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DHS 2011 Data Mining Report to Congress Released

This is the sixth comprehensive DHS Data Mining Report to Congress which discusses the use of data mining technology in Federal Government. Continue reading

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Allstate: Sr. Data Analytics Engineer

Analyze Telematics data, evaluate risk by measuring metrics related to the usage of the Telematics device Continue reading

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DATA MINING CUP 2012 is a competition for students.

DATA MINING CUP 2012 is addressed to students. Both data mining tasks are focused on price decisions in online shops, and a second part can be solved by creating a pricing agent. Continue reading

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Allstate: Cust. Experience, Data Analytics – Sr. Consultant: research and statistical analysis

Research and statistical analysis of customer experience, operational data to improve processes and customer experience Continue reading

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Tom Wolfer interviews Gregory Piatetsky-Shapiro on KDnuggets, Social Media

Tom Wolfer asked me what is KDnuggets, who has to subscribe to it, what are the popular section, how do I choose polls, and more. Continue reading

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Ventana Research Releases Predictive Analytics Benchmarks

Research finds growth of predictive analytics provides competitive advantage and increased profitability, but 1/3 of organizations are not satisfied with their deployment. Continue reading

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HRL Laboratories: Malibu, CA: Post Doc Research Staff – Social Media Analysis, Data Mining

apply statistical data analysis and text processing techniques to problems and applications in data mining. Continue reading

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KDnuggets 12:n06, Target was not wrong; Big data platforms; An explosion of Big data meetings

Latest analytics/data mining news, including Features (6) | Courses, Events (4) | Software (4) | Jobs (6) | Academic (3) | Competitions (2) | Meetings (5) | Publications (5) | NewsBriefs (3) | CFP (11) Continue reading

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Data miners think Target was not wrong to use analytics to find pregnant women

Was Target wrong in using analytics to identify pregnant women from changes in their buying behavior ? Only 17% of data miners think so. Increased accuracy of big data analytics feels “creepy” when a big corporation knows too much about us. If unders… Continue reading

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Analytical Modeling Scientist at SAS, San Diego: financial analytics, fraud detection, security

Analyze customer data and build high-end analytical models for solving high-value business problems, such as credit card fraud, credit risk, network security, tax fraud detection, and revenue and collections optimization. Continue reading

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