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January 2018

How Data Science and R boost the business analytical model

Building a model for statistical analysis was a daunting task – playing around with C and C++ and painstakingly building a lengthy program. Even if one thing goes wrong, you would have to pull the whole thing down or start all over – a truly crushing realization. Thankfully, in the world of technology, things move quickly and in the world of statistical analysis, things have moved faster. It’s now possible to create a system for analyzing data that’s constantly adapting, evolving and improving. One of the best ways to do that is with R.   So, what exactly is R? R is a programming language with rich features and can be used for all kinds of data science, statistics and...

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Personal Data – Tracked and mined by mobile apps

While malware still remains to be a major concern for mobile devices a new study suggests that there are more severe threats lurking within your mobile apps. Data mining via intrusive mobile apps has become a topic of debate. There are a number of mobile apps that exhibit risky behavior when it comes to sharing personal information – that includes accessing user’s contacts, calendars, locations and more. The unwarranted data mining from apps is more of a threat to users than any malware. So, why should we care if any of the (seemingly innocent) app can access your contact list or look at your purchase history? You should care because, this unprotected flow of user data over unprotected networks could...

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Building trust and confidence with “Responsible AI”

AI is poised to become the defining technology of our age. As humans and machines engage, collaborate and interact more closely, AI offers transformational possibilities for customers, businesses and society as a whole. Many industries are already utilizing AI in some form or the other. But, artificial intelligence needs both robust governance and a new operating model. At the heart of the opportunity for businesses is the ability to turn data into intellectual property and add value by providing solutions for most of the issues facing modern society. As machines continue to assume many tasks that were otherwise dependent on human efforts, the human race looks forward to a future where all technology applications will incorporate some or the other...

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Bitcoin and the changing face of World Economy

Digital money such as Bitcoin has the potential to expand the world of international commerce, support finances and completely transform how we shop, save and conduct business. From programmable money to many new forms of ecommerce, here are a few ways in which this new technology will change the economical landscape. Bank transfers will be faster and cheaper The way banks work and the way money is moved today will change dramatically with the introduction of bitcoin technology. Using digital currency, bank transfers could be made instantly and without too much cost. These kinds of transfers are a lot safer too. Protocols that support transfer of funds from one currency to another using a secure digital ledger are also a...

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