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The Most Influential NLP Research of 2019
Natural language processing (NLP) is one of the most important technologies to arise in recent years. Specifically, 2019 has been a big year for NLP with the introduction of the revolutionary BERT language representation model. There are a large variety of underlying tasks and machine learning models powering NLP... Read more
The Best Soft Skill for Data Scientists
“Soft Skills” have become a commonly thrown around phrase when discussing a job search. It’s just vague enough that people don’t have to really commit to saying anything in particular, but it’s specific enough that we feel like we know what they’re saying anyway. In essence, a soft skill... Read more
Data Science Job Titles to Look Out for in 2020
Data scientists are disappearing. No, not in the physical sense (no rapture here), but in the job market. The term “data science” has been a catch-all term for years, but as companies better learn what goes into hiring data science teams, the generic “data science” job titles might go... Read more
Machine Learning for Education: Benefits and Obstacles to Consider in 2020
Want to learn more about how you can use machine learning for education within your organization? Attend ODSC East 2020 and learn from those who have made it happen. AI and Machine Learning are doing wonders in school education already.  [Related Article: Roles & Responsibilities of Artificial Intelligence in... Read more
Announcing the First ODSC East 2020 Speakers!
ODSC events for 2019 are all wrapped up, and now it’s time to start thinking and planning for the next decade. Our first major event of 2020 will be ODSC East 2020 Virtual Conference April 14-17, and we’re excited to announce the first fifty speakers out of 280+ schedule.... Read more
Why Fast Data Matters for Business
Did you know that humans are creating more data now than they ever have in the history of the world? Of course you did. I’ve cited that knowledge tidbit in a few articles myself. And if that reminder does nothing but fill you with anxiety as a business owner,... Read more
How to Become a Data Engineer
Data science is splitting up, and that’s going to work in your favor. As companies and organizations begin to understand the complexity of working with big data, “data science” is losing its catch-all definition. One aspect of data science that continues to grow in popularity is data engineering. If... Read more
Data Science News Week in Review: November 25th
Every week we’re bringing data science news to you… some highlights include reviewing Facebook’s DeepFovea AI, IBM’s Consortium for Sequencing the Food Supply Chain, and more. Read on: Facebook’s DeepFovea AI promises power-efficient VR foveated rendering In a paper released on November 18th, Facebook introduced a human-like “peripheral vision”... Read more
Announcing ODSC East 2020!
With 2019 almost in the history books, we’re happy to announce some of the first details for the first conference of the next decade – ODSC East 2020 April 13-17! Our flagship event is expected to contain up to 18 unique tracks per day, with 400+ hours of content,... Read more
Apple Pay Card’s Credit Determining AI: Gender Biased?
Over the past couple of years, we’ve become much more aware of the ways in which bias can negatively influence our AI algorithms, such as with AI gender bias. Despite companies’ best efforts to prevent bias in their models, however, bias is always present in our datasets. Just this... Read more