Thu.Sep 10, 2020

10 Adventurous Data Science-Based TV Shows You Should Watch Next

Analytics Vidhya

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eCommerce Chatbots Why You Need Them for Your Online Store

DataFloq

Customer experience and Sales are two inseparable entities of an eCommerce business. In the world of ever evolving technology, customers are becoming more demanding and want solutions within seconds. This is definitely not feasible with a traditional eCommerce environment.

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Define business intelligence and list the signs your business needs BI

Phocas

One way to define business intelligence (BI) is to say BI takes away the trauma of spreadsheets and instead uses the power of queries and algorithms contained in the software to review your data and provide ready to go actions.

What Data Can Teach Us About Worker Safety

DataFloq

The workplace today is safer than it has ever been, but there's still room for improvement. Despite considerable progress, more than 150 million workplace accidents occur each year, leading to thousands of deaths.

Facebook Causes Continue to Show Little Promise as Fundraising Tools

Data Champions: Balancing IT and Business Needs

Cloudera

Digital transformation has been on the agenda for a long time, but the sudden need to respond to the unprecedented challenges of 2020, has meant the buzzword has become an executable reality for many enterprises.

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Oracle wins cloud business from McDonald's, Albertson's

DataFloq

By Stephen Nellis. Reuters) - Oracle Corp on Thursday said it won deals with McDonald's Corp , Albertsons Companies Inc and Humana Inc to move some of their work to Oracle's cloud computing services.

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Oracle revenue, profit beat as cloud business benefits from remote work

DataFloq

(Reuters) - Oracle Corp signaled a recovery in client spending as remote work spurred demand for cloud services as well as traditional licensing business, helping it beat expectations for first-quarter results and sending its shares up 5% on Thursday.

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Why You Need End-to-End Data Lineage

erwin

Not Documenting End-to-End Data Lineage Is Risky Busines – Understanding your data’s origins is key to successful data governance. Not everyone understands what end-to-end data lineage is or why it is important.

China's Huawei to launch HarmonyOS, its rival to Google Android, on smartphones next year

DataFloq

By David Kirton. SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies [HWT.UL] plans to introduce its Harmony operating system (OS), viewed as its replacement to Google's Android mobile operating system, on smartphones next year, as it seeks to overcome curbs placed on it by the U.S.

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5 Powerful Networking Technologies That Are Disrupted By AI

Smart Data Collective

Artificial intelligence is changing the Internet in ways we never expected. Savvy technology evangelists recognize the importance of AI in the 21 st Century, especially as Internet technology continues to evolve. AI is especially important in shaping the future of networking.

Intelligent Process Automation: Boosting Bots with AI and Machine Learning

Across all sectors, companies are learning that they can transform their businesses by embracing Intelligent Process Automation, or IPA. With the pairing of AI and RPA, IPA adds a new layer of intelligent decision-making processes to automated RPA tasks. By automating repetitive work, and adding the ability to automate intelligent decision making, intelligent automation frees up your most valuable resources – your employees – to spend more time on higher value and more strategic work. But in order to reap the rewards of Intelligent Process Automation, organizations must first educate themselves and prepare for the adoption of IPA. In our ebook, Intelligent Process Automation: Boosting Bots with AI and Machine Learning.

Credit Suisse launches Switzerland's first major digital banking rival

DataFloq

By Brenna Hughes Neghaiwi and Oliver Hirt. ZURICH (Reuters) - Credit Suisse will launch a digital banking app in October challenging fintechs like Revolut in the Swiss bank's home market by offering free foreign transactions and fully digital wealth management, the bank said on Thursday.

Why models fail to deliver value and what you can do about it.

Domino Data Lab

Building models requires a lot of time and effort. Data scientists can spend weeks just trying to find, capture and transform data into decent features for models, not to mention many cycles of training, tuning, and tweaking models so they’re performant.

China's expanded export controls pose fresh challenge to global tech industry

DataFloq

By Josh Horwitz. SHANGHAI (Reuters) - The latest additions to China's list of controlled technology exports could upset a broad range of industries and raise the possibility that some global tech giants might have to split off their Chinese operations, legal experts said.

The Forrester Wave Pegs Dataiku a Leader

Dataiku

Though we haven't been immune to the events of 2020, here at Dataiku, we're very fortunate to have an agile team that has been able to adapt to new circumstances as well as a product whose value has proven integral to organizations’ own recovery from this crisis.

Product Analytics Playbook: Mastering Retention

Why do your users churn? In this guide you'll learn common product pitfalls and how to fix them.

ByteDance to invest billions, recruit hundreds in Singapore in three years: source

DataFloq

By Yingzhi Yang and Aishwarya Nair. Reuters) - ByteDance, the owner of popular short-video app TikTok, is planning to invest billions of dollars and recruit hundreds of employees in Singapore over the next three years, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Friday.

How To Cut Your Month-End Close Process in NetSuite by 20%

Jet Global

Month’s end for the finance team generally looks like this: tediously working through complicated consolidations, waiting until all the entries are posted for validation to begin, and then exporting multiple reports to spreadsheets, which require reformatting and linking to be useful.

Local SEO Methodologies To Drive Organic Traffic

DataFloq

SEO MethodologiesOnce you establish an online business remember, your job doesn’t just end right there. You need to upgrade it with the right SEO techniques so that your page stays on the top amongst the popular search engines like Google and Yahoo.

Unshackling the CFO From a Legacy

Jedox

The airline industry has experienced unparallel turmoil this year. They are not alone. In fact, “Brace! Brace! Brace!” is what many CFOs may have heard at the onset of the crisis. To their credit, CFOs across every sector buckled in. They balanced employee health risks with commercial imperatives.

Building Like Amazon

Speaker: Leo Zhadanovsky, Principal Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services

Amazon's journey to its current modern architecture and processes provides insights for all software development leaders. To get there, Amazon focused on decomposing for agility, making critical cultural and operational changes, and creating tools for software delivery. The result was enabling developers to rapidly release and iterate software while maintaining industry-leading standards on security, reliability, and performance. Whether you're developing for a small startup or a large corporation, learning the tools for CI/CD will make your good DevOps team great. We are excited to be joined by Leo Zhadanovsky, a Principal Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services.

Top gamer 'Ninja' returns to Amazon Twitch after year-long hiatus

DataFloq

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc's video game live-streaming platform Twitch said on Thursday that top computer gamer Ninja has returned to its platform, more than a year after switching to Microsoft Corp's live-streaming service Mixer.

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Making Financial Planning a Continuous and Popular Activity

Jet Global

Living through periods of rapid upheaval and uncertainty, like the recent pandemic, forces us to adapt quickly to new working practices. One of the long-lasting lessons learned from COVID-19 is that the old way of planning doesn’t work anymore.

Fortnite creator Epic Games says gamers can use Apple sign-in system

DataFloq

(Reuters) - "Fortnite" creator Epic Games said on Thursday Apple Inc has given its users an "indefinite extension" to log into the game using an Apple sign-in system.

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Come For The Insight, Stay For The Impact

Forrester's Customer Insights

Get an overview of the tracks and sessions at the upcoming Forrester Data Strategy & Insights live virtual event. Age of the Customer AI Insights Customer Insights Data Insights AI customer insights data strategy future of work insights-driven business

6 Steps to Improving Your Application’s Analytics Experience

No one designs bad dashboards and reports on purpose. So why do so many applications have terrible analytics experiences? Download this ebook for secrets to creating dashboards and reports your users will love.

Options market signals bumpy ride for Tesla shares

DataFloq

LONDON (Reuters) - Tesla shares edged up on Thursday in U.S. premarket trade, extending a recovery from this week's drop, but analysts see a bumpy ride ahead as an extreme build-up in derivative positions caps the stock and precludes a full rebound.

How to Create an Agile Software Factory in the Enterprise

Sirius Computer Solutions

For Agile and DevOps transformation, what may have worked for a small co-located team working on fairly simple software has proved not to adequately scale to the complex software systems modern corporations rely on.

Working virtually? Swap skyrises for ocean views, says Bermuda

DataFloq

By Don Burgess. HAMILTON, Bermuda (Reuters) - When the coronavirus pandemic hit and office workers were asked to work remotely, Abbie Shepherd saw it as an opportunity to swap London's skyrises for something more exotic.

Why Data Lineage is King in Business Intelligence

Octopai

Business Intelligence & Analytics: It’s a hard knock life for these guys. The job description sounds great, right?

Rethinking Information Governance In The Age of Unstructured Enterprise Data

Onna is breaking down how the concept of information governance has evolved and ways today’s businesses can develop a holistic framework to keep up with a rapidly accelerating datasphere.

Citroen pitches car at TikTok generation

DataFloq

PARIS (Reuters) - France's Citroen has a new vehicle it hopes will reach a market most major carmakers have not tapped - drivers as young as 14.

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Reliance approaches digital unit backers to invest in retail arm: sources

DataFloq

By Aditya Kalra, Sankalp Phartiyal and Saeed Azhar. NEW DELHI/DUBAI (Reuters) - India's Reliance Industries Ltd has approached investors in its digital business about potentially buying stakes in its retail arm, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said on Thursday.

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Twitter expands misinformation rules ahead of U.S. election

DataFloq

By Elizabeth Culliford. Reuters) - Twitter Inc said on Thursday it would label or remove misinformation aiming to undermine confidence in the U.S. election, including posts claiming victory before results have been certified or inciting unlawful conduct to prevent a peaceful transfer of power.

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ByteDance may miss U.S. deadline for TikTok deal: Bloomberg

DataFloq

(Reuters) - ByteDance is likely to miss the deadline imposed by the Trump administration for the sale of TikTok's U.S. assets as new Chinese regulations have complicated deal talks with bidders Microsoft Corp and Oracle Corp , Bloomberg reported on Thursday. The company likely needs beyond the U.S.

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The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!