Karim Moussa

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Big Data For Motivation And Team Building

Big data is often seen as a cold, numbers driven business process, where people are reduced to digits on a screen and achievements are simply KPIs …

Big Data

Data As A Service: The Big Opportunity For Business

Big data is imperative to business—and the amount of data in circulation and storage needed increases daily. Most forward-thinking businesses recognize the value of this data and leverage it as a decision-making factor for business strategy, but they don’t use it to its full potential. …

Big Data

AI Without the Costly GPU Chips? Seattle Startup Xnor.ai Sees a Way

Picture a world in which cameras, sensors, watches, and other devices, equipped with commodity computer chips, recognize and understand what’s …

Getting Started With BigData and Hadoop On Azure / HDInsight

Design for Big Data with Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse

What is Azure Data Lake?

From Zero to Data Insights Using HDInsight on Microsoft Azure

Azure Big Data Scenarios

Big Data Analytics with HDInsight: Hadoop on Azure

Forrester names Microsoft Azure a leader in Big Data Hadoop Cloud Solutions

This week, we’re excited that Forrester recognized Microsoft Azure as a leader in their Big Data Hadoop Cloud Solutions. Apache Hadoop as a …

Trump team challenge: Hardening critical infrastructure

Cyber warfare is rapidly becoming part of the modern military and political arsenal of many nations including the United States. US President Donald …

AI can have trouble recognizing diversity and MIT research is finding out why

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are helping to pinpoint why facial recognition software is not accurate across all races — …

Can smart cities protect their IoT Achilles heel from hackers?

Last year’s headline-grabbing security breaches of Internet of Things (IoT) technology was the opening salvo in a new cyberwar where smart cities are firmly in the crosshairs.<p>Smart city security vulnerabilities were a recent topic of discussion with Paul Williams, SADC Country Manager with cyber …

Artificial intelligence makes shocking advance

Computers can already hold a massive amount of instantly retrievable data in a manner that puts most humans to shame, but getting them to actually …

Artificial Intelligence

Here's why those tech billionaires are throwing millions at ethical AI

Worried about a dystopian future in which AI rule the world and humans are enslaved to autonomous technology? You're not alone. So are billionaires …

How Technology Is Rapidly Changing the Way Things Get Done Across Industries

One study says that 47 percent of U.S. jobs could potentially be replaced by automation over the next 20 years. How's your business handling that prospect?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To say that technology has changed the world in just a few short years is something …

Personal data being shared on huge scale, claims Which?

<b>Personal and financial data is being traded on a "huge scale" - and sometimes illegally - according to an investigation by Which?</b><p>Undercover researchers from the consumer group contacted 14 companies that sell data.<p>They managed to access personal information about half a million people over the age …

Satan ransomware-as-a-service gives malware customising tools to hackers on dark web

Satan allows cybercriminals to make subscription payments to use third-party created ransomware.<p>A new ransomware-as-a-service (RaaS) has reportedly …

Stop Thinking. Start Learning.

Being the fad that Data Science already is, there exist innumerous resources for learning it and turning you into a Data Scientist. But, some are …

Education Analytics with R and Cortana Intelligence Suite

<i>By Fang Zhou, Microsoft Data Scientist; Hong Ooi, Microsoft Senior Data Scientist; and Graham Williams, Microsoft Director of Data Science</i><p>Education …

Utilizing Machine-Learning Capabilities | GEN

For full access to this article login to GEN Select now.<p>January 15, 2017 (Vol. 37, No. 2)<p>When Will Big Data Analytics Change Biopharmaceutical and …

Newly-granted Google patent sheds light on how the search engine sees entities

Columnist Dave Davies explains a recent Google patent which hints at how the search engine processes entity information to answer questions. This can …

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The Magic of Data Science in Marketing

marketing operations has been a prominent topic for pretty much every company that sells products or services. It does not matter if these are sold …

Marketing

Data science gets automated, but the devil is still in the detail

Like any other discipline to which automation is introduced, more of it for data science tasks will result in increased productivity and reduced …

Why Lawyers are Adopting AI Faster Than You

When you think of bold, innovative users of transformational technology like artificial intelligence (AI), you naturally think: lawyers. It’s …

Artificial Intelligence

Is Your Organization A Data Science Leader Or Laggard?

In light of research which has shown that many businesses are still not getting value from their data science and analytics, it’s worth looking at some of the factors which differentiate those that are.<p>This is the focus of new research from Forrester published this week, which highlights how three …

Big Data

Microsoft is providing $3 million in cloud credits to the NSF-supported Big Data program

The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently announced the participation of cloud providers, including Microsoft, in its flagship research program …

Big Data

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And IoT goes one step further. It not only gives you a way to connect these devices and gather relevant information from them, but also helps you …