Top KDnuggets tweets, Apr 12-14: Why more data does not always produce a better model; How to better compete with other data scientists

Why more data does not always produce a better model (Kolmogorov-Smirnov ?); How to better compete with other data scientists - useful resources; 50 #BigData Business Analytics Companies; Data Scientists Draw Pictures and Tell Short Stories



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Why more data does not always produce a better model (Kolmogorov-Smirnov ?) bit.ly/100iZhr

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Why more data does not always produce a better model (Kolmogorov-Smirnov ?) bit.ly/100iZhr

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How to better compete with other data scientists - useful resources from @analyticbridge bit.ly/ZmagzN

Top 10 Tweets

  1. Why more data does not always produce a better model (Kolmogorov-Smirnov ?) bit.ly/100iZhr
  2. How to better compete with other data scientists - useful resources from @analyticbridge bit.ly/ZmagzN
  3. 50 #BigData Business Analytics Companies, from startups to industry leaders bit.ly/123yliX
  4. Data Scientists Draw Pictures and Tell Short Stories (but first, they need to find insights !) bit.ly/ZRlWRp
  5. Zynga: a #BigData Company masquerading as a Gaming Company; 10 TB of game data/day bit.ly/17vEved
  6. American Express: (Senior) Data Scientist, developing, innovating and integrating digital analytics bit.ly/100KRlB
  7. The Science of what we know (and don't) about Data Visualization (learn what is banking to 45 degrees) bit.ly/17vG6AB
  8. #BigData will change the world, but issues around privacy and propensity need to be resolved, says Kenneth Cukier bit.ly/Zf4Mde
  9. Microsoft: GeoFlow add-in has 3D viz, Excel a hub for data discovery with PowerPivot, Power View, Data Explorer zd.net/Zm5Adg
  10. GE Flight Quest Winners improve gate/runway arrival predictions by 40-45%, using advanced methods bit.ly/16SMjp5