analytics

The world of Alternate Data is growing, lucrative and super creative
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The world of Alternate Data is growing, lucrative and super creative. Though it is puny ($350 Mn by 2020) in the grand scheme of things, the need for data like flight records, email receipts, website usage, satellite pictures, and geolocation...
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Do Your Data Scientists Know the ‘Why’ Behind Their Work?
Most Data Science initiatives & projects fail
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Most Data Science initiatives & projects fail. By some estimates, when judged by practical or actionable outcomes, less than 5% of all ML, AI, Analytics and Deep Learning work may be considered successful.For a profession which prides itself in 'knowing...
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Indian General Elections – How much do they cost?
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Most of us don't really think about the cost of democracy in economic terms. After all, regular elections are considered fundamental to being 'Free'. But as the wise and weary will often tell you - Free doesn't mean zero cost.Adjusting...
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Pretty gets you in the door but Useful sells again and again
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Here is a great line in this article when it comes to Dashboards - ‘Pretty gets you in the door but Useful sells again and again.’ CXOs today are crazy about dashboards and visualisations, but only a few really understand...
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“Juicero was classic Internet of Shit. It took a traditional product and added so many bells and whistles it became an unrecognisable Homer car of unnecessary complications.” – What a line!
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Our today's post is about the raging trend in which startups and even big companies try to 'disrupt' an industry by trying to convince us that they are solving a 'real problem' with slick marketing, techno sounding phrases and slick...
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