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Your NCAA Bracket: A Classic Big Data Problem

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Even for serious college basketball fans who bring more insight to their NCAA basketball office pool than team colors or strength of mascot, producing an accurate bracket is essentially impossible. Dan Finkel of MIT explains the challenges in big data terms, discusses data sets that can help improve your bracket, and describes a bracket contest for data scientists. Read More…