Data Mining / Analytic News, Dec 2011
- New Poll: Hottest analytics / data mining areas in 2012? - Dec 27, 2011.
New KDnuggets Poll is asking: What are the hottest analytics / data mining areas in 2012? Please vote on www.kdnuggets.com
- Top news for Dec 18-24 - Dec 25, 2011.
Five big data predictions for 2012; Social Network Analysis and Mining free access till Dec 31; Data Mining Shakespeare;
Top jobs: Data Analyst at Nexon; Senior Analyst at US Treasury, Financial Crimes Enforcement Network.
- Top news for Dec 11-17 - Dec 18, 2011.
Top Analytics/Data Mining Stories in 2011; Industries where Analytics were applied in 2011; European open data policy
Top jobs: Analyst, Survey Research at Ingram Micro, Santa Ana; Sr. Scientific SW Engineer at PayScale, Seattle .
- Top Analytics / Data Mining Stories in 2011 - Dec 13, 2011.
Free Public Datasets; Analytics/data mining tools used for a real project; Judge forbids use of Bayes Theorem. Really?
Top jobs: Predictive Modeling/Data Mining Scientists at Obama 2012 Campaign; Data Mining Scientist at Apple.
- Poll Results: Industries where Analytics / Data Mining were applied in 2011 - Dec 12, 2011.
The most popular industries for analytics were CRM, Banking, Health care, Education, and Fraud detection. The highest growth was in Travel/Hospitality, Social Networks, and Education, and biggest decline in Manufacturing.
- Top news for Dec 4-10 - Dec 11, 2011.
Growing your own data scientists; The Risks of Using Spreadsheets For Data Analysis; 20% off on new CRC Books on Data Mining, ML
Top jobs: Decision Scientist at Microsoft; PRINCIPAL (Federal Finance/Analytics) at Booz Allen Hamilton.
- Ventana/KDnuggets Survey on Predictive Analytics - Dec 7, 2011.
Are you using or considering using predictive analytics to improve future outcomes of your business activities and processes? Participate in the survey with our partner Ventana Research, and you will get a free report with findings.
- Top news for Nov 27 - Dec 3 - Dec 4, 2011.
The Search For Analysts To Make Sense Of Big Data; Big Data Gold; Competition: Recognition for Learning
Top jobs: Data Scientists, Master Data Storyteller at Knewton, NYC.
- Additions to KDnuggets Directory in November - Dec 1, 2011.
New education, meetings, publications, software
- Top news, jobs in November - Dec 1, 2011.
Poll Results: Top Algorithms for Analytics/Data Mining; Free Web Mining Services for the People; Google BigQuery
Top jobs: DM/Research Analyst at Princeton U.; Analytical Modeling Scientist, SAS, San Diego.