intelligence) applications in our lives, there is a danger that it could de-skill us. Will more machine intelligence dump down human intelligence?
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Watch the first ever movie trailer made by artificial intelligence

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Blackballed by machine learning: how algorithms can destroy your chances of getting a job

Blackballed by machine learning: how algorithms can destroy your chances of getting a job | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
The Guardian’s published a long excerpt from Cathy O’Neil’s essential new book, Weapons of Math Destruction, in which O’Neil describes the way that shoddy machine-learning c…
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Crystal mimics brain cell to sift through giant piles of data

Crystal mimics brain cell to sift through giant piles of data | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
A brain-inspired computer chip made by IBM can sift through chaotic data by switching between crystalline forms
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AI, Machine Learning Drive Autonomous Vehicle Development - InformationWeek

AI, Machine Learning Drive Autonomous Vehicle Development - InformationWeek | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
The applications for artificial intelligence and machine learning in self-driving vehicles range from infotainment systems to advanced driver assistance systems, according to new report from IHS.
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Cozmo Is an Artificially Intelligent Toy Truck That’s Also the Future of Robotics

Cozmo Is an Artificially Intelligent Toy Truck That’s Also the Future of Robotics | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
With a new software development kit that even the greenest coder can use, this smart toy could help seed a new generation of intelligent robots.
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Advantage Big Data, IBM Serves Wimbledon Ever Deeper Analytics - Forbes

IBM has now been serving and supplying the tennis championships at the All England Club Wimbledon with technology for over 25-years. From the early days of simple score tracking and time keeping onward to working with the Hawkeye ball tracking system -- the technology firm progressed to building the custom ‘app’ for the tournament and then enriching information for fans with big data analytics to track every tiny aspect of game play. This year the firm pushes one level deeper and integrates even more social media and human ‘fan’ analysis into the event.
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How data science can help save the world

How data science can help save the world | Predictive Analytics, Big Data & Data Science | Scoop.it
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Chi2innovations's curator insight, June 13, 3:05 PM
It turns out being a data scientist isn’t just about crunching the numbers to uncover deep insights... Surprised?