Since joining RavenPack in 2008, Peter Hafez, Chief Data Scientist, has been a pioneer in the field of applied news analytics, bringing alternative data insights to the world’s top banks and hedge funds. Here he answers our questions on the prospects for the alt data market and RavenPack’s latest innovations. What do you think are […]
With $9 billion invested annually in R&D, and an approximate 10 year / $2.5 billion cost for each new product to enter the market, Novartis Chief Digital Officer Bertrand Bodson discusses the significance of Data Science for his company in the following article by Elizabeth Dougherty
When Bertrand Bodson decided to join Novartis, his friends were surprised. You like a fast pace, they said, and pharma is slow. You like to be on the leading edge of digital and pharma is…not.
In the following article, William Schmarzo discusses the responsibilities, capabilities, expectations and competencies of the Data Engineer, Data Scientist and Business Stakeholder.
Titans of industry, such as global insurance brokerage Marsh and Aon, have already recognized the potential in blockchain and now, more companies are jumping on board to push the application of the technology in insurance even further. Read more about it…
OpenAI developed Random Network Distillation (RND), a prediction-based method for encouraging reinforcement learning agents to explore their environments through curiosity, which for the first time exceeds average human performance on Montezuma’s Revenge. Learn more:
Scientists of AI at Google’s Google Brain and DeepMind units acknowledge machine learning is falling short of human cognition and propose that using models of networks might be a way to find relations between things that allow computers to generalize more broadly about the world. By Tiernan Ray | October 20, 2018 — 12:52 GMT (05:52 PDT) | Source […]
VIDEO | Apache Flink: A Quick Guide to the Next Generation Stream Processing Platform with Dr. Vladimir Bacvanski’s, founder of SciSpike, a company doing custom development, consulting and training. He is the author of the O’Reilly course “Introduction to Big Data”. Watch Video
[Continually Updated] MastersInDataScience.org has culled together a list of 23 of the best US Universities/Colleges that offer a Masters in Data Science. Read More
This article is several years old, but it’s still very relevant today. I get asked this question all the time by students. Hope you find it helpful. – Ted
Martin Heller, Contributing Editor, InfoWorld (2017) reviews half a dozen open source machine learning and/or deep learning frameworks: Caffe, Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit (aka CNTK 2), MXNet, Scikit-learn, Spark MLlib, and TensorFlow.