Kelly Meader

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How PayPal uses deep learning and detective work to fight fraud

Hui Wang has seen the nature of online fraud change a lot in the 11 years she’s been at PayPal. In fact, a continuous evolution of methods is kind of …

Machine Learning

I Hate Big Data

I hate big data. That is, I hate the term, mainly because it implies that size is the interesting aspect of big data. Data volume has been exploding for decades. Big data has many interesting aspects, but bigness isn’t one of them. I’d like to highlight two of the more interesting big data problems …

Survey shows training and support remain top issues among IT officials

ORLANDO -- As the higher education IT community meets at the annual Educause conference in search the next big thing, a survey shows IT officials …

RT @JBHigherEd: Another author siting! John Braxton poses w/ his book Rethinking College Student Retention #ASHE2014 http://t.co/qiQe4SyLND

the learning pyramid - various percentages of retention.

The Learning Pyramid<p>There are various methods a learner can engage in which will allow them to learn information at various percentages of retention. …

It’s time to extend the US Privacy Act to EU citizens

article<p>en_US<p>https://europe.googleblog.com/2014/11/its-time-to-extend-us-privacy-act-to-eu.html<p>Google Europe …

5 Tips for Improving Retention and Outcomes Through Improved Coaching and Tutoring | Emerging Education Technologies

<b>Most Schools Offer Tutoring and Other Support Services. Here's a few Ideas for Taking Them up a Level.</b><p>Student attrition accounts for $40 billion of …