• !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…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jun 18, 10:56pm -

AirBnB - Nerds

  • What’s Next for Mobile at Airbnb
    Bringing the best back to nativeThis is the fifth in a series of blog posts in which we outline our experience with React Native and what is next for mobile at Airbnb.Exciting Times AheadEven while experimenting with React Native, we continued to…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jun 18, 8:28pm -
  • Sunsetting React Native
    Due to a variety of technical and organizational issues, we will be sunsetting React Native and putting all of our efforts into making native amazing.This is the fourth in a series of blog posts in which we outline our experience with React Native a…
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  • Building a Cross-Platform Mobile Team
    Adapting mobile for a world with React NativeThis is the third in a series of blog posts in which we outline our experience with React Native and what is next for mobile at Airbnb.In addition to the countless technical pros and cons of React Native…
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  • React Native at Airbnb: The Technology
    The technical detailsThis is the second in a series of blog posts in which we outline our experience with React Native and what is next for mobile at Airbnb.React Native itself is a relatively new and fast-moving platform in the cross-section of And…
    - 2 days ago 21 Jun 18, 8:28pm -
  • React Native at Airbnb
    In 2016, we took a big bet on React Native. Two years later, we’re ready to share our experience with the world and show what’s next.Years later, it’s still possible to book a meeting in our AirstreamThis is the first in a series of blog posts…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jun 18, 4:36pm -

Data Center Knowledge

The Unofficial Google Data Science Blog

  • Compliance bias in mobile experiments
    by DANIEL PERCIVALRandomized experiments are invaluable in making product decisions, including on mobile apps. But what if users don't immediately uptake the new experimental version? What if their uptake rate is not uniform? We'd like to be able to…
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  • Designing A/B tests in a collaboration network
    by SANGHO YOONIn this article, we discuss an approach to the design of experiments in a network. In particular, we describe a method to prevent potential contamination (or inconsistent treatment exposure) of samples due to network effects. We present…
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  • Unintentional data
    by ERIC HOLLINGSWORTHA large part of the data we data scientists are asked to analyze was not collected with any specific analysis in mind, or perhaps any particular purpose at all. This post describes the analytical issues which arise in such a sett…
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  • Fitting Bayesian structural time series with the bsts R package
    by STEVEN L. SCOTTTime series data are everywhere, but time series modeling is a fairly specialized area within statistics and data science. This post describes the bsts software package, which makes it easy to fit some fairly sophisticated time ser…
    - 11 Jul 17, 8:55pm -
  • Our quest for robust time series forecasting at scale
    by ERIC TASSONE, FARZAN ROHANIWe were part of a team of data scientists in Search Infrastructure at Google that took on the task of developing robust and automatic large-scale time series forecasting for our organization. In this post, we recount how…
    - 18 Apr 17, 12:02am -

IBM BigData and Analytics Hub

  • 4 steps for running a machine learning pilot project
    Running a machine learning pilot project is a great early step on the road to full adoption. To get started, you’ll need to build a cross-functional team of business analysts, engineers, data scientists and key stakeholders. From there, the process…
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  • Making Data Simple: Social media and digital communications
    Are you too late to join the social media game? How can you leverage social media to connect and engage with your clients? This week on Making Data Simple, we talk to our podcast producers Kate Nichols, Manager of Content Experience & Design for IBM…
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  • Data democratization is driving self-service analytics
    Data democratization allows data to be accessed across the organization and empowers individuals to use the data in their decision making and gain critical business insights. Data democratization is fast becoming a game changer as it’s moving towar…
    - 3 days ago 20 Jun 18, 6:51pm -
  • Adding MongoDB to the IBM enterprise database ecosystem
    The modern data landscape demands more than one type of database. That’s IBM has rolled out JSON-document-based databases in Db2 and Cloudant, as well as partnered with select database providers to offer developer-focused database services through…
    - 4 days ago 19 Jun 18, 2:17pm -
  • Real-time business value comes from real-time data
    Data is business. The pace at which an organization can process data improves its ability to react to business events in real time.
    - 5 days ago 18 Jun 18, 6:45pm -

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