Artificial Intelligence is Unlocking the Secret to Boosting Employee Retention

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Employee retention has been a problem for employers for years. It has become an even more serious concern in recent years, as concerns about job security and atrophying employee loyalty has caused more people to seek new employment. Over 3 million Americans quit their jobs every month. One poll from Bamboo HR found that 31 […]

6 Rising Cryptocurrencies Worth Keeping An Eye On

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It wouldn’t be wrong to say cryptocurrencies have created the greatest wave since the dot com era came into being. In 2017, a single bitcoin was valued at a whopping $19,000, and it has continued to mostly rise since then. This certainly puts it at top of mind when discussing cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin has become a […]

How the Convergence of AI and Blockchain will Result in Increased Efficiency and Trust

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AI and Blockchain are two of the hottest technology trends hitting the market today. Blockchain stands to revolutionise communication and transaction recordation, building trust between strangers and enabling increased provenance, transparency and privacy. AI takes on incredibly complex tasks and applies tremendous computing power to learn these tasks to near perfection. So, how do these […]

These 5 Buzzworthy Big Data Trends Are Huge In 2018

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According to a recent marketing report by Forrester Research, artificial intelligence (AI) is moving beyond the buzzword stage as organizational leaders start to realize the amount of work required to make significant use of the technology. The study notes notes that implementing AI to meet objectives requires precise deployment, planning, and governance. Despite this, the report […]

Top 6 Data Science, Machine Learning and AI Podcasts you must check out

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Podcasts are a great way to educate yourself about a certain topic or to keep up with the latest trends in a particular area. They’re gaining more and more relevance, as the number of podcast listeners is on the rise. Currently, around 50 million Americans listen to podcasts on a weekly basis. Among topics that […]

What Does The Rise of Blockchain Technology Mean For Big Data?

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In 2008, an unknown author going by the name of Satoshi Nakamoto proposed a peer-to-peer electronic cash system called Bitcoin. The following year, the cryptocurrency that would change how we think about money was launched, using the benefits of a decentralized platform that made digital trust possible: Blockchain. Fast forward ten years and it seems […]

How The Online Gaming Industry Uses Big Data Analytics To Grow

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Online casinos are fast becoming one of the most lucrative industries in the world. It seems that these venues are experiencing unstoppable growth, with more and more people getting into the games as the years go by. So how do they do it? They’ve adapted to the times. By utilizing big data analytics and smart […]

The Future of Data-Driven E-Commerce

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After looking at the e-commerce picture quite a bit, I’ve come to a conclusion: any attempts to simplify the situation should be treated as suspect. Yes it’s true that e-commerce is disrupting retail and is a real threat to brick-and-mortar. But it’s also true that plenty of people still want to go to stores. If […]

Accelerating Discovery with a Unified Analytics Platform for Genomics

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Today we are proud to introduce the Databricks Unified Analytics Platform for Genomics. With a unified platform for genomic data processing, tertiary analytics, and machine learning at massive scale, healthcare and life sciences organizations can accelerate the discovery of life changing treatments and further advancements in personalized and preventative care. The Genomic Data Explosion The […]

Manufacturing Advantage in Navigating HPC, AI, Cloud: Invest in Yourself

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How can our manufacturing sector improve competitiveness through smart use of computing technology? Unsurprisingly, a serious investment in our own understanding of options is a critical step. There are many ways to learn, and the experts would say we should avail ourselves of as many as possible. Competition is increasingly tech-savvy Modeling and simulation, using […]