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The Cure for Cancer Is Data—Mountains of Data

Author: Mark Warren. Mark Warren national frontiers Science<p>Date of Publication: 10.19.16.<p>Time of Publication: 6:55 am. 6:55 am<p>A few years ago Eric …

Website Scraping Is an Easy Growth Hack You Should Try

As one of the oldest tricks in the digital marketing book, website scraping is still a premiere way of getting data.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Website scraping has been a growth hacking technique since well before the term <i>growth hack</i> even existed. …

Python Programming

Best-Ever Algorithm Found for Huge Streams of Data

It’s hard to measure water from a fire hose while it’s hitting you in the face. In a sense, that’s the challenge of analyzing streaming data, which …

The 10 Statistical Techniques Data Scientists Need to Master

The author presents 10 statistical techniques which a data scientist needs to master. Build up your toolbox of data science tools by having a look at …

Stanford online Data Science and Data Mining courses and certificates

With our Online Data Mining Certificates, you’ll learn to guide important business decisions, become indispensable to your organization, and give …

For The First Time, AI Can Teach Itself Any Language On Earth

A universal translator–the stuff of sci-fi legend–may be closer than we think.<p>Machine-based translation is amazing, but hundreds of millions of people on our Pale Blue Dot can’t enjoy its benefits–because their language is nowhere to be found in the translator’s pull-down menu. Now, two new …

Machine Learning

Machine Learning And Big Data Know It Wasn’t You Who Just Swiped Your Credit Card

You’re sitting at home minding your own business when you get a call from your credit card’s fraud detection unit asking if you’ve just made a …

Exploring Recurrent Neural Networks

We explore recurrent neural networks, starting with the basics, using a motivating weather modeling problem, and implement and train an RNN in …

What is the future of work?

A new podcast series from the McKinsey Global Institute explores how technologies like automation, robotics, and artificial intelligence are shaping …

Artificial Intelligence

10 Chatbot Conversation-Builder Tips

A well designed chatbot can increase brand awareness, and in turn, sales.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Chatbots have taken the world by storm. These robots act as personal assistants, customer support representatives, marketing executives, and more. They're …

Chatbots

This algorithm knows how you will vote based on the car you drive

The cars on American streets reflect how residents will vote — if there's more sedans than trucks, the vote will swing to the Democrats.<p>That's …

AI and Machine Learning Trends for 2018: What to Expect

We’ve already seen more than we expected to in the world of AI with VR in video games, IoT in medicine, and smart cities being brought to life. We …

Decentralized and Distributed Databases, Explained

1.<p>What is a database?<p><i>A database is an organized collection of information or data.</i><p>Nowadays there is a large stream of information, and the challenge …

The Amazing Ways Coca Cola Uses Artificial Intelligence And Big Data To Drive Success

The Coca Cola Company is the world’s largest beverage company selling more than 500 brands of soft drink to customers in over 200 countries. Every single day the world consumes more that 1.9 billion servings of their drinks including brands like Coca Cola (including Diet and Zero) as well as Fanta, …

Artificial Intelligence

Your Data Are Probably Biased And That's Becoming A Massive Problem

Beware of black boxes<p>Nobody sets out to be biased, but it's harder to avoid than you would think. Wikipedia lists over 100 documented biases from authority bias and confirmation bias to the Semmelweis effect, we have an enormous tendency to let things other than the facts to affect our judgments. …

Machine Learning

The biggest headache in machine learning? Cleaning dirty data off the spreadsheets

If you imagine the life of a machine learning researcher, you might think it’s quite glamorous. You’ll program self-driving cars, work for the biggest names in tech, and your software could even lead to the downfall of humanity. So cool! But, as a new survey of data scientists and machine learners …

Machine Learning

Dropbox’s latest idea could change the way you think about cloud storage

One of the problems with Dropbox and indeed all cloud storage is the way they have implemented how you view your cloud storage on your local drive. If you want to access your cloud file system in your local file management tool, you literally need to have it stored on your drive, which really …

Dropbox

New app gives blind people ‘power’ to see

ARTIFICIAL intelligence is being used to empower the blind, with Microsoft launching a free app that narrates the world around them in real time.<p>The …

Artificial Intelligence: The New Nervous System for the Healthcare Industry

The healthcare industry has been around for millennia. Although much has changed in the way it currently functions, it needs to transform into …

Why Decentralized Artificial Intelligence Will Reinvent The Industry As We Know It

Until recently, the contemporary AI industry had been built around a centralized distribution paradigm where machine learning solutions are delivered as a part of cloud-based APIs and software packages deployed on remote servers of AI providers. Now, we are moving toward the next frontier — …

Artificial Intelligence

AI and The Future of Work

Artificial Intelligence is definitely coming, but perhaps not as fast, nor as radically, as some have said.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but …

10 media predictions for 2018

If the last two years have taught us anything, it’s that predictions and projections are useless, and that the man who makes them is a fool. This has …

Artificial Intelligence

Yann LeCun Discusses the Power, Limits of Deep Learning

LeCun was both enthusiastic on the progress the field has made in recent years and realistic about what such systems can and cannot do.<p>PCMag reviews …

The Big Idea Behind Big Data

In the Spring of 2009, the H1N1/09 virus — dubbed "swine flu" — made the jump from pigs to people and began claiming its first victims.<p>Fearing the beginning of a global swine flu pandemic, terrified health officials began planning for the worst. Shutting down the world's major airports became the …