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Better than Botox: Beauty Industry To Get an AI Makeover

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Is beauty in the eye of the beholder? Data scientists aren’t so sure. Many consider the Turing test to be the ultimate judge of whether artificial intelligence is fully developed. Technology should be able to behave in such nuanced human ways that even humans recognize it as human. That’s one

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“Hadoop practitioners alike should rejoice in the rise of Spark…”- Interview with Altiscale’s Mike Maciag

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Mike Maciag is the COO of Altiscale. Prior to Altiscale, he served as the president and CEO for DevOps leader Electric Cloud, where he grew the revenue from zero to tens of millions while building a worldwide presence and signing hundreds of blue-chip customers. Mike holds an MBA from Northwestern

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RegTech: The 2016 Buzzword Is Turning Heads

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FinTech is disrupting the banking world—and bringing consumers along for the ride. Of course, such a major shift in policies and the way companies do business is bound to have equally powerful effects on legislature. Regulations have been strict since 2008, and many US banks have been hit with huge

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How Far Away Are We from Inventing True A.I.?

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The famous inventor and computer scientist Ray Kurzweil has made some very bold predictions about the pace at which human technology is advancing toward the ultimate threshold. That threshold is known as “The Singularity.” That epithet is a metaphor borrowed from physics terminology to express the point at which information

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How to Use Cohort Data to Analyze User Behavior

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In the world of data analysis, one tool is often left unused. While being a very powerful analytics tool, cohorts are often pushed aside due to their seemingly complex nature. With a lot to offer in the way of data analysis, let’s take a deeper (yet simplified) look into cohorts.

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Can Big Data From Wearables Help Us Sleep Better?

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Wearables continue to be a hugely popular item across different age groups and even continents. They track steps and sleep cycles, but just how valuable is that information? In reality, this data is only partially useful for the wearer. Without big data to decipher what is more or less healthy,

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Upcoming Events

 

 

Big Data, Frankfurt v 2.0

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Join us for an evening of exciting talks from Data Science Industry leaders and experts, followed by enough time for few beers, pizza and networking. We look forward to seeing you there! Event Schedule 7:00 – 7:15 PM – Introduction Talk from Dataconomy 7:15 – 7:35 PM – Uwe Seiler, Data

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Big Data, Berlin v 7.0

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Join us for an evening of exciting talks from Data Science Industry leaders and experts, followed by enough time for few beers, pizza and networking. We look forward to seeing you there! Event Schedule 7:00 – 7:15 PM: Introduction Talk by Dataconomy 7:15 – 7:35 PM: John Craig, Product &

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Big Data, Budapest v 3.0

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Join us for an evening of exciting talks from Data Science Industry leaders and experts, followed by enough time for few beers, pizza and networking. We look forward to seeing you there! If you would like to get in touch with us for getting involved, please write us an email:

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