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KDnuggetsTM News 09:n19, Oct 7, 2009

Features | Software | Webcasts | Courses | Jobs | Academic | Meetings | Publications | Briefs | CFP | Quote
  1. Poll Results: Privacy Concern in Social Network
  2. New Poll: Targeted advertising - evil, effective, or both?
  3. Pascal Challenge on Large Scale Hierarchical Text Classification - change of dates
  4. AusDM Analytic Challenge - best way to combine different models
  5. Top items from KDnuggets News 09:n18, Sep 23
Software
  1. Pervasive Software Demonstrates Parallel Data Mining at PAW
  2. Get your free trial of FICO Xpress 7 Optimization Suite
  3. SupplierEvaluations.com launches new on-line community of buying professionals
Webcasts
  1. Oct 28: Data Mining: Failure to Launch [ Free Webinar]
Courses
  1. ACM talk OpenStreetMap (open source maps), October 21, Cupertino, CA
  2. Expert Training Is Within Your Reach
Jobs
  1. Hartford, CT: Second Vice President, Research & Modeling - Personal Insurance, job 788299 at Travelers
  2. New York, NY: Advanced Analytics, Senior Director at Coach, Inc.
  3. Chicago, IL: Disability Program and Data Analysis Officer (applications due Oct 9) at Railroad Retirement Board
  4. New York, NY: Data Scientist at Media 6 Degrees
  5. Redmond, WA: Senior Software Developer in Test, Bing at Microsoft
  6. Redmond, WA: Software Development Engineer in Test, Bing at Microsoft
  7. Redmond, WA: Senior Test Lead, Bing at Microsoft
  8. Redmond, WA: Test Architect, Bing at Microsoft
  9. Bellevue, WA: Senior Software Development Engineer in Test, Bing at Microsoft
  10. Bellevue, WA: Software Development Engineer in Test, Bing at Microsoft
  11. Stamford, CT: Quantitative Investment Analyst at LYZ Capital Advisors LLC
Academic
  1. Sydney, Australia: Lecturer in Data Mining at UTS
  2. Charlottesville, VA: Post-doc Genetics Biostatistician at U. of Virginia
  3. PhD Studentship - Supercomputing and Data Mining, U. of Central Lancashire, UK
Meetings
  1. M2009 Data Mining Conference, Oct 26-27, 2009, Las Vegas
  2. Netflix Prize Pioneer to Speak at Predictive Analytics World DC
  3. Advances in Geographic Information Systems, Nov 4-6, Seattle
Publications
  1. Two Thirds of U.S. Users Oppose Behaviorally Targeted Ads
  2. How the Netflix Prize Was Won
  3. New Book: Modeling and Data Mining in Blogosphere
  4. Report: Lack of eHealth standards, privacy concerns costing lives
  5. Rethinking the Long Tail Theory: How to Define 'Hits' and 'Niches'
  6. New Book: Scientific Data Mining: A Practical Perspective
  7. Newly Declassified Files Detail Massive FBI Data-Mining Project
Briefs
  1. Humedica: New Data Analytics Firm
  2. Microsoft’s adCenter GM & Search Researcher Eric Brill Moves To eBay
  3. Microsoft Tests Social Media Monitoring Product
  4. Machine Learning "Protest" at G20
  5. Data-Mining Medical Records Could Predict Domestic Violence
CFP
  1. KDD-2010 Call for Workshop Proposals (due Feb 1)
  2. SIGMOD/PODS-2010, due Oct 29 (abstracts)
    Social Learning, due Nov 7
    Data Mining in Agriculture (DMA'2010), due Apr 28, 2010
Quote
"Steve Ballmer says furry mammals are 'rounding error'; dinosaurs 'will continue to rule forever.'

Wil Shipley

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* Pascal Challenge on Large Scale Hierarchical Text Classificatio ...
* New Book: Scientific Data Mining: A Practical Perspective
* AusDM Analytic Challenge - best way to combine different models
* Machine Learning "Protest" at G20
* Newly Declassified Files Detail Massive FBI Data-Mining Projec ...
* New Poll: Targeted advertising - evil, effective, or both?
* Rethinking the Long Tail Theory: How to Define 'Hits' and 'Nic ...
* New Book: Modeling and Data Mining in Blogosphere

Most viewed Software:

* Pervasive Software Demonstrates Parallel Data Mining at PAW
* Get your free trial of FICO Xpress 7 Optimization Suite

Most viewed Jobs:

* New York, NY: Advanced Analytics, Senior Director at Coach, In ...
* Hartford, CT: Second Vice President, Research & Modeling - Per ...
* New York, NY: Data Scientist at Media 6 Degrees
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* Chicago, IL: Disability Program and Data Analysis Officer (app ...
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Most viewed Courses:

* ACM talk OpenStreetMap (open source maps), October 21, Cuperti ...

Most viewed Publications:

* How the Netflix Prize Was Won
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* Rethinking the Long Tail Theory: How to Define 'Hits' and 'Nic ...

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* Machine Learning "Protest" at G20
* Data-Mining Medical Records Could Predict Domestic Violence
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5. New Book: Modeling and Data Mining in Blogosphere


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