ComputerWorld - Big Data

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  • !How Big Data Could Soon Help Manage Human Relationships
    Big data analytics have proved an excellent tool for many applications, from evaluating an organization’s profitability to determining optimal investment strategies. Unfortunately, one major hurdle that objective data analysis hasn’t been able to…
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  • !Where’s The Traffic? Increasing Organic Leads With Big Data
    The nature of organic search traffic is that it isn’t always reliable – it varies with news cycles and trends – but recently, websites have seen a serious drop in organic traffic. Natural online activity just isn’t garnering the activity it u…
    - 16 hours ago 23 Jun 18, 1:12am -
  • How Machine Learning In Business Can Transform The Modern Workforce
    Machine learning (ML) in business is changing the world industry marketing platform effectively through its new advancements. Its impact on organizations shows that the future of marketing will comprise of savvy marketers working as a team with mach…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jun 18, 9:19pm -
  • Google Search Algorithms Use Big Data for Multilingual Latent Semantic Indexing
    Google has perfected its ability to execute web search results for its users all over the world. In the early days of the Internet, the search engine was primarily suited for displaying search results for English users. Non-English-speaking users ha…
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  • Big Data Is Making Its Mark On Trade Show Marketing
    Trade shows and other events have been central to many brands’ marketing strategies for centuries. Attending a Renaissance fair can give you an idea of the types of event marketing strategies that existed all the way back to the 10th century. Contr…
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Infoworld - Big Data

  • It’s time we tapped APIs for business analytics
    Srinath Perera is vice president of research at WSO2.APIs have become the mechanism of choice for connecting internal and external services, applications, data, identities, and other digital assets. As a result, APIs now have the potential to serve a…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jun 18, 10:00am -
  • 9 Splunk alternatives for log analysis
    Quick! Name a log analysis service. If the first word that popped out of your mouth was “Splunk,” you’re far from alone.To read this article in full, please click here(Insider Story)
    - 3 days ago 20 Jun 18, 10:00am -
  • IDG Contributor Network: Human data is the future of information
    With GDPR finally on the books, I’ve been thinking a lot about the core issues of this truly global data regulation. Last month, I dove into how anxiety about bad data hygiene can be solved with interface—building back-end data hubs and intuitive…
    - 12 days ago 11 Jun 18, 5:50pm -
  • What is TensorFlow? The machine learning library explained
    Machine learning is a complex discipline. But implementing machine learning models is far less daunting and difficult than it used to be, thanks to machine learning frameworks—such as Google’s TensorFlow—that ease the process of acquiring data,…
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  • IDG Contributor Network: How will data intelligence transform the enterprise?
    As long as people have been doing business they’ve been looking for ways to improve their products, fine-tune their process, and reach more customers. There have been some truly innovative techniques developed over the years. However, few have been…
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  • Why the Data Lake Matters
    This post outlines why the data lake matters, outlining the complexity of a data lake and taking a look at its evolution over time.
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  • 7 Simple Data Visualizations You Should Know in R
    This post presents a selection of 7 essential data visualizations, and how to recreate them using a mix of base R functions and a few common packages.
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 18, 2:29pm -
  • Simple Tips for PostgreSQL Query Optimization
    A single query optimization tip can boost your database performance by 100x. Although we usually advise our customers to use these tips to optimize analytic queries (such as aggregation ones), this post is still very helpful for any other type of que…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 18, 1:28pm -
  • UCD Dublin: Research Fellow
    Seeking a Research Fellow to start on a new multi-million-euro, multi-year industry research project, funded by a global technology company.
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 18, 12:58pm -
  • What is it like to be a machine learning engineer in 2018?
    A personal account as to why 2018 is going to be a fun year for machine learning engineers.
    - 2 days ago 21 Jun 18, 4:30pm -

BigData Analytics News

  • !Big Data is coming to Recruitment! Plan now or perish later
    For the ones working in the hiring and staffing business, piling workloads and the pace of profession is nothing new to them. Most important of all, recruiting isn’t some random skill that you can master overnight and set your profession on autopil…
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  • 4 Long-term Benefits Businesses Enjoy with Predictive Analytics
    Predictive analytics is quickly transitioning to being omnipresent, given how policy-makers and marketers alike have discovered the magic of historic data that is sourced from within. From being able to shorten the time taken to track cybercrime, to…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jun 18, 9:51am -
  • How Big Data is Transforming The Landscape of The Financial Industry
    The days of the picturesque accountant hovering over an adding machine are long gone. And, by the looks of it, the duties of the modern day accountant may soon be taken over as well. With advanced technology comes more conventional methods. So what i…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jun 18, 7:13am -
  • Relation Between Big Data Hadoop and Cloud Computing
    With the entire on-going buzz around Hadoop, you might ask, “What is Hadoop and what does it need to do with cloud?” Before I answer this, we ought to talk about huge information. Enormous information: More than just investigation Investigation g…
    - 16 days ago 7 Jun 18, 12:59pm -
  • How Blackjack Helped Jeff Ma Understand Big Data
    Jeff Ma was the inspiration behind the movie, 21. The MIT graduate won millions of dollars as part of a gambling team with immense maths skills, which gave them an edge over the house. Before 21, the story was chronicled in the 2003 bestselling novel…
    - 38 days ago 16 May 18, 10:33am -

Data Science Central

  • !Multivariate Regression with Neural Networks: Unique, Exact and Generic Models
    Michael Nielsen provides a visual demonstration in his web book Neural Networks and Deep Learning that a 1-layer deep neural network can match any function . It is just a matter of the number of neurons to get a prediction that is arbitrarily clo…
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  • Gradients support in PyTorch
    In this article by Maxim Lapan,  the author of Deep Reinforcement Learning Hands-On,we are going to discuss about gradients in PyTorch.Gradients support in tensors is one of the major changes in PyTorch 0.4.0. In previous versions, graph tracking a…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 18, 9:30am -
  • Will the job outlook for data scientists severely decline after 2020?
    Interested question posted on Quora recently. Here is my take on this.Just put the next buzz word on your resume when you graduate, maybe AI engineer? I completed my PhD in computational statistics 25 years ago. It was in fact data science (image re…
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  • Using Topological Data Analysis to Understand the Behavior of Convolutional Neural Networks
    TLDR: Neural Networks are powerful but complex and opaque tools. Using Topological Data Analysis, we can describe the functioning and learning of a convolutional neural network in a compact and understandable way. The implications of the finding are…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jun 18, 6:30pm -
  • The Top 3 Openstack Benefits and Challenges
    Over the past decade, we have seen a shift towards virtualization, a stepping stone to complete cloud utilization. However, even by leveraging virtualization, you still need the appropriate building blocks for a private cloud environment. This involv…
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  • !HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards Turns 15
    A hallmark of sustainability is this: If you are not serving a need effectively and efficiently you do not last. The HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice awards program has stood the test of time. Each year, our readers from the global HPC comm…
    - 24 hours ago 22 Jun 18, 5:37pm -
  • Ethical Data Science Is Good Data Science
    There’s no doubt about it: The future will be machine driven, and central to this future are the advanced algorithms, which are fueled by the data they’re trained on. Every ad you see, every car driving itself, every medical diagnosis provided by…
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  • HPE Moves Processing Closer to Data
    Amid a flurry of cloud and networking initiatives announced by Hewlett Packard Enterprise was a commitment to invest $4 billion over the next four years to develop new technologies and services that would connect soaring data volumes at the network e…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 18, 4:48pm -
  • Microsoft Acquires AI Specialist Bonsai
    AI services startup Bonsai has been acquired by early investor Microsoft, giving the software giant another automation tool dubbed machine teaching that abstracts machine learning steps so subject experts can train autonomous systems to accomplish sp…
    - 2 days ago 22 Jun 18, 2:03am -
  • Inside SAP’s Data Analytics Startup
    When Helen Arnold agreed to move 6,000 miles from Germany to Mountain View to head up SAP Data Network, the longtime SAP executive faced some big challenges. Not only was she bootstrapping a data analytics software firm to help Fortune 1000 clients d…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jun 18, 11:08pm -


  • Benchmarking the Full AI Hardware/Software Stack
    Click to learn more about author James Kobielus. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a resource hog. AI-powered programs will grind to a halt unless developers continue to seek out the fastest, most scalable, most power-efficient and lowest-cost hardwar…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 18, 7:35am -
  • The Case for Agile Machine Learning
    Click to learn more about author Paul Barba. Agile methodologies have become the go-to approach for Data Science projects. A central element of these methodologies is iterative development. In an Agile project, solutions and requirements are constant…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 18, 7:30am -
  • Eight Launches AI-Powered Personal Sleep Coach
    Eight, ( the technology company focused on improving the way we sleep —recently announced in a press release the launch of its AI-powered personal Sleep Coach feature, available in the Eight iOS and Android apps. The app is a com…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 18, 7:15am -
  • Vade Secure Launches AI-Based Email Security Add-On for Office 365
    Recently, Vade Secure, the global leader in predictive email defense, announced in a press release a new offering for Office 365 customers looking to enhance protection against advanced phishing, spear phishing, and malware attacks. Vade Secure for O…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 18, 7:10am -
  • Wrench.AI Launches Suite of Artificial Intelligence & Data Analytics Products
    Wrench.AI (, recently announced in a press release that its proprietary artificial intelligence platform has officially launched and is now open to enterprise and client-driven organizations world-wide. The launch comes on the heel…
    - 1 day ago 22 Jun 18, 7:05am -