KDnuggets™ News 15:n02, Jan 14: Research Leaders on key trends, top papers; Exclusive NYTimes interview

Research Leaders on Data Mining key trends, top papers; Exclusive Interview with NYTimes Chief Data Scientist; Majority thinks AI not a threat; Cartoon: Hello, Singularity; Deep Learning in a Nutshell; How to make Privacy and Data Mining Compatible; ClearStory Data CEO on Collaborative Storyboards.

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Software  (see also All Software )

Opinions  (see also All Opinions for this month )

  • Predictions: 2015 Analytics and Data Science Hiring Market - Jan 13, 2015.
    Thanks to Big Data, analytics have become inescapable. Forget the C-Suite if you're not a Data Geek, recruiting for startups gets harder, analytics salary bands get a lift, and more 2015 predictions.
  • Fundamental methods of Data Science: Classification, Regression And Similarity Matching - Jan 12, 2015.
    Data classification, regression, and similarity matching underpin many of the fundamental algorithms in data science to solve business problems like consumer response prediction and product recommendation.
  • Debunking Big Data Myths. Again - Jan 11, 2015.
    Myths change with understanding. Misunderstandings on some of the current myths surrounding big data as follows will fade away: big data is made for big business, big data adoption is high and machine learning overcomes human bias.
  • AI Says Data Scientists Not So Sexy in 2015 - Jan 10, 2015.
    In 2015, democratization of data will become the democratization of information, data-hoarding era will be end and artificial intelligence will step into the mainstream.

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Jobs  (see also All Jobs )

  • Amazon: Research Scientist - Jan 13, 2015.
    Join an innovative team of scientists who use machine learning and statistical techniques to keep Amazon the safest and most trusted place to shop online.
  • Digital Shadows (London): Data Scientist - Jan 10, 2015.
    Digital Shadows is award winning start-up providing innovative cyber monitoring services to high profile organisations. We have ambitious growth plan and want to recruit a senior data scientist to implement our data analytics strategy.
  • Reflection: Data Scientist - Jan 8, 2015.
    Join our growing team in the heart of Soho, London and use big data and statistics to help deliver a powerful intelligence product to the app development community.

Academic and Research positions  (see also All Academic positions )

Top Tweets  (see also All top tweets for this month )

  • Top KDnuggets tweets, Jan 5-11 - Jan 12, 2015.
    New book: Data Driven:
    Creating a Data Culture, by top #DataScience experts;
    #DeepLearning in a Nutshell: what it is, how does it work, and why;
    Programming languages popularity by US state;
    4 ways to identify the best #data #tools.
  • Top KDnuggets tweets, Jan 7-8 - Jan 9, 2015.
    Programming languages popularity by US state;
    Why Ayasdi Topological Data Analysis Works - real data frequently is nonlinear;
    Learning Data Science and Predictive Modeling at Your Own Pace;
    Great talk: Machine Learning best practices from Kaggle competitions.
  • Top KDnuggets tweets, Jan 5-6 - Jan 7, 2015.
    Great post: #DeepLearning in a Nutshell: what it is, how does it work, and why care;
    #BigData is visualized in so many ways...;
    Review of @deanabb book "Applied Predictive Analytics" ;
    Free Predictive Modeling Education Videos - Learn #DataScience at your own pace.

CFP - Calls for Papers  (see also All Calls for Papers )


better wrong than "nice", Chris H. Wiggins, NYTimes Chief Data Scientist,, KDnuggets interview