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Top 10 Data Mining Algorithms, Explained

A data mining definition<br>Once you know what they are, how they work, what they do and where you can find them, my hope is you’ll have this blog post …

10 data scientist interview questions job seekers can expect

Applying for data science jobs? These sample questions will help you prepare for an interview.<p>Demand for data scientists continues to grow, and the …

Forbes Welcome

Big Data, Big Deal! 5 Ways It's Going to Be Revolutionized In 2018

The big data market has been predicted to be worth $46.34 billion by 2018. What can it do for your business?<p>Big data is a big deal. From reducing their costs and making better decisions, to creating products and services that are in demand by customers, businesses will increasingly benefit by using …

Why chief data officers can help IT succeed in digital transformation

By 2019, 90% of large global companies will employ a CDO. Here's what the role involves, and how to determine if your company would benefit from …

Data Warehousing

Engineering More Reliable Transportation with Machine Learning and AI at Uber

In this article, we highlight how Uber leverages machine learning and artificial intelligence to tackle engineering challenges at scale.The post …

Machine Learning

Obama’s former chief data scientist, DJ Patil, joins Venrock as an adviser

DJ Patil, the chief data scientist under President Barack Obama, has joined Venrock Capital as an adviser. Patil has long been a proponent of using data science and artificial intelligence to solve some of the nation’s biggest problems around areas including medicine, policing and the criminal …

Data Science

How Mercedes Is Preparing For The 4th Industrial Revolution: Big Data, Machine Learning And Drones

In an era of great uncertainty and disruption for automotive manufacturers, Mercedes and its parent company Daimler are jumping in full throttle as leaders of the 4th Industrial Revolution. Not only are they designing new vehicles, but their services, influence in the transportation industry and …

Industrial Revolution

Are Car Companies Going To Profit From Your Driving Data?

The connected car of today generates data from at least 200 different sensors within the vehicle and can profile everything from your location to driving habits. It can also monitor the use of vehicle features such as the temperature in your car and the weather in your surroundings.<p>A recently …

Car Tech

Learn data science and make an impact in your workplace

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Why Use Python in Scientific Computing?

This year at PyCon 2017, two keynotes were given by people from the scientific Python community: Dr Jake VanderPlas spoke on why scientists have and …

A startup that wants to help Wall Street clean its data just landed $10 million in funding

Crux, a data solutions provider, announced it raised $10 million in a Series A fundraising round led by Goldman Sachs.<p>The company, which was founded by Philip Brittan, a three-time entrepreneur and former chief technology officer of financial juggernaut Thomson Reuters, is looking to address the …

Venture Capital

CIOs Can Be Chief Insights Officers

<i>The increasing use of automation and machine learning at large enterprises presents CIOs with an opportunity to lead by generating valuable, predictive insights, rather than simply operating and reacting.</i><p>Two disruptive trends—automation and machine learning—may be upending traditional workflow, but …

Deloitte

Goldman Sachs leads $10 million round for data structuring startup Crux Informatics

At the heart of every financial services firm’s operations is a team of data scientists whose job it is to take all of the information that comes in and structure it in a way that the rocket scientists and genius mathematicians on staff can turn into something useful for their equations and …

'Data Science As A Service' Is Almost Here, Making It Even More Important To Understand Data

The data-driven organization, as it comes about, will most likely to be led or guided by Batman, not Superman. That’s because few people really have super-human powers, but do have access to the tools and technologies to help make things happen — just as Batman did. At the same time, technology is …

Big Data

Living in a “Scored Society": What Big Data Policing Means for Chicago

We are being watched, tracked, and targeted daily, according to Andrew Guthrie Ferguson, a professor of law at the University of the District of …

Law Enforcement

Why Data Is The New Oil

The field of artificial intelligence is red hot thanks in part to big companies like Google, Facebook, and Microsoft using AI-related techniques to …

Why AI, Machine Learning And Big Data Really Matter To B2B Companies

While most of the attention for how artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and big data can impact companies is focused on the business to consumer (B2C) space, business to business (B2B) companies need to pay attention or they risk their future success. Customers have the same expectations …

Machine Learning

How big data won the 2017 World Series

Learn what the Houston Astros did to win the analytics arms race in Major League Baseball.<p>On Wednesday, the Houston Astros won the 2017 World Series. …

Baseball

The Amazing Ways Spotify Uses Big Data, AI And Machine Learning To Drive Business Success

Spotify, the largest on-demand music service in the world, has a history of pushing technological boundaries and using big data, artificial intelligence and machine learning to drive success. The digital music company with more than 100 million users has been busy this year enhancing its service …

Music Industry

Why Un-Silo-ing Your Data Will Boost Your Company's Efficiency and Productivity

You can't manage what you don't track. Analytics empowers organizations to effectively manage both assets and people.<p>Director, Marketing and Growth, Progressly<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Data silos have become the scourge of the 21st century. Besides the costs …

Big Data

The secrets of highly successful data analytics teams

Effective data analytics can give companies a huge competitive edge, because business managers can gain new insights into trends and customer …

Big Data

What is a chief data officer? A leader who creates value from all things data

Of the new crop of tech-related CXO titles, chief data officer seems likeliest to stick. In most organizations that have one, the chief data officer …

C-suite Leadership

Will Machine Learning Make You a Better Manager?

Big data...artificial intelligence...Internet of Things.These technologies have taken their shares of the headlines the past few years, but now …

Machine Learning

Big Data Is the New Push for Bank Indonesia

Bank Indonesia is turning to the machines to help make its policy more effective.<p>In a country of 260 million people spread across more than 17,000 …

Asia

<b>Editor’s note:</b> Jordan Kasteler's articles have been removed from the Inc.com archive because his relationship with Inc. has been terminated.

In the Next Wave Of Innovation, Big Data Is Your Competitive Advantage

Data is becoming a valuable commodity, like oil in the 20th century. Here's how companies should be using it.<p>Demand for data has been surging over the past few years. Companies are rushing to adopt in-house data warehouses and business analytics software, and are reaching for public and private …

Top 10 Luxury Dining Table Designs for your Dining Room Improvement

Hello! Dining Tables are one of the most important pieces in a dining room. This is the piece that defines the entire room decoration and that can …

Interior Design

Hexagonal Tiles and Hardwood Make the Most Beautiful Flooring Combination

This trend is dominating Pinterest right now.<p>Traditionally, flooring treatments have been separated by "transition strips" — narrow boards that neatly cut off wood or carpeted sections of a room — but now, homeowners and designers are doing away with the defined separation in favor of something far …

20 Best Men's Sunglasses (The Coolest Brands To Own)

Of all the contemporary men’s style essentials, it’s men’s sunglasses that haven’t changed much in the last fifty years. So it’s no surprise that the …

Men's Fashion