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The 4 Types of Data Analytics [VIDEO]

BigDataGal - May 11, 2015

 (A vlog post on data analytics)  (A vlog post on data analytics)This vlog piece was filmed in Penang, Malaysia and introduces viewers to the 4 types of…

DataKind + TeraData = A Perfect Data-Do-Good Partnership
Big Data
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Big Data
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DataKind + TeraData = A Perfect Data-Do-Good Partnership

BigDataGal - November 11, 2014

Just as data science is applied to drive major success in business, it’s also being applied to improve or resolve major social issues. That’s the mission and…

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Big Data Legends: Jake Porway

BigDataGal - October 21, 2014

I first came across Jake Porway on Twitter back in Dec 2012. At the time, I remember being very impressed and excited to learn of the work…

Big Data
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How Biostatistics and Spatio-Temporal Modeling Can Be Used to Protect Human Health

BigDataGal - October 2, 2014

Smog, smoke, and dust are the natural by-products of industrialization. When visiting cities that have high levels of smoke and dust in the air, it’s likely that…

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Watson Analytics: The Data Scientist Accelerator

BigDataGal - September 19, 2014

On Tuesday, September 16, at Times Square New York, IBM announced the forthcoming release of its Watson Analytics platform. This freemium SAAS offering is positioned to be a…

Analytics
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Mobile Advertising, Clustering Algorithms, and Your Ticket for a Free Ride

BigDataGal - May 4, 2014

Because of some pretty bad-ass data science and Google’s ever-increasing awesomeness, it looks like one day in the not too distant future, we will all be able…

A Brazen Expose on Big Data in the Government Sector
Analytics
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Analytics
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A Brazen Expose on Big Data in the Government Sector

BigDataGal - April 19, 2014

A few weeks back, I was contacted by Tamsin Rutter of The Guardian’s Public Leaders Network. She asked me if I would like to participate in Guardian’s…

So, You Want To Be A Data Scientist?
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So, You Want To Be A Data Scientist?

BigDataGal - January 13, 2013

  Why would you want to go and do that?   Why would you want to go and do that?Maybe it is not so much that you want to…

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Getting Trashy with FDEP Solid Waste Data

BigDataGal - December 28, 2012

Environmental Intelligence DashboardIf you’re planning your next trip to Disney World, you’re probably wondering what the waste scene looks like here in Our-lando. Well, wonder no longer - Big Data Gal…

Analytics
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Big Data and Crowdsourcing in Humanitarian Crisis Mapping

BigDataGal - December 17, 2012

Last Thursday, I attended a webinar that was called Monitoring Humanitarian Crises in the Digital Age: Crisis Mapping, Crowdsourcing, and Satellite Imagery. The webinar was hosted by Harvard University’s…