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Making predictive analytics part of healthcare requires moving past these challenges

Making predictive analytics part of healthcare requires moving past these challenges | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“At a health IT conference I attended in Harrisburg last week, I learned that one data stream that payers are interested in is credit scores as a predictor of health....”
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7 Big Data Blunders You're Thankful Your Company Didn't Make

7 Big Data Blunders You're Thankful Your Company Didn't Make | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“When it comes to big data, learning from experience often means losing customers. Instead, let the other guys do the bidding for you, and learn from their mistakes.read more”
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Tech for family caregivers: 3 ways entrepreneurs can help

Tech for family caregivers: 3 ways entrepreneurs can help | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
Family caregiving is potentially a huge market, untapped primarily because it is unseen. But the needs are real and widespread, and enticing to bold, innovative entrepreneurs.
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Text Analytics and Natural Language Processing in the Era of Big Data | Pivotal P.O.V.

Text Analytics and Natural Language Processing in the Era of Big Data | Pivotal P.O.V. | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“RT @pivotal: #TextAnalytics and Natural Language Processing in the Era of #BigData | http://t.co/UNMg9Znnd0”;
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New R course on Coursera: Data Analysis and Statistical Inference

New R course on Coursera: Data Analysis and Statistical Inference | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“(This article was first published on DataCamp Blog » R, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers) Yesterday (Monday 1st of September), a new session of Data Analysis and Statistical Inference, taught by Doctor Mine Çetinkaya-Rundel from Duke...”
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Machine Learning – The Engine Behind Big Data Processing

Machine Learning – The Engine Behind Big Data Processing | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“In this special guest feature, Sanjay Sarathy of Sumo Logic discusses the three waves of evolution of big data, how machine learning plays a big role in this metamorphosis, and also what's in store next.”
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4 Steps to Master Predictive Analytics and Busi...

4 Steps to Master Predictive Analytics and Busi... | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“The Human Cloud will usher in new Services models. Models built on the use of Data Science, predictive analytics, and business intelligence.”
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Silicon Valley Big Data Science

Deep Learning through Examples

Wednesday, Sep 3, 2014, 6:30 PM

Cubberley Community Center
4000 Middlefield Rd Palo Alto CA 94303 Palo alto, CA

239 Makers Attending

Tacos at 6:30 followed by Arno Candel presenting on Deep Learning at 7pm! In this talk, we take Deep Learning to task with real world data puzzles to solve. Deep Learning has certainly crossed the basic level Prep: http://www.r-bloggers.com/things-to-try-after-user-part-1-deep-learning-with-h2o/ http://www.slideshare.net/0xdata/h2o-distributed-d...

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“Tacos at 6:30 followed by Arno Candel presenting on Deep Learning at 7pm! In this talk, we take Deep Learning to task with real world data puzzles to solve.”
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The War on Data Science: Python versus R | Packt

The War on Data Science: Python versus R | Packt | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“The War on Data Science: Python versus R written by Akram Hussain: one of the many blog articles from Packt Publishing (R still appear to dominates Python in the data science's world.”
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Soon, everybody will be a data scientist

Soon, everybody will be a data scientist | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“Consumers are being given the tools to measure and analyze their bodies, activities, environments and more. Will this lead to a more data-savvy workforce?”
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Thinking Small For Bigger Data Impact

Thinking Small For Bigger Data Impact | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“In this special guest feature, Nathan Richter of Monetate discusses the benefits of thinking small with data to drive ROI and make benefits evident, fast.”
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How to Become a Data Scientist

How to Become a Data Scientist | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“Summary: If you are wondering how to become a Data Scientist or what that title really means, try these insights. I got started in data science way back.”
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Gigascience: A Science Journal That Provides Full Data Sets

Gigascience: A Science Journal That Provides Full Data Sets | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“Gigascience’s data is useful because it is shared and open. More specifically, it is valuable because it is made available for use and re-use in multiple places and in multiple contexts.”
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Enlitic picks up $2M to help diagnose diseases with deep learning

Enlitic picks up $2M to help diagnose diseases with deep learning | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“Image Credit: Tom Page/FlickrIn the near future, machines might help you improve your health.”
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Republicans Are Surging in the Prediction Markets

Republicans Are Surging in the Prediction Markets | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“Betting markets are diverging from polling-based forecast models, which are more optimistic about Democratic chances to retain the Senate.”
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Out of thin air, a business trend appears

Out of thin air, a business trend appears | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“Technology from Chicago-based Mu Sigma helps the likes of Microsoft, Pfizer, and Wal-Mart identify valuable interconnections that can alter analytics results.”
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How much data do you need?

“There was an article in Information Week last week whose summary was companies have more data than they think, they need less data than they think, and... (RT @KirkDBorne: How much data do you need?”
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VentureBeat Webinar: Tom Davenport’s Keys to Winning in the Analytics 3.0 World

VentureBeat Webinar: Tom Davenport’s Keys to Winning in the Analytics 3.0 World | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“Join us for this live event on Wednesday, October 1 at 10 am Pacific, 1 pm Eastern. The data bottleneck developing with Analytics 2.0 – or big data – is about to create a stranglehold.”
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Uber uses data science to predict where its riders want to go

Uber uses data science to predict where its riders want to go | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“Image Credit: Jason Tester Guerilla Futures/FlickrUber is at it again, improving its alternative-cab service app after analyzing data on usage from its customers.”
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Michael J. Fox Foundation Taps Intel’s Big Data, Wearables for Parkinson’s Research

Michael J. Fox Foundation Taps Intel’s Big Data, Wearables for Parkinson’s Research | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
The project marks a much more specific use case of employing wearables and big data for the healthcare industry.
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Understanding the value of a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

Understanding the value of a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“GUEST POSTImage Credit: Cali4beach/FlickrAfter 30 years in a corporate learning setting, I wanted to try something different.”
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Technology Shouldn't Embrace Failure, But Transcend It - Forbes

Technology Shouldn't Embrace Failure, But Transcend It - Forbes | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“Technology Shouldn't Embrace Failure, But Transcend It Forbes We need to learn to take a more Bayesian approach to strategy. In the final analysis, failing fast and cheap is not a strategy, but a result of lazy thinking.”
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Exploration: Data Science... with Mario Garzia - Machine Learning - Site Home - TechNet Blogs

Exploration: Data Science... with Mario Garzia - Machine Learning - Site Home - TechNet Blogs | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“What's so exciting about being a data scientist at Microsoft? Find out:http://t.co/SwFQpYEJ3m #msft”
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12 Big Data One-to-One Marketing Myths [INFOGRAPHIC]

12 Big Data One-to-One Marketing Myths [INFOGRAPHIC] | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“Big Data and marketing is a powerful combination. With the vast amounts of data available internally, but even more externally, any organisation can reap the benefits from a customer data driven approach.”
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Webcast: Data Science at the Command Line

Webcast: Data Science at the Command Line | Predictive Analytics | Scoop.it
“We data scientists love to create exciting data visualizations and insightful statistical models. However, before we get to that point, usually much effort goes into obtaining, scrubbing, and exploring the required data.”
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