DATA STORIES is a blog that publishes regular podcasts on data visualization and other data-centric topis. The hosts are computer science professor Enrico Bertini and freelance information visualizer Moritz Stefaner. A recent episode featured Kate Crawford (Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research) talking about “Big Data Skepticism,” the other face of big data. That is, after […]
I recently found a thought-provoking piece in the Hardvard Business Review Blog Network entitled “Data is Worthless if You Don’t Communicate It” by Tom Davenport. This article supports what I’ve been harping on in the blogosphere for a long while now – every data set tells a story and it is the job of the data scientist to be its mouthpiece.
Facebook’s analytics team head, Ken Rudin, delivered a presentation at this week’s Strata Conference + Hadoop World: “Big Impact from Big Data.”
Cloudera’s CEO Mike Olson delivers a talk at today’s Strata Conference + Hadoop World: “Hadoop’s Impact on the Future of Data Management.”
The first three installments of the Big Data & Customer Intelligence series focused on predicting and influencing customer behavior and also looking at determining customer value. In this article, we’ll take a look at understanding your customer’s social influence and taking action on that knowledge which is another important element of Computational Marketing.
Strata + Hadoop World Conference 2013 (New York City) Coverage Cloudera, a leader in enterprise analytic data management powered by Apache Hadoop, today unveiled the 5th generation of its Platform for Big Data, Cloudera Enterprise, which is now available as a public beta offering. The new product release, which includes Hadoop 2, offers unique features […]