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How to Become a Big Data Analyst Companies Want

By | Aug 16, 2017 at 6:30 am

The advent of modern technology has led to average companies generating massive amounts of data—a volume that can be terrifying to the casual observer. And attempting to analyze said data can bring even more stress ,and is a task that exists far outside the…

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Chicago

15 Ways Founders Use Big Data to Take Advantage of Artificial Intelligence

By | Aug 10, 2017 at 8:30 am

Data analysis options are constantly growing. Companies, especially those with strong e-commerce components, are developing dizzying amounts of raw data on user preferences, habits and locations. This information, paired with the growing field of artificial intelligence applications, means that companies can get very granular…

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Irvine

How the Internet of Things Can Be Good for Small Businesses

By | Jul 10, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Every business and technologically-oriented person has heard of the Internet of Things (IoT) by now, and how small devices will do things we never thought were possible. The Internet of Things has been closely linked with the rise of the smart home, where someone…

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Tulsa

Scott Phillips, Cofounder of Civic Ninjas on Creating Grassroots Innovation

By | May 26, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Scott Phillips, cofounder of Civic Ninjas, Ignite Tulsa, and Startup Weekend Tulsa, a leader in the Tulsa community is all about putting education first to build the talent workforce and solving municipal problems with technology. This time for the #StartupsEverywhere, series, he talks with me…

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The Dangers of Metrics for Small Business Owners

By | Jan 25, 2017 at 10:30 am

While metrics are an important tool for measuring results, small business owners should be wary of relying too heavily on certain ones. Metrics present business owners with a method of measuring results, but not all data is useful. When used or interpreted improperly, a…

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The Evolution of Data Storage Technology [Infographic]

By | Jan 10, 2017 at 12:50 pm

Since 1950, the world has evolved from storing bits to envisioning a Yottabyte. The technology and formats used to do this have changed as fast as the data storage capacity. From punch cards to billing softwares, the world will soon be relying on atomic data storage….

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5 Data Governance Pitfalls to Avoid

By | Dec 14, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Data is now one of the most valuable assets for any organization. The term Data Governance emerged from the need to manage the collection and utilization of data in an efficient manner. Data Governance can be looked upon as building standard practices, processes and…

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The Pros and Cons of Big Data Disaster Recovery in the Cloud

By | Dec 6, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Big data is a relatively new discipline. In its initial days, only a handful of large-scale IT enterprises had the infrastructure and resource to support big data initiatives. But the scenario is changing rapidly. With big data finally becoming a mainstream business, quite a…

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How to Streamline the Data Science Workflow with SciKit-Learn [Video]

By | Nov 19, 2016 at 12:45 pm

You can never learn too much. SciKit-Learn is an open source machine learning library for the Python programming language. By learning the ins and outs of pipelines and FeatureUnions it can help data scientists improve their workflow. Isaac Laughlin, Data Science Instructor at Galvanize, presented…

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AI Founder? Submit Your Startup to This Top 100 Private AI Companies List

By | Oct 26, 2016 at 11:20 am

Data-driven strategic insights company CBInsights has opened up submissions for it’s next big list: The top 100 private AI companies in the world. If you run an AI startup, or know someone who does, now’s your chance to get in one a little (potential)…

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3 Ways Big Data and Machine Learning Affect Consumer Behavior

By | Oct 7, 2016 at 11:20 am

The buying process begins and ends with consumers and what they go through as they recognize needs, figure out ways to solve their needs, make purchase decisions, process information, and implement their plans. While there are plenty of variables in this process, big data…

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Tips for Maximizing Cloud Storage on Google Drive, Dropbox and OneDrive

By | Sep 7, 2016 at 2:30 pm

Even though it seems like the cloud capacity is almost endless, all cloud storage providers do, in fact, have quite tangible limits of what you can get for free. With Dropbox that is 2GB, Google Drive offers lavish 15GB, Box features 10GB for free…

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4 Data Visualizations For Your Startup’s Move

By | May 13, 2016 at 7:00 pm

According to Geoffrey Ives of Map Business Online, visualizations are the brain’s most effective way of understanding a situation quickly and clearly. And he would know – his team works day in and day out to help organizations create visual representations of market analyses, expansion…

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Is It Time to Switch to a Dashboard Model for Data Analytics?

By | Oct 30, 2015 at 6:00 pm

When it comes to storytelling, there’s no better story than one that’s being updated on the fly. Data can often be a complicated set of graphs and numbers that aren’t particularly compelling to look at. No one wants to pour over key performance indicators if…