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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 …

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 …

Big Data In Retail: How To Win With Predictive Analytics

A few years ago, Stage Stores—a $2 billion department store chain across 40 American states—decided to use analytics to drive sales. But its executive team faced a problem: not enough employees to handle the data.<p>In today’s hyper-competitive sales environment, buyers compare prices with a click and …

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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? …

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> …

How to become a data scientist

Vik Paruchuri, Founder, Dataquest<p>Answered Jul 6, 2015 · Upvoted by Jalem Raj Rohit, Sr. Data Scientist at Episource and Quora User, M.S. Computer …

Machine Learning

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. …

Healthcare IT Experts Take Aim at Patient Engagement in 2015

<i>By Tamara St. Claire, chief innovation officer for Commercial Healthcare for Xerox</i>There are three major trends in healthcare innovation right now: …

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 …

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

Paper or Electronic – Does Physician Age Matter?

<i>The following is a guest blog post by Jennifer Della’Zanna, medical writer and online instructor for Education2Go.</i> <br>During the Annual Meeting of the …

A Complete Tutorial which teaches Data Exploration in detail

We use cookies on Analytics Vidhya websites to deliver our services, analyze web traffic, and improve your experience on the site. By using Analytics …

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 …

Big data saves lives

<b>(CNN) —</b> In his CNN opinion piece, "The Big Dangers of Big Data" , Konstantin Kakaes of New America raises some interesting points about the ways that designing certain types of Big Data projects could lead to bad societal results.<p>Unfortunately, Mr. Kakaes' column appears to be part of a larger …

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 …