analects

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Oct
2014

The Rise of Predictive APIs and Applications in a Digital Era.

The Rise of Predictive APIs and Applications in a Digital Era.

“Digital technologies are assuming an increasingly prominent place in everyday life, both in the more traditional areas and in the field of new information and communication technologies. Digital is the common language for information, whether in the form of text, pictures or video images. Digitisation, ie the conversion of information into a string of 0s and 1s, provides a common denominator for telephone, television, radio,…

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1

Sep
2014

Why Data Science Needs Social Science. And Vice Versa!

Why Data Science Needs Social Science. And Vice Versa!

By Dr. Pawel Kobylinski Upon joining the Persontyle team, I have decided to introduce myself to the readers of this blog by giving you a rationale behind the connection between social science and data science. Persontyle wants to help in transferring both ideas and strict technical know-how between the two disciplines mentioned. Whether you are a social scientist willing to learn R or a data…

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12

Aug
2014

Learn Powerful Machine Learning Methods for Gaining Insight into Data

Learn Powerful Machine Learning Methods for Gaining Insight into Data

Machine Learning is without a doubt the core aspect of data science and predicative analytics in general. Its intuitive, versatile and robust approach to finding patterns in the available data makes it a priceless asset for anyone who wants to turn data into insights. What’s more, today it is more accessible than ever before, thanks to the variety of libraries in the programming languages used…

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23

Jul
2014

The real innovation in big data is human innovation.

The real innovation in big data is human innovation.

“You are thus right to note that one of the impetuses is that social as well as cultural, economic and political consequences are not being attended to as the focus is primarily on analytic and storage issues.” Evelyn Ruppert, Editor Big Data and Society “Every day I wake up and ask, ‘how can I flow data better, manage data better, analyse data better?” Rollin Ford – CIO…

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23

Jun
2014

Machine Learning: The key to transforming big data into big insights and big opportunities

Machine Learning: The key to transforming big data into big insights and big opportunities

You’ll probably have heard the term many times before. Nowadays it’s hard to come by an article on trending technologies (particularly information-related ones) without some reference to a Machine Learning in it. It seems that suddenly the world has become aware of the immense practical aspects of this evergreen field of Artificial Intelligence that constitutes the heart of data science.  Machine learning is a computer’s…

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16

Jun
2014

CXOs to reevaluate their Data Science talent sourcing plans

CXOs to reevaluate their Data Science talent sourcing plans

“Data by itself is meaningless. It’s the skill of the data scientist that makes the difference” Dr. Josh Sullivan  “As an executive recruiter specializing in quantitative recruiting, I work with clients continuously looking to find the unicorn that can do it all – the algorithm development, the data munging, building visualization and BI tools, scaling, and turning all this into enterprise wide adaptation. They are…

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30

May
2014

Harnessing the Power of Machine Learning

Harnessing the Power of Machine Learning

As a species we are creatures of habit, everything we do has a pattern and our unique signature is imprinted on it. Phenomena that are beyond our conscious control also exhibit some micro and macro order. The sequence of normal heart beats has unique characteristics that help in distinguishing it from pathology. Examples are not limited to our physiology or biological makeup it extends well…

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