Every time I get a new data set, these are the first steps I take to get that data ready for deep analytics.
Enabling information arbitrage
Arbitrage. That word is familiar to anyone who has ever done any trading. The strategy? In its purest form, it’s executing trades that take advantage
What Data Can’t Do
I just found this not too old op-ed gem by David Brooks for the NY Times, “What Data Can’t Do”. The best quote is this:
Data Quandary: Are You Smarter Than A 1st Grader?
There is something to be learned in how children approach learning. They possess a deep curiosity and drive to classify and identify things. Much like