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Data Science 101: Machine Learning, Part 1 - insideBIGDATA

<b>MACHINE LEARNING SERIES – PART 1</b><p>There has been a lot of talk about machine learning – most notably by digital marketers and others who see this …

Using Data to Demystify Data Science

While the phrase data scientist may be growing exponentially in its usage, and the number of data scientists job requisitions following a similar …

Data Science

How to Prepare Data For Machine Learning

By onDecember 25, 2013 in Machine Learning Process<p>Machine learning algorithms learn from data. It is critical that you feed them the right data for …

Data Science

How Your Data Are Being Deeply Mined

The recent revelations regarding the NSA’s collection of the personal information and the digital activities of millions of people across the world …

Breast cancer: Drug 'halves' risk of tumours

<b>A "landmark study" shows a drug can more than halve the development of breast cancer in high-risk women.</b><p>A trial on 4,000 women, published in the Lancet, showed anastrozole was more effective, cheaper and had fewer side effects than current medications.<p>It stops the production of the hormone …

Cancer

Propeller Keeps Asthmatics Out Of The ER By Harnessing The Internet Of Things

An inhaler with a sensor on top beams data to doctors that helps reduce emergency room visits and lowers health care costs.<p>Earlier this year, 498 asthma patients in California were split into two test groups. One group puffed their inhalers normally. But the second group was given a sensor that …

Internet of Things