# Top KDnuggets tweets, Dec 23-24: New book: Data Mining Applications with R; Data Scientist catches up with Statistician

New book: Data Mining Applications with R; Data Scientist catches up with Statistician; What is Wrong with the Definition of Data Science; Making sense of #BigData : mining Twitter names

Most popular KDnuggets tweets

(see twitter.com/kdnuggets ) for Dec 23-24 were

**Top 10 Tweets**

- New book: Data Mining Applications with R bit.ly/197Lvwy
- Data Scientist catches up with Statistician on Google Trends, but "Data Science" remains far below Statistics. bit.ly/1kwMldY
- What is Wrong with the Definition of Data Science - guest blog by a veteran statistician Michael Mout bit.ly/1jF8Csj
- Making sense of #BigData : mining Twitter names - an interactive map buff.ly/1jF6xMP
- How companies like Starbucks collect and mine #BigData via mobile apps and #gamification buff.ly/1fBe1L9
- #BigData Goes Mainstream in 2014 - predictions from Cloudera, Microsoft, SAP, MapR, Pivotal, Hortonworks buff.ly/1d3MhPu
- Indian Entrepreneur Launches BigData-MadeSimple.com64 clicks , aggregates info from many sources to cover #BigData buff.ly/1hC8HIP
- AnalyticsWeek 200 Thought Leaders in Big Data and Analytics bit.ly/1fYx5Uk
- Predict 2014: Every Company will Become a Data Company buff.ly/1hCbfXi
- Analytics: Where the Girls Are - women are fairly close to achieving parity with men in #DataScience buff.ly/1fBciWd