KDnuggets™ News 13:n14, Jun 5

Features(7) | Software(5) | Webcasts(2) | Courses, Events(2) | Meetings(2) | Jobs(10) | Academic(4) | Competitions(2) | Publications(3) | Tweets(6) | NewsBriefs(1) | CFP(8) | Quote



  • 42 Big Data Startups- May 30, 2013.
    Here is a selection of most interesting Big Data start-ups to watch.
  • SiSense Prism 10X In-Chip Analytics Data Monster- May 23, 2013.
    SiSense in-chip columnar database turns any machine into data monster, says Bruno Aziza! SiSense Prism 10X is a significant entry in Big Data Analytics market, with its In-Chip analytics that are much faster than in-memory approaches, and many new dynamic visualizations.
  • Datahero: Analytics and Data Visualization for the 99%- Jun 4, 2013.
    Datahero secret Data Decoder analyzes patterns in your data and automatically generates relevant visualizations that help you unmask the answers within.
  • BigML: Big Data Analytics for the Masses- May 29, 2013.
    BigML, created by experts in machine learning and recommendation systems, offers a SaaS-based machine learning platform for everyday business users. BigML algorithms produce interactive decision trees, which it says are an intuitive way to analyze data. Free trial.
  • 7 Data Visualization Companies You Might Not Know- May 24, 2013.
    While Tableau is very much in the news, here are 7 Data Visualization companies you might not know about.


  • Angoss Video Series: Customer Analytics Roadmap- Jun 4, 2013.
    Watch this 4-part best practices video series, focusing on Customer Segmentation, Customer Acquisition, Upsell/Cross Sell, and Next Product Recommendation and transform your big data for marketing and customer intelligence.
  • June 12: Inkiru, Forrester Real-Time Predictive Analytics Webinar- Jun 3, 2013.
    Inkiru is transforming ecommerce customer interactions by enabling merchants and financial institutions to make decisions in real-time, and host different models in real-time for different use cases. Learn more on June 12.

Courses, Events



  • Credit Risk Manager at Axcess, Cincinnati, OH- Jun 3, 2013.
    Provide overall leadership in innovating, building, and implementing risk based pricing solutions that increase the value of underwriting for lending operations.
  • Credit Policy Manager at Axcess-Financial, Cincinnati, OH- Jun 3, 2013.
    Own credit policies for underwriting for all loan and line of credit products. Build and manage a team to support global, retail, credit businesses. Lead development and testing of credit strategies and initiatives.
  • Data Scientist at U. of Michigan, Office of Development, Dearborn, MI- May 31, 2013.
    Apply expert data management and data analysis to support the strategic planning and operational effectiveness of key fundraising programs.
  • Data Scientist, Strategic at Groupon, Palo Alto, CA- May 30, 2013.
    Looking for creative and innovative minds to join the team to focus on strategic data analysis ideas that will propel the future growth of Groupon.
  • Data Scientist at Groupon, Seattle, WA- May 30, 2013.
    Analyze data to develop business and marketing operations, strategies and tactics to promote site traffic, increasing subscriber and customer acquisition by improving conversion, and increasing customer lifetime value.
  • Data Analyst at Chartis, Chicago, IL- May 30, 2013.
    This is an exciting opportunity for an innovative quantitative thinker who is passionate about healthcare to leverage their skills and interests
  • Engagement Manager at Latentview, Seattle, WA- May 28, 2013.
    A career with LatentView provides you excellent opportunities to apply principles of mathematics, statistics, econometrics, computer science and operations research to solve real world business problems.
  • Sr. Business Analyst at Adobe, Bay Area, CA- May 25, 2013.
    Be analytics expert within the company for search, social and display media, provide direction on Search marketing to clients and for product development. This is a highly visible role which will interact with senior management internally and client side.
  • Machine Learning Analyst at AxDx, Tucson, AZ- May 23, 2013.
    Mine results from images of live bacterial cells under antibiotic stress to develop population models and algorithms for susceptibility classification. Analysis of live-cell populations requires initiative, intellectual curiosity, and diligent observation for insight into organism behavior.
  • Data Scientist at Swisscom, Bern, Switzerland- May 22, 2013.
    Do you see your career as a journey into the future? If so, join us and use the latest data mining technologies and Big Data tools to improve telecom security and intelligence.

Academic/Research positions



Top Tweets

News Briefs

CFP - Calls for Papers


Big data is like teenage sex: everyone talks about it, nobody really knows how to do it, everyone thinks everyone else is doing it, so everyone claims they are doing it...

Dan Ariely, Facebook post