Top KDnuggets tweets, Jan 24-27: Can Twitter Predict the Future? Pentagon says maybe; 25 cartoons look at the funny side of Bi gData

Can Twitter Predict the Future? Pentagon says maybe; 25 cartoons look at the funny side of #BigData; Google rival? Common Crawl, a free database of the entire web; Data Visualization for R packages at Github



Twitter Most popular KDnuggets tweets
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25 cartoons look at the funny side of #BigData bit.ly/VlZLjJ

Most Retweeted:
Can Twitter Predict the Future? Pentagon says maybe, asks for proposals to predict future by monitoring social media on.mash.to/TrLVLT

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Data Visualization for R packages at Github #rstats - great survey bit.ly/V45dUG

Top 10 Tweets

  1. Can Twitter Predict the Future? Pentagon says maybe, asks for proposals to predict future by monitoring social media on.mash.to/TrLVLT
  2. 25 cartoons look at the funny side of #BigData bit.ly/VlZLjJ
  3. Google rival? Common Crawl, a free database of the entire web, from top entrepreneur Gilad Elbaz , founder of Factual on.mash.to/W4D1mO
  4. Data Visualization for R packages at Github #rstats - great survey bit.ly/V45dUG
  5. US Tech salaries jump 5.3%, #BigData skills in demand: $100K + salaries for Hadoop, NoSQL and MongoDB pros bit.ly/TtbFaA
  6. Free #BigData: Common Crawl offers a free database of 5 billion web pages, hopes to inspire next Google bit.ly/WCNfYP
  7. How Particle Physics Is Improving Recommendation Engines bit.ly/WhImWR
  8. Mining Electronic Health Records: data mining finds unexpected side effects from drug combinations nyti.ms/X2hSoW
  9. The less serious side of #Big Data: Cartoons on Big Data, Data Mining, and Predictions bit.ly/V8yttp
  10. Big Data is Falling into the Trough of Disillusionment, says Gartner Research Director bit.ly/SInf0a