Analytics

Industrial IoT all set to turbocharge lean manufacturing

Companies in the manufacturing sector for years have been striving for lean production or processes to create more efficient operations. One of the latest trends in technology, the emergence of the Internet of Things (IoT), could give lean efforts a major boost.<p>Lean manufacturing, a systematic …

Internet of Things

United Parcel Service Makes A Good Dividend Pick

UPS is attractively priced at 16 times forward earnings and a 3+% dividend yield.<p>UPS is set to benefit from long runway of online sales growth.<p>Amazon …

Business Analytics

Two key technologies driving Machine Learning in Financial Services

Predictive powers Many people wish they could predict what will happen next in the world. Many predi...

Machine Learning

Match To Attribution Partner: ‘Your Reporting Sucks. Fix It.’

It seems crazy that a marketer at Match Group, which reported $295 million in dating-service revenue in the fourth quarter of 2016 alone, would spend …

Advertising Industry

Virtual Reality And The Value Of Visual Metaphors | Articles | Big Data

In January, it was announced that the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists had edged the minute hand of the Doomsday Clock thirty seconds closer to …

Virtual Reality

Guest View: Racing to become an algorithmic enterprise

The latest contest facing modern business is the quest to become an “algorithmic enterprise,” the next step in the evolution of analytics. Rather …

Big Data

Hykso Wearable Punch Trackers Deliver Measurable Data to Help Boxers Improve Faster

Hykso punch trackers track users' hand movements and measure the number, type and velocity of their punches to provide them with insight into their …

Wearable Tech

How Colony American Finance uses data and cloud BI to punch above their weight

Companies that punch above their weight are always worth a sit down. Colony American Finance fits that bill. With a staff of only 54 people, Colony …

Expert View: 'The Way A User Interacts With VR Allows For Extremely Pervasive Information Collection' | Articles | Big Data

Cindy Mallory is a Business Analyst and VR Game Developer at DreamSail Games, creator of award winning titles that includes Blade Ballet. Her focus …

Virtual Reality

The Time for Data-Driven HR Is Now

For decades, HR has lived by the adage, “Go with your gut”—trusting our instincts when it came to hiring decisions, recruiting, selecting perks and …

Human Resources

The Key to Ultimate Productivity in Data Science Teams – Agile Data Analysis

When Agile meets big data and machine learning<p>Machine learning is set on an irreversible path to become impactful on how we’ll do our jobs and how …

Machine Learning

10 Reasons to Start Using Google Tag Manager Right Now

By Greg Hauser /<p>Google Analytics<br>• Google Tag Manager<p>Google Tag Manager (GTM) is a tag management system that has streamlined the process of creating …

Google Analytics

If You Use A Business Dashboard, You Have This CEO To Thank

Cyfe, founded in 2012, pioneered the freemium dashboard platform, expanding a year later to include further support for analytic and marketing tools like Eventbrite, Stripe, and many others. Now, the company is helping brands like WholeFoods, Marriott, ABC, and Groupon save tons of time and effort …

Business Intelligence

R Weekly Bulletin Vol – I

(This article was first published on <b>R programming</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>We are starting with R weekly bulletins which will contain …

Data Analysis

More 'Must Have' Metrics to Drive Continuous Improvement

As a follow-up to my last column, 'Must Have' Metrics for Continuous Improvement, the next must-have metrics are first pass yield (FPY) and rolled …

Manufacturing

Enhance Engagement and Retention with People Analytics

An organization that provides top wages and benefits loses a great employee to a competitor for no apparent reason. We can’t stop employees from …

Employee Engagement

What Good Data Means for B2B Marketing Strategies

It’s been a long day at the office for our heroic marketing manager.<p>She’s found herself sandwiched between pressure from corporate leadership to meet …

Content Marketing

Sleepless in Seattle as they hunt for smart city program head

Seattle, one of the finalists in the Department of Transportation’s Smart City Challenge, is on the hunt for a smart city coordinator to oversee the city’s strategy and start dialogues between the city and private partners.<p>The coordinator will also be responsible for making sure smart city programs …

Predictive Analytics

Getting Started with Machine Learning: 3 Things Marketers Need to Know

The buzz surrounding machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) in the consumer world has rapidly bled over into the enterprise.<p>Much of this …

Machine Learning

Increase Your Conversions With These CRO Tips

Having a website is great. Every business should have a website. Having a website that converts is even better.<p>It’s easy to scram together and throw …

Google Analytics

Because it’s way cheaper to keep customers than find them: Retail churn prediction guide now available – MilTech

<i>This post is authored by Lixun Zhang, Data Scientist, Daisy Deng, Software Engineer, and Tao Wu, Principal Data Scientist Manager, at …

Machine Learning

Natural Language Generation Is Enabling Data Democratization | Articles | Big Data

Natural Language Generation (NLG) has long lived in the shadow of Natural Language Processing (NLP), which has received far more investment and …

Big Data

Publishers: Data Strategy First, Then Management And Execution

AdExchanger |“The Sell Sider” is a column written by the sell side of the digital media community. Today’s column is written by Ameet Shah, senior …

Advertising Industry

Twitter’s Considering an Advanced Version of TweetDeck – for a Monthly Fee

Twitter is looking into the development of a new, advanced version of TweetDeck.

Digital Marketing

Is Your Cybersecurity Team Keeping Up With The Volume of Attacks?

In the words of former Cisco CEO John Chambers, “there are two types of companies: those who have been hacked, and those who don’t yet know they have …

Cybersecurity

Singapore firms must put stronger focus on reskilling amid rise of AI

Artificial intelligence will replace some, but not all, jobs and businesses can gain more value from employees reskilled to plug talent shortfall.<p>At …

Technology

California’s Cellphone Driving Ban 'Too Broad'

CBS TV News reports on the campaign to have two-way radio operation excluded from Californian 'Distract Driving' statute AB 1785

Predictive Analytics

Muslims Demand The Queen Convert Or Leave England

Data Analysis

Can Curated Data Fix The $18.3 Billion Analytics Market?

The global analytics market will be worth $18.3 billion by the end of the year according to a recent Gartner. Despite this, many organizations are still failing to see return on investment following significant analytics infrastructure spending.<p>It is a problem I often come across. The explosion in …

Big Data

Counting clicks ... a beginner's guide to mastering Google Analytics

The freemium tool can provide a wealth of insight into how visitors interact with your website, but many entrepreneurs are not making the most of it<p>How do people find your website? How long do they stay? What is the user experience like on different devices? If you can’t answer these three …

Google Analytics