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11/10/2015
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Brian Moore
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Comic: Big Data's Big Problem

If good data is going in and bad results are coming out, then maybe your algorithms are garbage.

How do you get better at data? Ask again later.

Brian Moore is a cartoonist and illustrator. His first brush with the world of IT was a very part-time gig applying software patches on a TRS-80 Model III. The patches were about four lines long and arrived in the mail, typed on letterhead. He has since moved on to computers ... View Full Bio
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11/24/2015 | 6:03:25 PM
Choose wisely
I think they use some of those analytics when choosing ads along my sidebar sometimes. There's alot of data out there and you can get a whole bunch of stuff from it depending on what you ask it and how you analyze it. Choose what you ask wisely or you will find garbage coming out.
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11/12/2015 | 1:35:14 AM
Consume the data wisely
In big data, the data is just raw material and the value will come out with good analytics. In other words, you need to consume data wisely. Otherwise it's a waste of time/energy.
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