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IBM's Watson Trend App may popularize analytics

IBM's Watson Trend app is designed to be a shopping companion and may go a long way toward popularizing cognitive computing to the masses.<p>IBM has …

Why IBM wants you to build bots that talk to each other

IBM will hold its first-ever conference for developers who are making bots and virtual assistants with IBM Watson.<p>Part of the Watson Developer Conference will be two bot competitions. One competition is for a bot to get people around the conference. The other asks developers to create bots that …

Artificial Intelligence

Mobile Travel App Embraces Cognitive Computing

The Orlando Tourism Board is looking to IBM Watson to provide personalized local recommendations for visitors

IBM Watson

AI chatbot apps to infiltrate businesses sooner than you think

Artificial intelligence chatbots aren't the norm yet, but within the next five years, there's a good chance the sales person emailing you won't be a …

Cognitive Computing

Text Mining Example

This example uses text files from the <b>Documents.zip</b> archive file to illustrate how to use XLMiner's Text Mining tool. These documents were selected …

Data Mining

A data-cleaning tool for building better prediction models - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Big data sets are full of dirty data, and these outliers, typos and missing values can produce distorted models that lead to wrong conclusions and …

Top 3 Algorithms in Plain English

1. C4.5<p><b>What does it do?</b> C4.5 constructs a classifier in the form of a decision tree. In order to do this, C4.5 is given a set of data representing …

Data Science

50 Useful Machine Learning & Prediction APIs

<b>By Geethika Bhavya Peddibhotla, KDnuggets.</b><p>As the Artificial intelligence & Machine learning based applications evolve, we see numerous mash ups of …

Machine Learning

How to Code and Understand DeepMind's Neural Stack Machine

<b>Summary:</b> I learn best with toy code that I can play with. This tutorial teaches DeepMind's Neural Stack machine via a very simple toy example, a …

Basic Data Mining Tutorial

Applies To: SQL Server 2016 Preview<p>Welcome to the Microsoft Analysis Services Basic Data Mining Tutorial. Microsoft SQL Server provides an integrated …

Data Mining Global News For Economic Uncertainty

With the growing availability of large realtime digitized news archives, economists have increasingly leveraged linguistic trends from global news coverage as indicators to understand worldwide economic activity and uncertainty. Companies from Bloomberg to LexisNexis offer live machine-optimized …

Economy

Everything You Wanted to Know About Data Mining but Were Afraid to Ask

<i>A guide to what data mining is, how it works, and why it's important.</i><p>Big data is everywhere we look these days. Businesses are falling all over themselves to hire 'data scientists,' privacy advocates are concerned about personal data and control, and technologists and entrepreneurs scramble to find …

9 "Laws" for Data Mining

Analytics initiatives are not failure proof. In practice, they fail often. Bernard Marr, Forbes contributor and author of Big Data: Using SMART Big Data, Analytics and Metrics to Make Better Decisions and Improve Performance, predicts that “half of all big data projects will fail to deliver against …

Big Data

Startups: 5 steps to enterprise-grade data mining

Even for the smallest, leanest startup, bigger is better when it comes to data mining. The more data sources you have and the more data you can analyze, the better your conclusions — and the more successfully you can serve your specific customer base.<p>The biggest lesson my company (GameSalad) …

Product Management

Nintendo's Charming 'Miitomo' Could Be the Most Brilliant Data Mining App Ever

It sounds innocent enough. But users are growing suspicious of the app’s whimsical, canned questions, many of which read like a marketing survey.<p>Nintendo's first-ever smartphone app, Miitomo, hit number one on the iOS app store less than 24 hours after its release last March. Now, over ten million …

Nintendo

How IBM Is Hoping To Close The Massive Big Data And Analytics Skills Gap

The amount of data in our world is growing at an unprecedented rate but at the same time many companies are struggling to turn that data into valuable insights. A key problem is the lack of people with the right analytics skills. The demand for data scientists is said to outstrip supply by a factor …

Big Data

Data-mining challenges: Finding the gems that will reap the most rewards (webinar)

<b>Make the most of your data. VB Insight’s Jon Cifuentes chats with TaskEasy’s CEO and Upstart’s CMO about how to build a solid analytics powerhouse that drives killer results.</b><p><b>Register here for free.</b><p>Ore mining involves digging through the earth to discover generous veins of material that can be …

Big Data

Big Data still needs eye candy: PBS documentary delivers

Big Data. These two innocuous words may not mean much to some, but almost everyone in this world is leaving a digital footprint that contributes to …

Data Science & Analytics Professional Services

Data science refers to the analysis of data creation. Business analytics is the practice of iterative, methodical exploration of an organization’s …

Big Data

7 Steps to Mastering Machine Learning With Python

<b>By Matthew Mayo, KDnuggets.</b><p><i>Getting started</i>. Two of the most de-motivational words in the English language. The first step is often the hardest to …

Machine Learning

Publisher's picks: 29 open source books for 2015

Six publishers share top picks for their 2015 open source-related book releases.

Python Programming

Universities Expand Curriculum To Meet Data Scientist Demand

Technological advances and market forces are driving demand for data scientists, and universities are stepping up to fill the need by expanding their …

Tdwi 8-considerations-utilizing-big-data-analytics-with-hadoop-107015

Data mining and machine learning. Data mining utilizes algorithms for detecting patterns and hidden relationships<p>in often vast amounts of data. It draws on well-established techniques such as regression and principal component analysis. Machine learning is another related interdisciplinary field …

Big Data

Google brings machine learning to the masses with new open-source tool

Google has been working on machine learning for years deep inside its R&D labs, and some of the advances it's made have found their way into products such as Google Photos. On Monday, it launched a new, open-source tool to help share what it's learned.<p>TensorFlow is a machine-learning system that …

7 Steps to Mastering Machine Learning With Python

<b>By Matthew Mayo, KDnuggets.</b><p><i>Getting started</i>. Two of the most de-motivational words in the English language. The first step is often the hardest to …

Machine Learning

Student and Faculty Guide - 10 easy steps to get up and running with Azure Machine Learning

<b></b><b>My colleague Amy Nicholson is the UK expert on Azure Machine Learning, the following blog post is after a quizzing session to get understand how to</b> …

Machine Learning

Top Data Scientists on Twitter