Broadcast Media is Finally Embracing AI


But in the years that followed, the broadcast industry was surprisingly slow to adopt other AI or machine learning (ML) technologies. Netflix’s recommendation engine may have made waves when the company’s streaming platform launched in 2010.

Conversational Computing and More News from Oracle Analytics Summit 2019

David Menninger's Analyst Perspectives

The Oracle Analytics Summit 2019 was the inaugural user event for Oracle Analytics customers, and they also broadcast the video for thousands of others.

How to Monetize the Sports Digital Transformation


The sports ecosystem—from the right holders to the broadcasters, the technology platforms, the partners to the providers—is ready for disruption. Sporting events from across the world are now popularly broadcasted through different media to give an immersive experience to end users. The sports digital transformation is upon us, and the world of sports is about to be disrupted through the technology at play.

Win with AI: The journey to AI starts with collecting data

IBM Big Data Hub

Scott Hebner, VP, Marketing, IBM Analytics & AI, spoke with Dave Vellante in NYC on the eve of the September 13 taping of the Win with AI digital broadcast

Win with AI: Insurance company Guidewell looks to get data for AI

IBM Big Data Hub

James Wade, Director of Application Hosting at Guidewell and IBM Analytics Hemanth Manda spoke with Dave Vellante in New York City on the eve of the 13 September taping of the Win with AI digital broadcast about the challenge of getting data ready for AI and how IBM Cloud Private for Data can help

Win with AI: How to move up the maturity curve

IBM Big Data Hub

Walking wallets – objectifying customers in a digital world

Mark McDonald

Fifty years ago marketing and broadcast technologies turned individuals into mass-market segments and nameless consumers. Customers are critical to digital success. They are not only the source of revenue but also the source of future insight and innovation.

Big Data In Hockey Takes The Sport By Storm

Smart Data Collective

Media: Newspapers, television broadcasts, live streams, and even social media can benefit from big data. While sports analytics is hardly a new idea, how it is being used in hockey has changed dramatically. Coaches no longer have to wait for newspapers to print out statistics.

Investigating The Scalability Issues Of Bitcoin In Blockchain

Smart Data Collective

Each node on the network will broadcast a lookup table for the transaction pool, which will be recognized by the other nodes in the network. The final state of the channel is then broadcasted to the blockchain network so that it gets included in the blockchain in a single transaction.

Happy Anniversary & THANK YOU! Ten years of AR’s Blog

Adrian Reed

And contribution isn’t just about ‘broadcasting’ either; it’s (in my view) about cultivating conversations and ‘learning our way through’ the tricky situations we find ourselves in. Business Analysis isn’t all serious (Photo taken at #BA2019).

Is AI Censorship Driving Global Demand For VPN Options?

Smart Data Collective

These geo-licenses restrict these brands from broadcasting or streaming this content outside their location. Artificial intelligence is driving the need for new approaches to censorship.

The trinity of errors in financial models: An introductory analysis using TensorFlow Probability

O'Reilly on Data

Pad a dim so we broadcast fed probs against CC interest rates. An exploration of three types of errors inherent in all financial models. At Hedged Capital , an AI-first financial trading and advisory firm, we use probabilistic models to trade the financial markets.

Smarter Career Choices #3: Solve for the Global Maxima!

Occam's Razor

This past weekend it was in two states, complete blackout of free broadcast games. Is there a difference in site visits, online conversion rates, offline sales, between states that had one game broadcast on Sunday, two games broadcast on Sunday and no games broadcast on Sunday?

Political issues around big tech companies


There is some precedent for actual breakup of technology companies, mainly the 1982 breakup of AT&T/the Bell System in telephony and a couple of rounds of divestiture by the GE/RCA/NBC broadcasting/electronics companies in 1932 and 1942. The technology industry has an increasingly complex relationship to government and politics, most importantly in three areas: Privacy and surveillance. Censorship. Antitrust, general economic regulation, and other competition management.

Being a BA in the Screen-Scrolling Economy: Business Analyst as Stakeholder Advocate

Adrian Reed

I suspect the answer is “not often enough” Too often, corporate social media teams appear to exist for two main reasons: To broadcast corporate messages and press releases that nobody really wants to read To placate complaints.

Is A Big Data A Blessing Or A Curse To The Old Internet?

Smart Data Collective

It’s unlikely that we will ever lose access to major sitcoms or albums by popular artists, but shows with one short season on a smaller broadcast station or indie albums produced through minuscule labels always run the risk of being lost to time. Although the Internet has existed since around the beginning of the Cold War, it didn’t reach American households until the mid-1990s. The proliferation of big data has had a major impact on the future of the Internet.

How to vote for secure and stable cryptocurrency infrastructure


Disclaimer: There will be two waiting periods now: First, it may take a moment for Square Cash to broadcast your transaction to the Bitcoin blockchain. Your friendly guide for voting in the ongoing election to secure the future of ICON’s on-chain governance.

Consensus algorithms in blockchain and beyond – 2 of 5

Perficient Data & Analytics

In the pre-prepare phase, the goal is to acknowledge the sequence number assigned to the message and broadcast to all the replicas is unique. To initiate a view-change, which will switch primaries, all replicas broadcasts to all other replicas along with their current state (list pf prepared requests) so the new primary what messages have not been completed.

How to Easily Understand Your Python Objects


Image used with permission from [link] Have you ever had a new Python object that you wanted to quickly familiarize yourself with? Or maybe you have a familiar object and you’re looking for that one particular method, but you don’t know how to describe it to Google.

Amazon Connect Streams API Changelog #1: Through May 2018

Perficient Data & Analytics

The mute and unmute functions broadcast MUTE events upstream, i.e. to any other listening components, with a mute flag of true to mute, false to unmute. Amazon Connect Streams API (Streams) allows developers to create custom agent experiences for Amazon Connect. Since my introductory posts back in late 2017 there have been several changes to Streams, some from the community, some directly from Amazon. These changes are managed as pull requests.

Consensus Algorithms in Blockchain and Beyond – 1 of 5

Perficient Data & Analytics

ZAB, the Zookeeper Atomic Broadcast protocol, is used by Apache Zookeeper and is often compared to Paxos. Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and smart contract platforms like Ethereum are recent examples of the evolution of consensus algorithms blockchain represents. Consensus, getting distributed processes to agree on a single value, is a fundamental problem in computer science. Distributed processing is difficult.

Next generation tools for data science

The Unofficial Google Data Science Blog

broadcast(c_centers_old) # For every point, find the cluster its closer to and add to its total x, y, and count totals = pt_rdd. By DAVID ADAMS Since inception, this blog has defined “data science” as inference derived from data too big to fit on a single computer.

An Incredible Analytics Experience: 5 Years of Occam’s Razor

Occam's Razor

and that Occam's Razor would not be like every other blog – a broadcast. My beloved little labor of love, this analytics blog, is 5 years old today. Five!

Social Media Analytics: Twitter: Quantitative & Qualitative Metrics

Occam's Razor

Are you broadcasting or participating in conversation? Twitter is amongst new media channels that are challenging how we communicate, with whom we communicate and perhaps most fundamentally how we (Marketers) influence people.

Information Transmission in a Social Network: Dissecting the Spread of a Quora Post

Edwin Chen

Much of Quora’s appeal, after all, lies in its social graph – and when you’ve got a network of users, all broadcasting their activities to their neighbors, information can cascade in multiple ways.