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Millionaires Don't Use To-Do Lists (They Use This Instead)

Do you really think Richard Branson and Bill Gates wrote long to-do lists and prioritized items as A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and on and on?<p>In my research into time management and best practices for productivity, I've interviewed over 200 billionaires, Olympians, straight-A students and entrepreneurs. I …

Time Management

Mini-glossary: Big data terms you should know

These 20 terms are essential to learn if your IT job requires you to work with big data in any capacity.<p>When it comes to assembling a list of key big …

How we found the worst place to park in New York City -- using big data

City agencies have access to a wealth of data and statistics reflecting every part of urban life. But as data analyst Ben Wellington suggests in this …

New York City
Personal Information
Big Data

Data Scientist Shares his Growth Hacking Secrets

Career Spotlight: What I Do As A Data Scientist

Sit in any Silicon Valley coffee shop and you'll soon overhear someone talking about data analytics. What is it and who's crunching those numbers? …

Big Data

Why You Should Learn R First for Data Science

<i>This article originally appeared at Sharp Sight Labs. Follow Joshua Ebner, the founder of Sharp Sight Labs, on Twitter. Read more here.</i><p>Over and over, …

Open Sesame! The Risks and Rewards of Open Data for Researchers - Digital Science

<i>Jon Tennant is a PhD student based at Imperial College London, investigating extinction and biodiversity patterns of Mesozoic tetrapods – anything</i> …

Imperial College London

How to become a data scientist

When I started reading about data science all over internet, at that time I used to only use C, and Matlab. I was decently proficient in these, but …

Data Science

Aventura Adds $14M to Help Doctors Navigate Electronic Records

Whether or not doctors, nurses, or patients like it, electronic health records are here to stay, and computers are becoming ubiquitous in exam rooms. …

Using data for better health

With world-class medical researchers, international computing experts and a track record of cross-sector collaboration, Scotland is recognised as a …

Digital Health

10 Apps That Are Changing Healthcare

You can now have a doctor's appointment via video call, get a prescription filled through a mobile app, and even see a therapist virtually. These 10 …

A New Strategy to Narrow Health Disparities: Humanizing eHealth

<i>Co-authored by Brian Raymond, MPH</i><p>Today 59 percent of people over the age of 65 are online, but they often reject using the Web for their health care, opting for more traditional face-to-face or over the phone "low technology" interactions with their providers. According to a 2014 study, less than a …

Digital Health

A Comprehensive Guide to Data Exploration

Introduction<p>There are no shortcuts for data exploration. If you are in a state of mind, that machine learning can sail you away from every data …

Police Departments Use Big Data To Predict Where Crime Will Hit Next

Police departments in nearly five dozen cities are using a new program that uses historical crime data to predict where the next crime will likely …

Big Data Startup Automated Insights Acquired by Vista Equity

Automated Insights, a startup whose software turns “big data” into plain English, has been acquired by private equity firm Vista Equity Partners.<p>The …

Venture Capital
Oxford University Press

5 things to prepare for before thinking of leveraging Big Data

When Big Data emerged as an important analysis tool a few years back, it was mostly for large enterprises. The complexity of Big Data coupled with …

Big Data