Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  'contest'
Latest

Quora Launches New Machine Learning Contest

By   /  July 15, 2013  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Education  /  No Comments

Jordan Novet of GigaOM reports, “There’s a lot of question-and-answer websites for internet users to check out — from technically oriented options like Stack Overflow to very broad platforms like Yahoo Answers.”

Read More →
Latest

Fighting Diabetes with Big Data

By   /  April 23, 2013  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Modeling News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

dd

by Angela Guess Fred Pennic of HIT Consultant reports, “25.8 million Americans have diabetes with 79 million diagnosed as pre-diabetic according to the CDC. That’s 1 in every 4 Americans. To solve a problem this huge, a new level of disruptive innovation driven is needed using big data and design to change the lives of millions […]

Read More →
Latest

IBM Announces Winners of Master the Mainframe Contest

By   /  April 1, 2013  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Enterprise Information Management  /  No Comments

8597823181_4f42141d7c

by Angela Guess Darryl Taft of eWeek reports, “IBM has announced the winners of its 2012 Master the Mainframe contest, which is part of the company’s effort to prepare a new generation of workers with skills for the mainframe as it continues to evolve. IBM’s Master the Mainframe Contest, part of the company’s Academic Initiative, […]

Read More →
Latest

New Contest: Visualize Open Data & Win $2K

By   /  February 14, 2013  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

The Guardian, Google, and the Open Knowledge Foundation have launched a new competition to find the best open government data visualization.

Read More →
Latest

CloudBeat 2012 Innovation Showdown Finalists Announced

By   /  November 16, 2012  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess Christina Farr of Venture Beat reports, “Today we are extremely excited to announce our finalists for the [CloudBeat 2012] Innovation Showdown, a lively competition where seven new companies (chosen from over 200 nominees) will battle it out onstage to see whose product or service is leveraging the cloud in the most revolutionary way. […]

Read More →
Latest

NASA Challenge Seeks Solution to Big Data Problems

By   /  October 5, 2012  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Derrick Harris of GigaOM reports that NASA has launched a series of Big Data challenges aimed at finding innovative solutions to some of the nation’s most pressing Big Data problems.

Read More →
Latest

NASA Launches Big Data Challenges

By   /  October 5, 2012  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess Derrick Harris of GigaOM reports, “Some of the U.S. government’s most research-intensive agencies want your help to come up with better ways to analyze their expansive data sets. NASA, along with the National Science Foundation and the Department of Energy, launched a competition on TopCoder called the Big Data Challenge series. Essentially, it’s a competition to crowdsource a […]

Read More →
Latest

New Contest: Combining Big Data & Semantic Technology

By   /  June 5, 2012  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

yd

by Angela Guess YarcData Inc. announced at the 2012 SemTechBiz Conference in San Francisco “the planned launch of a ‘Big Data’ contest featuring $100,000 in prizes. The YarcData Graph Analytics Challenge will recognize the best submissions for solutions of un-partitionable, Big Data graph problems. YarcData is holding the contest to showcase the increasing applicability and […]

Read More →
Latest

#SemTechBiz Start-Up Contest – Deadline Extension and Judges Announced

By   /  April 20, 2012  /  Conference and Webinar Communities, Data Conference Communities - Learn, Share, Review, Data Education, Smart Data Conference Community, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

SemanticWeb.com and parent company WebMediaBrands recently announced a contest to earn the title of  “Top Semantic Technology Start-Up.” Today, we have two exciting announcements to make about the contest. Deadline Extension We have had several requests to extend the deadline, and are announcing today that we will now accept applications for the contest until April […]

Read More →
Latest

#SemTechBiz Start-up Contest – 3 Weeks Left to Enter!

By   /  April 3, 2012  /  Conference and Webinar Communities, Data Conference Communities - Learn, Share, Review, Data Education, Smart Data Conference Community, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

SemanticWeb.com and parent company WebMediaBrands recently announced that a competition will be held at the upcoming Semantic Technology and Business Conference (SemTechBiz) in San Francisco to select the “Top Semantic Technology Start-Up.” The contest begins with an online application process. Out of that pool of applicants, ten companies will be selected to compete in person […]

Read More →