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KDnuggetsTM News 09:n14, Jul 29, 2009

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  1. Netflix Prize contest dramatic finish - and winner is ...
  2. Poll Results: Should Prescription Data Mining be banned?
  3. New Poll: Will machines outsmart humans and can we control it?
  4. IBM buys SPSS for $1.2 billion
  5. Text Analytics New & Noteworthy, July 2009
  6. 2009 IEEE ICDM Research Contributions and Outstanding Service Awards
  7. Top items from KDnuggets News 09:n13, Jul 16
Software
  1. SupplierEvaluations: B2B community for Supply Chain Management
  2. Zementis ADAPA ready for PMML 4.0
Courses
  1. Data Mining: Levels I, II & III [ August, Denver | October, Wash-DC ]
  2. Tools for Discovering Patterns in Data, Sep 14-15, Charlottesville, VA
Jobs
  1. Chicago area, IL: Supply Chain Analytical Team - multiple positions at a large manufacturing company
  2. Indianapolis, IN, USA: Computational Biologist-Systems Biology at Dow AgroSciences LLC
  3. Rockville, MD: Specialist-KDD at FINRA
  4. Cambridge, MA: Senior Manager of Analytics - Online Advertising at Akamai
Academic
  1. Seattle, WA: Postdoc in ML/Bioinformatics at U. Washington
Meetings
  1. SAS M2009 is set for Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, October 26-27
  2. Program Announced for Predictive Analytics World - Oct in DC
Publications
  1. 6 BI Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them
  2. Latest from KDnuggets Data Mining Forums
  3. Digital Eyes Will Chart Baseballís Unseen Skills
  4. New Book: Data Mining X: Data Mining, Protection, Detection and Other Security Technologies
  5. Linear Probability, Logit, and Probit Models: How Do They Differ?
  6. Scientists Worry Machines May Outsmart Man
  7. New Book: Modeling and Data Mining in Blogosphere
Briefs
  1. The Problem with Free Analytics is Still People and Process
  2. Columnar databases, appliances, cloud computing top BI trends
  3. Razorfish Proposes Social Influence Score
  4. Yale researchers create database-Hadoop hybrid
  5. Staking out newspaper survival in Web analytics
  6. Xerox unveils E-mail Analytics tool
  7. Mixpanel: A faster, simpler Google Analytics?
  8. New Company Finds Buried Treasure In Human Resource Databases
CFP
  1. NASA Intelligent Data Understanding, due Aug 15
    INFORMS Data Mining Student Paper Award, due Aug 15
    Digital Humanities and Computer Science (DHCS), due Aug 30
    Privacy-Preserving Sharing of Sensitive Information, due Oct 15
    Social Learning, due Nov 7
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