Data Mining


OkCupid's Christian Rudder Defends 'Experiments On Human Beings'

OkCupid's Christian Rudder Defends 'Experiments On Human Beings'

Not shocking to many that OkCupid experiments on their users, but the lack of awareness by co-founder Christian Rudder is a lit...

Jul 29 2014, 12:05am CDT

Tom Davenport's Guide to Big Data

Tom Davenport's Guide to Big Data

Big Data at Work: Dispelling the Myths, Uncovering the Opportunities, is a new book from Tom Davenport, a veteran observer of t...

Mar 3 2014, 8:31am CST

Big Data Bypasses C-Suite

Everywhere you turn today it seems like someone is hawking something to do with big data—today’s corporate “must have”. It seem...

Feb 25 2014, 11:11am CST

What's So Bad About Big Data In Little Classrooms?

When I was a kid we used to have ‘book fairs’ at school. Once or twice a year, a room in the school would be transformed into a...

Feb 25 2014, 7:51am CST

The Buzz about Big Data And What It Means For IT And You

The Buzz about Big Data And What It Means For IT And You

Every so often there are key words and phrases that get big play around the media, and before you know it, they are in use almo...

Jan 28 2014, 6:05pm CST

IBM's Watson Could Help Turn Big Data Buzz Into Business

IBM's Watson Could Help Turn Big Data Buzz Into Business

It has been said that the Internet is like all the world’s books gathered in one place, then thrown indiscriminately on the flo...

Jan 12 2014, 11:06am CST