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A Brave New World
  • 14th March, 2018
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A Brave New World

The threat of job losses as a result of machine learning and artificial intelligence is being discussed around water coolers around the world.

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Are You Smarter Than a Neural Network?
  • 6th March, 2018
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Are You Smarter Than a Neural Network?

Artificial neural networks are perhaps the AI technique that receives the most press and is guiding - and also misinforming - the debate about AI.

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The Evolutionary AI Race is On
  • 27th February, 2018
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The Evolutionary AI Race is On

Autonomous vehicles, image recognition and online assistants are just a few of the positive ways in which AI is shaping our future.

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To Like or Not To Like

To Like or Not To Like

The influx of digital media has made it possible for consumers and media to engage in a rich and robust two-way communication

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The Perfect Data Scientist - A Mythical Beast?
  • 13th February, 2018
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The Perfect Data Scientist - A Mythical Beast?

By proclaiming data science to be the ‘sexiest job in the world”, Hal Varian excited the prurient interests of inflamed techies all over the world.

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Unfair Play
  • 6th February, 2018
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Unfair Play

It is tempting to think that algorithms are supremely objective. Surely people’s individual biases play no part in an algorithm’s decisions... right?

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A Beautiful Soup
  • 30th January, 2018
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A Beautiful Soup

One day my mother said to me, "All you data scientists are weird”

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First Do No Harm

First Do No Harm

It is worth considering the environmental costs incurred when we use technologies such as blockchain

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People, People, Everywhere

People, People, Everywhere

We’ve often heard it said that people are an organisation’s greatest asset. Why then is it that so few organisations apply data science in HR?

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