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Ten red flags signaling your analytics program will fail

Struggling to become analytics-driven? One or more of these issues is likely what’s holding your organization back.<p><b>How confident are you</b> that your …

Management

“You Can’t Ban Blockchain. It’s Math”: a Talk with Jimmy Wales

This interview has been edited and condensed. ‘Jimmy Wales is good at failure.’ Who would think that? Apparently, Jimmy would, as this is the message …

Dot-Com Bubble

New TDWI Research Report Explores How Organizations Using Predictive Analytics Are Making It WorkReport reveals best practices and recommendations for successfully implementing predictive analytics...

SEATTLE, WA, June 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TDWI Research has released its newest Best Practices Report, <b>Practical Predictive Analytics.</b> This original, survey-based report looks at how organizations using the technology are making it work and how those exploring the technology are planning to …

Data Warehousing

Anomaly Detection for Business Metrics with R

(This article was first published on <b> R language – AnalyzeCore by Sergey Bryl' – data is beautiful, data is a story</b>, and kindly contributed to …

Analytics

When Bounce Rate, Browse Rate (PPV), and Time-on-Site Are Useful Metrics... and When They Aren't - Whiteboard Friday

When is it right to use metrics like bounce rate, pages per visit, and time on site? When are you better off ignoring them? There are endless …

SEO

Art Is Becoming a Financial Product, and Blockchain Is Making It Happen

LONDON — In recent years, there has been plenty of talk of the “financialization” of art. As prices soar to new levels and digital technology opens new markets, that talk is getting louder.<p>Last month in London, DACS, Britain’s leading artists’ rights management organization, unveiled “The Art …

Fine Art

Integrating 4 Critical Tactics for Digital Marketing Success

<i>Image courtesy of Think Big Engine</i>Digital marketing success is more than just choosing a few digital tactics, it requires integrating those tactics …

Marketing

Samsung launches blockchain-based finance platform

Samsung SDS, a subsidiary of Samsung Group that provides information technology services, is launching a new digital finance platform that will be powered by artificial intelligence (AI) and blockchain technology.<p>The platform, named Nexfinance, will offer services such as digital identity …

Artificial Intelligence

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5 Industries Where Artificial Intelligence Can Have An Outsized Impact

A<b>rtificial intelligence is here to stay! While human brains once had a monopoly on the ability to process parallel pieces of information, computers</b> …

Artificial Intelligence

Criteria for Evaluating AI Software for Sales

<i>38% of sales people say getting a response from prospects is getting more difficult (</i><i>State of Inbound Report</i><i>). AI is reversing this sales challenge,</i> …

Artificial Intelligence

Blockchain Beyond Banking

Thanks to all the media attention surrounding Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, blockchain technology is commonly associated with finance. But that’s too narrow a vision of this technology’s true capability — the concept of a digitally signed and distributed ledger is universally applicable to …

Blockchain

Stitch Fix: The Amazing Use Case Of Using Artificial Intelligence In Fashion Retail

Stitch Fix, established in 2011 in San Francisco, has disrupted the fashion retail industry. With input from the customer and collaboration between artificial intelligence (AI) and human stylists, the online styling subscription service eliminates the need for their customers to go out and shop for …

Artificial Intelligence

How will IoT and AI drive transformation in health care and life sciences?

As health care evolves, its entire ecosystem – from payers and providers to pharmaceutical companies and government agencies – seeks to find common …

Healthcare data analytics success grows when IT advises execs

Delayed Impact of Fair Machine Learning

Machine learning systems trained to minimize prediction error may often exhibit discriminatory behavior based on sensitive characteristics such as …

The success of any analytics team starts with earning trust

A wise speaker I heard recently said, “We are human, which means we make emotional decisions first, then justify them with logic.” Do not …

Machine Learning trading bots

Trading in financial markets today is dominated by automated trading across most asset classes, but current programs are implemented using structured programming approaches which are static and represent a snapshot of the authors ideas, biases, and shortcomings at the time of implementation. …

Why Deep Learning Is Suddenly Changing Your Life

<b>By Roger Parloff</b><p>Illustration by Justin Metz<p>September 28, 2016, 5:00 PM EDT<p>Decades-old discoveries are now electrifying the computing industry and …

What is the Blockchain and Why is it So Important?

The Blockchain is a distributed database technology that stores a single version of the truth of anything digital. How will it impact your business?

Top 10 Challenges of Big Data Analytics in Healthcare

June 12, 2017 - Big data analytics is turning out to be one of the toughest undertakings in recent memory for the healthcare industry.<p>Providers who …

MAXIMIZING VALUE FROM AI

This executive guide sets out practical steps aimed at all digital transformers who plan to use AI to achieve a stronger digital future. The …

Artificial Intelligence

How to use machine learning to accelerate your IoT initiatives

Internet of Things data needs proper analysis to bring real value to the enterprise. Here's what machine learning can do.<p>As businesses flock to the …

Machine Learning

13 Ways to Use AI in Military Intelligence

Groups and organizations lauding artificially intelligent solutions are popping up everywhere with promises to create the next battlefield advantage …

CIA plans to replace spies with AI

Human spies will soon be relics of the past, and the CIA knows it. Dawn Meyerriecks, the Agency’s deputy director for technology development, recently told an audience at an intelligence conference in Florida the CIA was adapting to a new landscape where its primary adversary is a machine, not a …

Making Real-World Evidence Real

About this paper<p>The business of life sciences R&D is fundamentally shifting – from a primary focus on regulatory approval to a broader view on …

High Performance Computing

Finding the next football star with artificial intelligence

SAS Viya enables real-time analysis of streaming soccer data.<p>Dutch sports analytics company SciSports uses emerging tech to innovate on the …

Why data analytics initiatives still fail

Executives talk about the value of data in generalities, but Michele Koch, director of enterprise data intelligence at Navient Solutions, can …

IDG Contributor Network: Toward the artificial intelligence of things

Called out as two common IT threads in my December blog, how do intelligence and automation connect with another prominent movement, the internet of …

Artificial Intelligence