IBM Partners with edX.org to launch Professional Certificate Programs

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IBM has partnered with edX.org, the leading online learning destination founded by Harvard and MIT, for the delivery of several Professional Certificate programs. Professional Certificate programs are a series of in-demand courses designed to build or advance critical skills for a specific career. “We are honored to welcome IBM as an edX partner,” said Anant […]

5 Ways Predictive Analytics Help With Depreciation In Business

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Depreciation occurs when the value of business assets goes down, often due to wear and tear, but for other reasons, too. Some people quickly assume that because depreciation is an inevitable part of owning things used for a company, there’s no use in trying to minimize it – especially when predictive analytics help with depreciation. […]

A Guide to Data Science, Developer, and Deep Dive Talks at Spark + AI Summit Europe

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In October 2012, Harvard Business Review put a spotlight on the data science career with a dedicated issue and a catchy claim: Data Scientist: The Sexiest Job of the 21st Century.Last year in October, five years on, Forbes recast an answer on Quora, Why Data Science Is Such A Hot Career Right Now? Recent technical […]

How Connected Cars And Insurance Are Influenced By Big Data

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As we all know, the entire automotive industry is continually focusing on connectivity and in-vehicle technologies, so it’s only a matter of time before the driver-specific benefits start expanding on a daily basis. While the concept of connected cars was initially pitched way back in 1996, the idea has evolved into a buzzword with the […]

How Artificial Intelligence Is Helping Children And The Elderly

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Although most people don’t realize it, AI is already helping humanity to meet some growing challenges. It’s being used to help us care for the elderly and take care of our children, and that’s probably just the beginning. These days, there’s plenty of talk about how artificial intelligence (AI) is going to impact the business […]

Artificial Intelligence, Business, And Our Future Job Security

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There’s something both beautiful and frightening about the slow loss of the human element in the business sector, future job security changes, and its looming inevitability. Humankind has been dreaming of the day when our intervention in the monotony of the daily grind becomes a thing of the past for nearly as long as we’ve […]

Best productivity hacks for data scientists and business analysts

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What’s common between data scientists and business analysts? Both of them play with numbers. They’re both masters of calculations. They work parallelly to bring value to their respective industries. And the main objective of both professions is to grow business incredibly. Their jobs require them to do predictions and analysis. Let’s first discuss what their […]