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Achieving business impact with data

The best analytics are worth nothing with bad data. The importance of understanding and working on all components of the insights value chain is …

Big Data Maturity: You're Not As Mature As You Think

Big data is past the hype stage, but are organizations really past the challenges and getting the most value out of big data technologies? Not so …

10 Breakthrough Technologies 2018 - MIT Technology Review

Every year since 2001 we’ve picked what we call the 10 Breakthrough Technologies. People often ask, what exactly do you mean by “breakthrough”? It’s …

The Wheel of Feelings

Feeling a certain way, but not quite sure of the best word for it? The wheel of feelings is a literary (or thereapeutic) tool for lending precision …

How One Connection Could Change Your Life (In Less Than 90 Days)

In this article, I’m going to share some compelling science to provide context to a recent experience I’ve had. Specifically, I’m going to share how powerful your environment is. When you change your environment, you change yourself. Said author and speaker Jim Rohn, <i>Don’t join an easy crowd; you</i> …

10 Most Promising Podcast Apps To Watch

Apps to Watch is a bi-weekly series where I feature the newest and most impressive mobile apps available on the market.<p>The power of podcasts is often underrated. It’s been a part of my life for the last five years and over that time, I recorded, participated and listened to hundreds rich and deep …

The next generation of brain implant is a teeny tiny coil

The micro coils make mind-controlled prosthetics easier to use<p>Research on brain implants has exploded in recent years. With the right mechanisms, they have the potential to help people with everything from paralysis and Parkinson’s disease to certain types of eye damage and blindness.<p>These …

Learn Everything about Sentiment Analysis using R

Today I will explain you how to create a basic Movie review engine based on the tweets by people using R. The implementation of the Review Engine …

Online Courses to Freshen Up Your Knowledge of Big Data

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China is building a big data platform for “precrime”

Using online profile and movements, government aims to catch "terrorists" in advance.<p>It's "precrime" meets "thoughtcrime." China is using its …

The Hot Corporate Career Of The Future Isn't What You'd Expect

Freelancing used to be a desperate measure for cash-strapped workers who were between jobs. But today, corporate freelance careers look like the next hot opportunity for ambitious professionals, as big companies embrace a business model where the traditional job is going the way of the steno …

How to Embrace Rogue IT

Although the prevailing wisdom is to fight rogue IT because of inherent security risks, embracing it can lead to innovation and competitive advantage.

NEJM Calls Data Scientists 'Parasites.' Can Joe Biden Change Their Minds?

Vice President Joe Biden recently called for a “moonshot” to cure cancer, which President Obama announced in his State of the Union address last week. Motivated by the tragic death of his son Beau, who died last year of brain cancer, Biden says he will devote his remaining time in office, and many …

Fitness Friday: A great 20-minute workout

Merry Christmas and happy holidays. When you're done sipping egg nog and want to get back in shape, take a look at the workout program I developed back in 2011 that focused on efficiency. In the coming months I plan to unveil the third version of it with new exercises. But this will get you …

Our guide for getting your swing in shape

These technologies are shaping the future

Cloud computing has been named the technology most likely to shape the future, according to an IBM survey.<p>The poll questioned C-level executives from …

Mendoza’s Malbec Magic

<b>Mendoza</b> lies in the heart of Argentina‘s wine country, a vast, lush land of grapevines stretching into the shadows of the majestic Andes.<p>> When to go:<p>December through March coincides with the harvest season, when the fields and the celebrations of horticultural bounty are at their most …

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Beyond the Quarter: The Perfect Day in New Orleans

The 21st century granted two of <b>New Orleans</b>‘ historic 19th-century working-class neighborhoods a new lease on life.<p>Located downriver from the French Quarter and filled with Creole architecture, the <b>Faubourg Marigny and Bywater</b>’s grace-and-grit attracted artists, gays, and iconoclasts fond of doing …

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How to monetize my data ? (part 1)

The Data Scientist Will Be Replaced By Tools | Forbes

The organizer of the panel, Scott Hendrickson of Gnip, has provided a useful run-down of some of the arguments for and against the possible …