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The trouble with big data? It’s called the ‘recency bias’

There’s a counter-intuitive downside to collecting vast amounts of information about economics and human behaviour: it can mean we ignore the lessons of history.<p>You may be familiar with the statistic that 90% of the world’s data was created in the last few years. It’s true. One of the first …

Algorithms

Big Data Trends for the Future

The world revolves around numbers and data. Data measures interactions, purchases, likes/dislikes, and millions of other sectors. Without data, the …

When Big Data Leads To Bad Decisions

Knowledge is power. So if data equates to knowledge, having a lot of it will naturally allow us to make better decisions that will lead to wealth and …

Top analytics tools in 2016

Join us for a look at what’s on the horizon in data analytics, discovering how a broad array of tools aims to change the way we do—and think …

Big Data

Can Web Search Predict Cancer? Promise And Worry Of Big Data And Health

"Big data" is a very 21st-century kind of buzzword, which ambiguously invokes the idea of using large sets of data to draw computer-assisted conclusions about trends, patterns and correlations, often about people and their behavior.<p>But if you wanted to trace the origin of using big data for health …

High School Basketball

In the age of big data, survey research will not only survive but thrive

The next frontier of public-opinion research is already visible in the “big data” revolution. Through the digital traces of our everyday activities, …

Elections

The Difference Between Big Data and Smart Data in Healthcare

The healthcare system’s digital makeover has aimed to help providers work smarter instead of harder, but there are plenty of stakeholders who firmly …

Why ROI Data Is The Future Of TV Advertising

The questions “how much?” and “how soon?” have always been attached to the monetization aspect of TV advertising. When it comes to data insights on TV ad campaigns, those questions will be vital pieces in the future of multi-platform advertising.<p><b>Where’s The ROI In Big Data?</b><p>Before I can answer those …

Advertising

Are Research Ethics Obsolete In The Era Of Big Data?

This story began simply enough as I was writing this past May about the OkCupid data release. The researchers involved in the study had mass downloaded the profiles of more than 70,000 OkCupid users, republishing for the world the most intimate details of these users right down to their wildest …

Clinical Trials