Posts Tagged ‘data science

Civic Hackathon Aims to Enrich Lives with Data

by   |   May 29, 2013   |   Leave a comment

Hackathons have become a popular way for developers and data geeks with similar interests to connect and create problem-solving or entrepreneurial applications. But the creative process of locking like-minded professionals in a room to find valuable ways to combine datasets Read More…

The Mythical Data Scientist Shortage

by   |   April 25, 2013   |   Leave a comment

To get at the “truth” in our enterprise data, we need to be equipped to ask the right sort of questions. That means the best data science teams will be those that best function as a welcome extension to existing teams, rather than an outside body holding court on enterprise data, argues Matt Asay of 10gen in this opinion piece. Read More…