Thoughts on the Data Ecosystem

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Machine Vision: The Next Wave of Big Data

October 08, 2014 by Nate Williams

Recently, we’ve been seeing a lot of news about the promise of emerging applications for machine vision.

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Using Data for Social Good

October 03, 2014 by Nate Williams

There’s a burst of really interesting things happening in data science these days.  One of the more exciting ones is the growing movement to utilize open data to make government more responsive, accountable and effective.

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Apple's "Dangerous Game" and Mobile BI

September 29, 2014 by Nate Williams

It seems that implementing stronger security standards is not without risk.  As the New York Times recently noted, Apple’s move to add full disk encryption to iOS 8 and remove any built-in backdoors has not won kudos from the N.S.A. and F.B.I.:

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Hello (Brave New) World

September 24, 2014 by Nate Williams

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity…” – Dickens

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