Posts Tagged ‘bigdata’

What Big Data means to me — Bourne 21 (2): 194 — Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

September 30, 2014

Bourne mentions “What Big Data means to me”
( ) in connection with the creation of a digital ecosystem #ydod2014

The Parable of Google Flu: Traps in Big Data Analysis

September 29, 2014

Parable of #Google Flu: Traps in #BigData Analysis Replicating results is hard, w/ an ever-changing search algorithm


For Big-Data Scientists, ‘Janitor Work’ Is Key Hurdle to Insights

September 29, 2014

For #BigData Scientists, Janitor Work Is Key Is a #datascientist a digital maid or a data priest? Perhaps a hybrid.

O’Neil talk

Divining reality from the hype

September 1, 2014

Divining reality from the hype ’14 @Gartner_inc hypecycle chart for tech trends; #DataScience going up;#BigData, down

Big Data and Its Technical Challenges | July 2014 | Communications of the ACM

August 30, 2014

#BigData & Its Technical Challenges Data acquisition, cleaning, aggregation, analysis, visualization & interpretation

Academic Researchers Find Lucrative Work as ‘Big Data’ Scientists – WSJ

August 11, 2014

Academic Researchers Find Lucrative Work as #BigData Scientists Mentions #genomics & physics as #datascience training

Nice mention of genomics/biostat as a useful training ground for data scientists

Belles lettres Meets Big Data » American Scientist

July 5, 2014

Belles lettres Meets #BigData #Statistical analysis of literature pre-dating recent advent of digital #humanities

Eight (No, Nine!) Problems With Big Data –

April 14, 2014

8 Problems With #BigData: correlation v causation, multiple testing, garbage in & out, gaming system, sample bias…

Your Fate? Thank Your Ancestors –

March 30, 2014

Your ancestors, your Fate. #Surname analysis shows less social mobility than expected (eg Agarwal v Garcia MDs)

How Netflix Reverse Engineered Hollywood – Atlantic Mobile

January 17, 2014

.@kdnuggets 77K genres from auto. & manual methods like
gene-classification approaches. How $NFLX Rev. Eng. Hollywood