Amit Verma

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Disha Patani spends her Sunday with Tiger Shroff’s family

Disha Patani and Tiger Shroff’s love saga is not hidden from anyone. The couple is often spotted chilling together and Disha is Tiger’s date for …

Bollywood

Must know Information Theory concepts in Deep Learning (AI)

Information theory is an important field that has made significant contribution to deep learning and AI, and yet is unknown to many. Information …

The Absurd Economics Of Avengers: Infinity War

The new Avengers movie was fun, that’s my review. But more importantly, did the economics make sense? Dave Roberts at Vox has a piece that Thanos’ plan arguably made sense on utilitarian basis. This is absurd.<p><b>WARNING SPOILERS ABOUT THE NEWEST AVENGERS MOVIE AND 100 YEAR OLD ECONOMICS AHEAD</b><p>Thanos is …

ML beyond Curve Fitting: An Intro to Causal Inference and do-Calculus

You might have come across Judea Pearl's new book, and a related interview which was widely shared in my social bubble. In the interview, Pearl …

Why So Many High-Profile Digital Transformations Fail

In 2011, GE embarked upon an ambitious attempt to digitally transform its product and service offerings. The company created impressive digital capabilities, labeling itself a “digital industrial” company, embedding sensors into many products, building a huge new software platform for the Internet …

The Mobility of One Man (1949)

Colonel S.L.A. Marshall<br>Infantry Journal, Vol. LXV, No. 4, October, 1949<p>Toward the end of 1947 an official board of the Army of the United States, …

Good Arnab-Bad Arnab-Mad Arnab

When Models Fail

<i>"All models are wrong. Some models are useful."</i><p>This is one of our main tenets at the Economic Pulse Newsletter. We know our base TAA model, the …

There are huge flaws in algorithms that CEOs hope will be able to help them see into the future

An increasing number of businesses invest in advanced technologies that can help them forecast the future of their workforce and gain a competitive …

Silicon Valley’s Tax-Avoiding, Job-Killing, Soul-Sucking Machine

Four companies dominate our daily lives unlike any other in human history: Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google. We love our nifty phones and just-a-click-away services, but these behemoths enjoy unfettered economic domination and hoard riches on a scale not seen since the monopolies of the gilded …

Market Capitalization

The 20 Big Promises Trump Has Already Broken

<b>1. He told you he’d cut your taxes, and that the super-rich like him would pay more.</b> You bought it. But his new tax law does the opposite. By 2027, …

Bond Rout in India Set to Deepen as Modi Widens Deficit Targets

The Indian government’s budget plan to increase spending and widen its fiscal-deficit targets threatens to deepen the nation’s longest debt rout in …

The 1968 Book That Tried to Predict the World of 2018

If you wanted to hear the future in late May, 1968, you might have gone to Abbey Road to hear the Beatles record a new song of John Lennon’s—something called “Revolution.” Or you could have gone to the decidedly less fab midtown Hilton in Manhattan, where a thousand “leaders and future leaders,” …

Is “Big Data” racist? Why policing by data isn’t necessarily objective

"Concerns with predictive big data technologies appear in most big data policing models."<p>The following is an excerpt from Andrew Ferguson's 2017 …

Alibaba In 2017 - Globalization, Rural China And Big Data

Last Tuesday before the market opening bell, the world's largest online and mobile commerce company in terms of gross merchandise volume - Alibaba …

China’s digital dictatorship

WHEN communism crumbled in the Soviet Union, 25 years ago this week, the Chinese Communist Party seemed to many to be heading irreversibly downwards. …

China

Why the beautiful, time-tested science of data visualization is so powerful

<i>This sponsored post is produced by Tableau. Tableau Conference 2015 is where insight and inspiration converge and pave the way for you to make an impact—on your life, on your business, on the world. See more from TC15 here.</i><p>For almost as long as we have been writing, we’ve been putting meaning into …

Data Visualization

Top 74 Data Visualization Software in 2018

Data visualization software communicate information clearly and efficiently via statistical graphics, plots and information graphics. Visualization …

Roundup Of Analytics, Big Data & BI Forecasts And Market Estimates, 2016

• Big Data & business analytics software worldwide revenues will grow from nearly $122B in 2015 to more than $187B in 2019, an increase of more than 50% over the five-year forecast period.<br>• The market for prescriptive analytics software is estimated to grow from approximately $415M in 2014 to $1.1B in …