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Weekly Digest, October 22
10/21/2018 6:30:00 AM Vincent Granvillehttps://www.datasciencecentral.com/profile/VincentGranville Featured Blog Posts - Data Science Central
Monday newsletter published by Data Science Central. Previous editions can be found  here . The contribution flagged with a + is our selection for the picture of the week. Announcement ... View More...

Invitation to Join Data Science Central
8/11/2018 9:30:00 AM Vincent Granvillehttps://www.datasciencecentral.com/profile/VincentGranville Featured Blog Posts - Data Science Central
Join the largest community of machine learning (ML), deep learning, AI, data science, business analytics, BI, operations research, mathematical and statistical professionals:  Sign up here . If in... View More...

R vs Python: Usability, Popularity, Pros & Cons, Jobs, and Salaries
10/17/2018 9:00:00 PM Andrea Manero-Bastinhttps://www.datasciencecentral.com/profile/AndreaManeroBastin Featured Blog Posts - Data Science Central
This article was written by Tanmoy Ray If you are a senior data scientist or pro in predictive analytics, you would probably be using both R & Python, and maybe other tools like SAS, SQL e... View More...

Embracing Conflict to Fuel Digital Innovation
10/20/2018 8:03:27 AM Bill Schmarzohttps://www.datasciencecentral.com/profile/BillSchmarzo Featured Blog Posts - Data Science Central
When talking to clients about their business goals, most business executives are pretty clear as to what they want to accomplish, such as reducing customer churn or reducing inventory costs or impr... View More...

Social Complacency Model of Personal Privacy – The Faulty Discourse
10/14/2018 1:03:28 PM Don Philip Faithfulhttps://www.datasciencecentral.com/profile/DonPhilipFaithful Featured Blog Posts - Data Science Central
Something I learned during my graduate studies is that jails – like the old Don Jail as it once existed in Toronto (photographed by me above) – has special significance among those ... View More...

Business Analysis (BA) Career Path
10/17/2018 10:30:00 AM Divya Singhhttps://www.datasciencecentral.com/profile/DivyaSingh456 Featured Blog Posts - Data Science Central
More organizations are adopting data-driven and technology-focused approaches to business and hence the need for analytics expertise continues to grow. As a result, career opportunities in analytic... View More...

Everything You Need to Know About Convolutional Neural Networks
10/15/2018 8:00:00 AM Vinod Sharmahttps://www.datasciencecentral.com/profile/vinodsblog Featured Blog Posts - Data Science Central
Convolutional neural network – In this article, we will explore our intuitive explanation of convolutional neural networks (CNNs) on high level. CNN are inspired by the structure of the brain but o... View More...

The Rise of Artificial Intelligence in Enterprise
10/17/2018 6:53:03 PM Vimal N Subahttps://www.datasciencecentral.com/profile/VimalNSuba Featured Blog Posts - Data Science Central
Depending on what news headline you have read, you may have perceived an Artificial Intelligence (AI) system as either an Alexa or Siri assistant that understands all your commands, a deep lear... View More...

How to Write an R Function to Match and Merge 2 Files (like VLOOKUP)
10/18/2018 1:30:00 PM Ray Hallhttps://www.datasciencecentral.com/profile/RayHall Featured Blog Posts - Data Science Central
Matching and merging 2 files is task I find myself doing all of the time. Historically, I've used VLOOKUP in MS Excel and just worked around any limitations. Finally, I bit the bullet and wrote an ... View More...

Agile Framework for Analytics: a Decalogue
9/14/2018 6:48:22 AM Pedro URIA RECIOhttps://www.datasciencecentral.com/profile/PedroURIARECIO Featured Blog Posts - Data Science Central
Agile vriksasana pose in front of a Waterfall Goodfon.com You are standing on a moss covered rock a short distance from a high waterfall that pours into a deep pond before flow... View More...

How does the public feel about robotics in our everyday lives?
10/18/2018 7:45:48 AM Morgan Franklinhttps://www.iotcentral.io/members/MorganFranklin Featured Posts - IoT Central
One of the more significant elements of AI and IoT is the rise in automation technology, with the use of robots in particular having risen substantially between 2016 and 2017. According to S... View More...

Trustworthiness and the Permeation of Trust in IIoT Systems
10/11/2018 11:04:33 AM David Orohttps://www.iotcentral.io/members/DavidOro Featured Posts - IoT Central
In 2016, the  Industrial Internet Consortium  gained agreement upon an understanding of the term “trustworthiness” and its effect on design and operation of an industrial system. At the core of t... View More...

Understanding the Role of Smart City and its Components in the IoT Era
10/9/2018 3:50:26 AM Sayali Sawathttps://www.iotcentral.io/members/SayaliSawat Featured Posts - IoT Central
Implementing Smart City leveraging IoT and connected technology helps promote economic development, improve infrastructure and environment, enhance transportation systems and optimize costs o... View More...

Cybersecurity Is Not A Technology Problem
10/8/2018 11:21:11 AM Karl Zimmermanhttps://www.iotcentral.io/members/KarlZimmerman Featured Posts - IoT Central
Attacks against IT infrastructure use hardware and software to target technology assets. The role of cybersecurity is to protect IT infrastructure and the data stored on it. But a single-minded foc... View More...

Why an IoT Strategy Is Crucial to Keeping Your Supply Chain Secure
10/4/2018 12:52:01 PM Megan Ray Nicholshttps://www.iotcentral.io/members/MeganRayNichols Featured Posts - IoT Central
Supply chain managers know better than anybody how many things can go wrong between point A and point B. Damage from mishandling and the elements, contamination, and product and IP theft are all ver... View More...

The potential Unicorns in IoT – Will they resist the temptation?
10/5/2018 4:44:37 AM Francisco Marotohttps://www.iotcentral.io/members/FranciscoMaroto Featured Posts - IoT Central
Until recently, we knew unicorns were mythical creatures which made an appearance only in Greek literature, the Bible, and Marco Polo’s travels. While not a single unicorn was ever discovered in the... View More...

Three Trends in IIoT Affecting Major Industries
10/5/2018 9:36:01 AM Taylor Welshhttps://www.iotcentral.io/members/TaylorWelsh Featured Posts - IoT Central
Iot and IIoT has made it a long way in the past several years. In fact, according to Forbes, trillions of dollars are at stake as the Industrial Internet of Things rolls out over the next decade. Bu... View More...

Are There Benefits of VR in the Manufacturing Industry?
9/29/2018 12:12:49 PM Joseph Zulickhttps://www.iotcentral.io/members/JosephZulick Featured Posts - IoT Central
Amidst all the hype and wide-eyed growth predicted for virtual reality, it's often difficult for stakeholders to decide which of its two words to focus on. Will VR deliver only indirect, 'virtual... View More...

How to Use IoT Datasets in #AI Applications
9/14/2018 5:30:00 AM David Orohttps://www.iotcentral.io/members/DavidOro Featured Posts - IoT Central
Guest post by Ajit Jaokar Recently, google launched a  Dataset search  – which is a great resource to find Datasets.  In this post, I list some IoT datasets which can be used for Machine Lear... View More...

Scalable IoT ML Platform with Apache Kafka + Deep Learning + MQTT
9/12/2018 5:25:27 PM David Orohttps://www.iotcentral.io/members/DavidOro Featured Posts - IoT Central
Guest post by  Kai Waehner I built a scenario for a hybrid machine learning infrastructure leveraging  Apache Kafka  as scalable central nervous system. The public cloud is used for training a... View More...

Invitation to Join Data Science Central
9/8/2018 12:18:21 PM Vincent Granvillehttps://www.bigdatanews.datasciencecentral.com/profile/VincentGranville Featured Blog Posts - BigDataNews
Join the largest community of machine learning (ML), deep learning, AI, data science, business analytics, BI, operations research, mathematical and statistical professionals:  Sign up here . If in... View More...

10 Best Big Data Analytics Courses Online
7/12/2018 6:00:00 AM Paul Blackhttps://www.bigdatanews.datasciencecentral.com/profile/PaulBlack Featured Blog Posts - BigDataNews
"Acquiring an education is the best way to not be left behind as technology races ahead." - The Second Machine Age   Coursera 1. Data Analysis and Presentatio... View More...

Five Ways Your Business Is At Risk Of Data Loss
5/30/2018 2:13:08 PM Karl Zimmermanhttps://www.bigdatanews.datasciencecentral.com/profile/KarlZimmerman Featured Blog Posts - BigDataNews
Data loss comes in all shapes and sizes, from an accidentally deleted document to a catastrophic server failure that wipes out a critical database. Modern businesses are absolutely reliant on data... View More...

Black Hat Data Science
5/23/2018 11:00:00 AM Vincent Granvillehttps://www.bigdatanews.datasciencecentral.com/profile/VincentGranville Featured Blog Posts - BigDataNews
Black hat data science consists of techniques designed to fool existing algorithms (Google search, Amazon rankings, and so on), compromising or tampering with the metrics -- especially ratios -- th... View More...

Most Popular Text Analytics Tools and Algorithms
5/10/2018 2:00:00 AM Preetish Pandahttps://www.bigdatanews.datasciencecentral.com/profile/PreetishPanda Featured Blog Posts - BigDataNews
With text analytics, various burning questions around the ‘why’ and ‘what’ of a piece or group of content can be answered. Examples like social media chatter around brand can create a... View More...

Making the Most of Marketing Automation Software for Your Business
5/11/2018 9:00:00 AM Rohit Chavanhttps://www.bigdatanews.datasciencecentral.com/profile/RohitChavan Featured Blog Posts - BigDataNews
2016 Google trends data showed an all-time high in searches for “marketing automation”, reflecting a sustained interest in the term and the concept. Focused more on nurturing rather than selling, ... View More...

A Local Backup Can't Keep Your Business's Data Safe
5/22/2018 12:00:00 PM Jay Caissiehttps://www.bigdatanews.datasciencecentral.com/profile/JayCaissie Featured Blog Posts - BigDataNews
Every business depends on data. For both the teen who mows lawns at the weekend and globe-spanning internet giants like Google, data is vital. It might be addresses written on a piece of pape... View More...

This Artist Turns the Forest Floor into Data Visualizations
3/26/2018 3:30:00 PM Julia Cookhttps://www.bigdatanews.datasciencecentral.com/profile/JuliaCook Featured Blog Posts - BigDataNews
We’re all familiar with data visualizations—word clouds, pie charts, pivot tables—but how does one put enquiries in paint?   Patty Haller , a landscape artist from Seattle WA, may have figured... View More...

10 Machine Learning Algorithms You Should Know in 2018
3/24/2018 4:30:00 AM Paul Blackhttps://www.bigdatanews.datasciencecentral.com/profile/PaulBlack Featured Blog Posts - BigDataNews
The word “Big data” prevailed in 2017, and it’s going to keep prevailing in the following years. In our previous post, I’ve introduced some concepts about big data, machine learning, and data mini... View More...

80 Best Data Science Books That Are Worthy Reading
3/28/2018 8:30:00 PM Paul Blackhttps://www.bigdatanews.datasciencecentral.com/profile/PaulBlack Featured Blog Posts - BigDataNews
Data science is probably the most popular concept nowadays. I believe that many people are looking for an entrance to get inside the industry, and I just happened to read an article that lists som... View More...