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Data Science for Decision Making

Data Science for Decision Making

Across the world, the demand for data scientists is skyrocketing — and so far shows no sign of slowing down. Experts predict that in the United States alone, there will be more than a quarter of a million open positions for data…
Prescriptive Analytics

What Is Prescriptive Analytics?

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Descriptive analytics is one of the first steps in data processing: summarizing historical data to produce useful information and prepare data for further analysis. Predictive analytics utilizes statistical techniques such as data mining, predictive modeling and machine learning to analyze historical facts and make future predictions. Prescriptive analytics takes elements of both descriptive analytics and predictive analytics to turn data into optimized predictions.
2019 Business Intelligence Trends

Top Business Intelligence Trends for 2019

Business intelligence continues to transform the way organizations make informed decisions. Over the past few years, revolutions in artificial intelligence and data collection have made it easier for businesses to gather insights, make predictions…
AI in Retail: Personalization is Changing Brick-and-Mortar Shopping

How Personalization is Changing Brick-and-Mortar Shopping

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For decades, consumers have relied on friends and family, product reviews and tastemakers when making purchasing decisions. A loved one could recommend a particular brand of tools that’s worked well over the years. A consumer watchdog publication…

How Major Tech Companies Are Using AI To Enhance User Experience

Image credit: Simply Mac Computers While artificial intelligence may bring to mind sci-fi notions of robotic butlers and automated factory workers, the truth is in many ways far more interesting. The rapid growth of machine learning has provided…

5 Strategies Retailers Are Using to Survive the Information Age

Image via McWHINNEY Development Retailers are encountering new obstacles as big data and the power of the internet progresses. Over the past few decades, consumers have witnessed the ease and efficiency of shopping through the internet. Organizations…