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Features | Software | Webcasts | Courses | Jobs | Publications | Briefs | Meetings | CFP | Quote
  1. Poll Results: Researchers are planning to attend KDD-09 in Paris
  2. KDnuggets Re-design - new features
  3. Record number of papers submitted to KDD-09
  4. 2009 KDD Innovation and Service Awards: Nominations due May 1, 2009
  5. Needed: Brief Data Mining Examples & Case Studies
  6. Top items from KDnuggets News 09:n02, Jan 20
  7. Data Miners (including KDnuggets) on Twitter
Software
  1. Open Source Text Analytics
Webcasts
  1. Free Webcast: How to dramatically improve your model using decile optimization
Courses
  1. Data Mining: Levels I, II & III [ April, Las Vegas | June, Washington-DC ]
  2. Use the economic downturn to study data mining/customer intelligence in Belgium
Jobs
  1. Santa Monica, CA: Quantitative Research Engineer/Scientist at Cars.com
  2. Portsmouth, NH: Business Systems Analyst (req 00573) at Liberty Mutual
  3. San Jose, CA: Summer Internships at the Center for Advanced Research at PricewaterhouseCoopers
  4. Orlando, FL: Research Scientist / Statistician at MEDai, Inc.
  5. Orlando, FL: Research Programmer at MEDai, Inc.
  6. Sunnyvale, CA: Scientist, Data Mining / Machine Learning - Ph.D. Required at Yahoo! Labs
  7. San Jose, CA: Healthcare Data Mining Specialist at The PwC Center for Advanced Research (CAR)
  8. Amsterdam, Netherlands: Senior Predictive Analyst at Booking.com
  9. Danvers, MA: Senior Intelligence Analyst - Special Investigation Unit at Liberty Mutual
  10. Boston, MA: Manager, Special Projects - Claims Analytics & Reporting (req 5194) at Liberty Mutual
  11. Cambridge, MA: Visiting MTS - Sensor Data Analysis at MERL
Publications
  1. New Book: Practical Database Programming with Visual Basic.NET
  2. Deep Throat Meets Data Mining
  3. Use Access 2007 to Get Started in Data Mining
  4. Data Mining Questions? Some Back-of-the-Envelope Answers
  5. Microsoft Searches for Group Advantage
  6. What Data Crunchers Did for Obama
  7. Useful Book: Practical Text Mining with Perl
  8. SIGEVOlution Volume 3, Issue 2, Now Available!
  9. ACM Trans. on KDD: Call for Papers and March 2009 Issue
  10. New Book: Data Mining for Design and Marketing
  11. Social Networks and Data Mining
Briefs
  1. Singapore startup turns online opinions into marketing and business insights
  2. FDNY to Use Analytics That Combine Several Agency Databases
  3. Neuralitic pulls in $3M for data service analytics
  4. iPhone, Android Developers Flock to Flurry for Analytics
  5. When IBM Beats Facebook And Twitter: Discover Relevant People Within Your Network
  6. WPP Invests $25 Million In Online Audience Researcher Omniture
  7. Fayyad to be on board of ChoiceStream, Behavioral targeting firm
  8. KXEN Signs Record Number of New Customers in Fourth Quarter 2008
  9. IBM, Microsoft and Oracle top Gartner's business intelligence platform rankings
  10. SAS Achieves Record Revenue: $2.26 Billion in 2008
  11. Sentimental Favorite: Data Mining on Twitter
  12. Data mining promises to dig up new drugs
Meetings
  1. Salford Systems' Data Mining Conference, San Diego, CA, Aug 23-25, 2009
  2. SIAM International Conference on Data Mining - Registration and Program Now Available!
CFP
  1. Data Mining Cup 2009 - call for international speakers, due Feb 28
    Social Computing (SocialCom-09), due Mar 1
    Cross-media Information Access and Mining IJCAI-2009 workshop, due Mar 13
    Learning to Rank for Information Retrieval, due Mar 27
    Knowledge Discovery and Decision Systems in Biomedicine, due Apr 1
    ECML PKDD 2009, due Apr 3
    ILP, MLG, SRL 2009, due Apr 3
    IEEE ICDM Workshop proposals, due Apr 13
    Surveillance Technologies and Early Warning Systems: Data Mining Applications for Risk Detection, due Apr 15 (chapter proposals)
    KDIR: International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval, due Apr 21
    ICDM: IEEE International Conference on Data Mining, due Jun 26
  2. Call for book proposals for a series in Web Data Mining
Quote
From interview with MySpace CEO Chris DeWolfe at the World Economic Forum in Davos

Michael Arrington: I know you are literally running to a session. Whatís your session on?

Chris DeWolfe (CEO of MySpace): Itís on data mining.

Michael Arrington: Data mining? That sounds really boring

Chris DeWolfe: No thatís actually the future of advertising.
http://www.techcrunch.com/2009/01/31/myspace-ceo-talks-myspace-revenue-music-mobile-and-his-murphy-bed/

Most viewed of all items

* 8. Open Source Text Analytics
* 3. Record submissions to KDD-09
* 7. Data Miners on Twitter
* 1. Poll: plans to attend KDD-09
* 5. Needed: Brief DM Case Studies
* 2. KDnuggets Re-design
* 48. Data Mining Cup 2009
* 33. Social Networks and Data Mining
* 9. Webcast: improve your model ...
* 24. Deep Throat Meets Data Mining

Most viewed Jobs:

* Scientist, Data Mining ay Yahoo
* Summer Internships at PWC CAR
* Healthcare Data Mining at PwC
* Amsterdam: Senior Predictive Analyst
* Research Scientist at MEDai
* Quantitative Research Engineer at Cars.com

Most viewed Courses:

* study data mining/customer in Belgium

Most viewed Publications:

* 33. Social Networks and Data Mining
* 24. Deep Throat Meets Data Mining
* 28. What Data Crunchers Did for Obama
* 26. Data Mining Questions? Some Back-of-the-Envelope Answers
* 29. Useful Book: Practical Text Mining with Perl
* 25. Use Access 2007 to Get Started in Data Mining

Most viewed Briefs:

* 44. Sentimental Favorite: Data Mining on Twitter
* 34. Singapore startup turns online opinions into marketing and bus ...
* 38. When IBM Beats Facebook And Twitter: Discover Relevant People ...
* 37. iPhone, Android Developers Flock to Flurry for Analytics
* 40. Fayyad to be on board of ChoiceStream
* 45. Data mining promises to dig up new drugs


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