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Can you really trust Airbnb reviews?

<i>How the sharing economy uses data to build trust</i><p>Not using your apartment for the weekend? Rent it out on Airbnb. Traveling across country? Offer …

Sharing Economy

7 tools every entrepreneur should know about

As an entrepreneur you have to wear a lot of hats. Working in a small organization means you often need to fill the duties of what in a bigger …

5 ways web data can help retailers

If you’ve been paying attention to the news at all in the last few years, you’ll have heard the phrase “Big Data”. And if you’re like us, you’re …

Market Trends

Why Managing Data Scientists Is Different

Successfully managing a data science team requires skills and philosophies that are different from those that arise in managing other groups of smart …

Turning Data into an Asset

Have you ever been overwhelmed or even inundated by a sheer amount of data you have to handle every day? Handling too much of data can be a …

Data Mining: How Can Businesses Capitalize on Big Data?

In the recent years, data mining has become a prickly issue. The big controversies and clamors it has gathered in the political and business arenas …

Big Data

Web Crawling: Why is Service a Better Option than Software?

<b>Data Discovery Holds the Future</b><p>An overwhelming proportion of data that businesses use for the purpose of developing business insights in decision …

Extracting insights with Internet of Things data analytics platforms

A variety of value-adding, insight-generating and decision-enabling data emanating from a variety of geographically distributed sources—which, …

How to test the quality of web data

Everyone is talking about the usefulness of data. Data can bring your more revenue, save you money, help you understand your market and lead you to …

Still Drowning in Big Data, and Starving for Insights

Experian Data Quality explains why CIOs continue to struggle to bridge the gap between the incredible amounts of data we have access to and the optimal use of that data to deliver greater ROI and increase business performance.<p>Roughly 2 years ago, Gary Cokins was quoted as saying that "organizations …