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Big Data in Sports: Going for the Gold

In the 2015 movie “Concussion” starring Will Smith, the protagonist, a forensic pathologist, investigates multiple cases of severe mental disorders among former football players to arrive at the conclusion that they were all caused by the athletes’ s...

Four Ways Big Data Is Still Changing the Way We Do Business

Marketing research took a major turn in the 1970’s, when the practice turned its attention towards the influence that social behavior has on the consumer marketplace. Having continually developed ever since, integrating new technologies to strengthen...

How To Lie With Numbers

It takes less effort to lie without numbers, but there are now more numbers and more ways to lie with them than ever before. Poor Reverend Bayes, who understood the true meaning of "evidence". By Kevin Gray, Cannon Gray. comments Source: greatspeech....

KDnuggets 7 Ways How Data Science Fuels The FinTech Revolution

Here are 7 ways how data science is at the core of the current transformation of the financial sector. comments By Niels Reinhard, idalab. Michael Lewis’ bestseller “Flash Boys” has brought the issues of high frequency trading into the realm of publi...

New Applied Finance Course: Bond Valuation and Analysis in R

20 SHARES Share Tweet This week we are launching Bond Valuation and Analysis in R taught by Clifford S. Ang, CFA, Vice President at Compass Lexecon. Bonds are securities issued by governments or corporations that pay interest over a fixed schedule an...

Recent updates to the Team Data Science Process

It's been over a year since we first introduced introduced the Team Data Science Process (TDSP). The data, technology and practices behind Data Science continue to evolve, and the TDSP has evolved in parallel. Over the past year, several new facets h...