IT

How to Get Your First Job in Data Science?

This post is authored by Tomi Mester, Data Analyst & Researcher<p>How can one get his/her first entry level job as a Data Scientist/Analyst? If you …

Data Management

Sharpen Your Analytics Skills With These 5 Free Book Sources

I get an awful lot of notes from aspiring analytics professionals. The inquiries come from people of diverse backgrounds, from teens to late career changers, high schoolers to PhDs, art majors to programmers.<p>Despite the varied situations, most of the letters could be summed up in a few words: “I …

Data Management

How To Hire A Data Scientist: 5 Don'ts For Data Scientist Interview Questions

Are you overwhelmed by data and desperate for information you can use? Have you decided to hire a data scientist? Please don’t drive away the best candidates with inappropriate data scientist interview questions and behavior.<p>As a hiring manager, you’re probably aware of competition from other …

Data Management

The Dell Edge Gateway 3000 launches with Ubuntu Core 16

See the small Dell Edge Gateway 3000 with Ubuntu Core at the Ubuntu booth at <b>MWC 2017 – Hall P3 3K1</b><p>Dell Technologies is today announcing the new Dell …

Internet of Things

Why Marketing’s Data Skills Gap Isn’t as Bad as You Think

Back in 2011, Gartner predicted CMOs would spend more on technology than CIOs by 2017. It even reaffirmed that projection last year.<p>In fact, the …

Data Management

Higher IoT Speeds Coming To 11 Cities

by ,<p>Wireless connectivity within the Internet of Things may be receiving a boost in speed soon as new efforts launch to implement and leverage 5G …

Internet of Things

Who owns the people data? (HR Trends 2017, 7)

In 2014, we wrote (“9 emerging trends for 2015“) that privacy seems to be less of an issue. For 2017, our prediction is that there will be more …

Analytics

AT&T's smart streetlights can smooth traffic, detect gunshots

AT&T first unveiled its ambitious "Smart Cities" program at CES 2017 in Las Vegas, but now we have an idea as to how it's going to work. The telecom has signed a deal with GE to install its Current CityIQ sensors into streetlights in various cities and municipalities around the US, starting with …

Internet of Things

Telstra to build Australia's first national internet of things network

Telstra has revealed plans to create Australia’s first national internet of things network, as well as an upgrade to its optical networks and trials …

Internet of Things

How Does an IoT System Actually Work?

“The Internet of Things (IoT) is a system of interrelated computing devices, mechanical and digital machines, objects, animals or people that are …

Internet of Things

Business Intelligence And Analytics In The Cloud, 2017

• 78% are planning to increase the use of cloud for BI and data management in the next twelve months.<br>• 46% of organizations prefer public cloud platforms for cloud BI, analytics and data management deployments.<br>• Cloud BI adoption increased in respondent companies from 29% to 43% from 2013 to 2016.<br>• Almost …

Big Data

Ericsson launches Connected Vehicle Marketplace

The Ericsson Connected Vehicle Marketplace will provide a single digital marketplace for open APIs for automotive equipment manufacturers and third …

Internet of Things

The Guardian view on big data: the danger is less democracy

The information gathered about us by the internet giants makes our political system vulnerable to new forms of manipulation<p>The Observer’s discovery that a secretive firm apparently bankrolled by a rightwing billionaire was at work in the Brexit referendum to sway voters selected on the basis of …

Data Management

SAP Showcases New Technology for Connected Vehicles with Concur, Hertz, Nokia and Mojio

<b>BARCELONA</b> — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today demonstrated new technology to make life easier for drivers and rental car users through Internet of Things …

Internet of Things

What does the requirement for data privacy mean for data scientists, business analysts and IT?

Corporate compliance with an increasing number of industry regulations intended to protect personally identifiable information (PII) has made data …

Data Management

Ohio police must collect data on suspect race under plan

A state certification process will require that all Ohio police departments for the first time collect data on the race and gender of people they …

Data Management

Nokia makes big moves into 5G and wearables as it looks to shake off past

Nokia kicks off the ‘5G era’ with the unveiling of 5G First, a commercial offering for carriers eager to be the first to meet the demand for faster …

Internet of Things

Manage Your Big Data With These 4 Pointers

As Big Data Becomes More Accessible, One Needs To Master It<p>Big Data can be defined as the massive amount of structured and unstructured information that a business accumulates daily, spanning anywhere from business transactions to social networking insights. Without the proper management tools, …

Data Management

Why 2017 will be the year of the industry cloud

The year 2016 will go down in the history books as another year of impressive growth in the Enterprise cloud software space — and the numbers prove it.<p>Last year there were 31 cloud software companies that were publicly held and commanded a market capitalization north of $1 billion. Together, they …

Internet of Things

The Smartphone Industry Won't Be About Devices Anymore

The past few years have been great for smartphone buyers all over. As some of the previous growth markets started to saturate, the brands at the top …

Internet of Things

5G explained: the next-gen data tech is coming

5G is coming to a cell tower near you faster than you might think: with speeds that could eventually hit hundreds of times those of 4G, it promises …

Internet of Things

How blockchains could save us from another Flint-like contamination crisis

After the city of Flint, Michigan, temporarily switched water sources in 2014, residents began to develop unusual medical conditions. The city later learned the water was contaminated with high levels of lead and other toxins. Flint has a population of over 100,000. At first, state and city …

Internet of Things

The Gearhead index of Raspberry Pi and Internet of Things articles

I've been writing about the Raspberry Pi, the Internet of Things, and supporting technologies for some time and here, for all of you RPi aficionados, …

Raspberry Pi

Avnet and AT&T Team to Lower Barriers to Development of IoT Solutions

BARCELONA, Spain--(BUSINESSWIRE)--<p><i>Companies announce managed services agreement and introduce Avnet’s new Global LTE IoT Starter Kit</i><p><b>Mobile World</b> …

Internet of Things

MWC Leads The Way To 5G With New Technologies, Chips And Devices

Many of the themes are this year’s MWC are not new. There will be a focus on applications like augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR), and artificial intelligence (AI), new high-performance mobile SoCs powering the latest round of flagship smartphones, and a continued focus on the transition …

Internet of Things

Data Scientist

The Data Science, Analytics and Insights team is comprised of data scientists, data engineers and statistical analysts aiming to help Birchbox change …

Data Management

The Data Revolution in Developing Countries Has a Long Way to Go

Functioning governments require large and growing amounts of data. Birth and death rates. Crime and weather patterns. Demographic and traffic changes. Governments since at least Roman times have always sought more and better data. Civil society organizations, the private sector, media outlets and …

Data Management

Telstra's virtualised network carrying live video calling ahead of broadcast media

Ericsson's NFV of Telstra's networks has seen the companies enable video calling over the cloud platform, ahead of broadcast media workloads.<p>Ericsson …

Internet of Things

Makers: Unleash Your Creativity With Combo of Wi-Fi, BT5.0, ZigBee Thread

For the development of a variety of IoT applications, Qualcomm has unleashed a Tri-mode SoC, the QCA4020, which blends support for Bluetooth Low …

Internet of Things

Can Biometric Security Keep Our Personal Data Safe?

Our personal identities have never been so vulnerable. As our lives become more digitalised and more mobile, information we want to keep private is …

Security