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10 Data Science Stories You Shouldn'T Miss This Week
Data Science

Only a month into the year, and already several of our expert’s predictions for 2015 in big data are coming into fruition. 2015 is certainly looking like the year of AI & automation, with all three of this week’s most-shared news pieces below focusing around prediction and AI. 2015 may,

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Financial Firms Embrace Predictive Analytics
BI & Analytics

For financial markets firms, efficiency is becoming as important a differentiator as speed and scale. As a result, firms are delving deeper into predictive analytics to realize faster time to value and improve operational performance and decision outcomes. Technologies that speed pattern recognition in ever-growing data sets – including big

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3 Reasons Why Banks Can'T Afford To Ignore Ai
Artificial IntelligenceFinTechMachine Learning

The promise of Big Data and our ability to use it was a lofty one. Unfortunately, many Big Data efforts have turned out to be extremely costly, both in terms of the investment and the human capital required to draw insight out of it. While companies use many approaches to

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This Programme Knows If Your Startup Will Be Successful
Machine LearningNewsStartups

The rise of big data has ushered in a whole host of innovative startups, who all hope their idea will be the one to transform the data landscape forever. However, the startup landscape is a minefield, where even the most brilliant ideas can fall by the wayside without proper implementation

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How Big Data Can Help In The Fight To Save India'S Tigers
Big Data

Tigers remain one of the most powerful and awe-inspiring creatures on our planet. Yet despite being widely revered for their strength, ferocity and beauty, the tiger is in danger. According to WWF, as few as 3,200 exist in the wild today; we have lost a staggering 97% of wild tigers

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Agilone'S Latest Predictive Marketing Cloud Promises To Provide Ease Of Delivery Of Relevant Customer Experiences Across All Sales Channels
Data ScienceNews

AgilOne just rolled out its AgilOne 5, the Fully-Integrated Predictive Marketing Cloud with more tools added to the platform, earlier this week. “Companies of all sizes need to deliver relevant customer experiences that not only delight their customers and build loyalty, but also improve business results,” points out  AgilOne CEO

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Colleges Utilise Data Analytics To Bump Up Graduation Rates In The Us
BI & AnalyticsNews

Data Analytics has found its way into the US education system where data silos containing performance data of former students are being analysed to predict the outcomes of current ones. According to a Time report approximately 125 schools around the U.S. have been collating and sifting through years of data

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Centurylink Acquires Cognilytics To Fuel Advanced Analytics Capabilities
BI & AnalyticsNews

CenturyLink, Inc. a U.S. based communications MNC has acquired a Big Data and advanced analytics solutions provider, Cognilytics, it announced late last week. Cognilytics provides solutions to mid-sized and large enterprises by assisting them in converting “data to decisions” through Big Data deployment, management, advanced decision sciences, predictive analytics and

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Industry Veteran Eric Amblard Appointed As Vice President Of Finance For San Mateo Based Startup Everstring
BI & AnalyticsNews

San Mateo based marketing intelligence firm Everstring announced the appointment of its new Vice President of Finance Eric Amblard. With over ten years of experience in the predictive analytics industry, Eric will be a great asset to Everstring bringing a wealth of knowledge and expertise. He will be responsible for

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The Data Science Disruption That’s Coming To Banks (And How To Help Lead It)
FinanceFinTech

Take a large quantity of jelly beans. Put them in a tall glass jar. Ask a group of children to guess how many are inside in exchange for a prize, then watch their faces light up with excitement. No one would call this an exercise in predictive analytics, but at

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