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Data Science

While the field of data science is not tied directly to Big Data, advances in one tends to produce advances in the other. Big Data increases our ability to harvest and process data, while data science allows us to dig into it for insights.

Sustainability data reveals surprises
Energy & EnvironmentData ScienceFeatured

Data has evolved to be present in every part of our lives. When buying a product, we search for a consumer rating or an expert giving us a statistic on how effective the product is. We collect data from our experiences and use it to guide future actions. A similar

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chief data officer
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What’s next for the Chief Data Officer role? How can CDOs navigate disruption, bring business value to their organizations, and, ultimately, get an invitation to the board of directors?

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Real-time data
Data ScienceBI & AnalyticsContributorsFeatured

Real-time data is immediately passed along for analysis rather than collected and stored. Some such systems offer on-demand real-time analytics. In those cases, the platform does not send data until a person requests it. It’s immediately available once they do.  Other real-time data tools have continuous analytics capabilities. Then, the

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Machine learning vs artificial intelligence and the future of data science
Machine LearningArtificial IntelligenceContributorsData ScienceFeatured

When we imagine the future of AI, we may think of the fiction we see in cinema: highly advanced robots that can mimic humans so well as to be indistinguishable from them. It is true that the ability to quickly learn, process, and analyze information to make decisions is a

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Data lakehouse
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Data professionals have long debated the merits of the data lake versus the data warehouse. But this debate has become increasingly intense in recent times with the prevalence of data and analytics workloads in the cloud, the growing frustration with the brittleness of Hadoop, and hype around a new architectural

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TV, data, and advertising
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The TV landscape of 2021 is unrecognizable compared to that of the 1950s when TV ad exposure measurement was born. As viewing habits have evolved over the decades, the advertising industry hasn’t always kept up-to-date.  The worldwide pandemic and national lockdowns became a catalyst for change, with UK audiences spending

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Digital natives data literacy
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Exasol, a high-performance analytics database company, today launched its new study’s findings into the attitudes and understanding that young people – “digitial natives” – currently in higher education or just entering the world of work have towards data. The study of 3,000 16- to 21-year-olds (coined D/NATIVES by Exasol because of their

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Best books and podcasts on data science and AI 2021
Data ScienceArtificial IntelligenceEducationFeatured

Data science and AI are among the best (and highest paying) careers in the world right now, so it makes sense to keep increasing your knowledge, and learning from the best. But doing that in an age of information overload isn’t easy. One way to stay ahead of the game

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Disruptive innovation
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On 1 March 2021, EWOR kicked off off another round of its prestigious EWOR Fellowship program.  “The concept,” its founder Daniel Dippold explains, “is uniquely designed to help corporations realize disruptive innovation and individuals to start ventures of global scale.” This March, an exciting mix of people, including former Miss

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Build products that create impact
EventsData ScienceFeaturedTechnology & IT

When you build products and launch them, are you – and be honest here – making decisions on each stage of development using data? While for many years, everyone from development teams, product managers, founders, and marketers have touted they’re using a data-driven approach to everything; the truth is often

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