BigCHat 2014 : KDD 2014 Workshop on Connected Health at Big …

BigCHat: KDD 2014 Workshop on Connected Health at Big Data Era
August 24, 2014
New York, NY, USA
Key Dates
Paper Submission Due: June 23, Monday, 11:59PM PST
Acceptance Notification: July 8
Camera Ready Due: July 31
Workshop Date: August 24
Manuscripts should be in English and must not exceed 8 pages using the standard ACM format found at http://www.acm.org/sigs/publications/proceedings-templates in PDF format. Papers should be submitted from […]

Making Sense of Big Data in Search Marketing – Search Engine Watch

To make marketing data work, you need to be able to measure and understand performance against a standard set of metrics. The challenge lies in marrying data from web analytics with search and social signals, and then being able to tie that to business value (for example, the correlation of search rankings with visits and conversions).Did you know the average […]

Upcoming Gigaom Event: 3 firsts for our upcoming big data conference

This year’s Gigaom Structure Data conference is bringing more case studies and end users to the stage than ever before. The focus has shifted from defining big data to discovering how big data can help make better products and bigger profits. That’s why this year’s speakers include Ford, McLaren, Watson Solutions, the FTC, MetLife, GUESS, Google Ideas and more. We hope […]

Serial Correlation: What it is and How it Applies to Stock Trading

Serial correlation, sometimes also called autocorrelation, defines how any value or variable relates to itself over a time interval. It is a technical term used by statisticians, mathematicians and engineers. Don’t worry if it doesn’t click right away; by the time we’re through with this tutorial, you’ll not only understand what serial correlation is, but also how it is used […]

IBM Research: Cognitive systems speculate on big data

Patent #8,387,065: Speculative
popcount data creation
Issued: February 26, 2013Inventors: Ravi
Arimilli, Ronald
Kalla, Balaram
What is patent #8,387,065? By IBM Fellow Ravi ArimilliOur brains don’t need to tell our lungs to breathe or our
hearts to pump blood. Unfortunately, computers require instructions for
everything they do. But what if machines could analyze big data and determine
what to do, based on the […]

Facebook seeks to get smarter with big data – Phys.org

Facebook is working to become your new best friend, getting to know you better by infusing the billion-member social network’s software with artificial intelligence.

The California-based social network giant is hiring professor Yann LeCun of NYU’s […]