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NSF Commits $35 Million to Improve Scientific Software

By   /  August 1, 2016  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess A recent release out of the National Science Foundation states, “Scientists increasingly rely on computers to gain insights about the world through simulations, data analytics or visualizations. These computational investigations typically rely on scientific software that makes it possible to perform virtual experiments and explore laboratory research data with reliable, reproducible results, […]

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Fighting Poaching with Artificial Intelligence

By   /  April 27, 2016  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess A new article in ScienceDaily reports, “A century ago, more than 60,000 tigers roamed the wild. Today, the worldwide estimate has dwindled to around 3,200. Poaching is one of the main drivers of this precipitous drop. Whether killed for skins, medicine or trophy hunting, humans have pushed tigers to near-extinction. The same […]

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NSF: Establishing a Brain Trust for Data Science

By   /  November 3, 2015  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Science News, Data Science News, Articles, & Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess A new release out of the National Science Foundation reports, “The ability to access, analyze and draw insights from massive amounts of data already drives innovation in areas ranging from medicine to manufacturing, leading to greater efficiency and a higher quality of life. To accelerate this emerging field, the National Science Foundation […]

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NSF Funds Claremont McKenna Mathematics Professor to Research Compressive Signal Processing

By   /  June 12, 2014  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

Claremont McKenna College assistant professor of mathematics Deanna Needell has been awarded a prestigious, five-year National Science Foundation CAREER grant of more than $413,000 for her research on the practical application of compressive signal processing (CSP).

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Fusion Facilitates Pairups Between Startups And Enterprises

By   /  September 20, 2012  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders, Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Guidewire Labs, co-founded by The DEMO conference executive producer Chris Shipley, plays matchmaker between startups and enterprises with its Fusion platform. Behind Fusion stand features such as natural language processing of companies’ submitted business and product essay descriptions and ontological trees that pair discrete industry-standard descriptions with discovered terms. “We like to think of ourselves […]

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Berkeley Team Takes on Big Data with $10M Grant

By   /  April 9, 2012  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess A team of professors and researchers at the University of California, Berkeley has been awarded $10 million by the National Science Foundation to research Big Data solutions, Jeanne Carstensen reports. Carstensen writes, “The sheer size of [Big Data] combined with its complexity has threatened to overwhelm just about everybody, including the scientists […]

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Twitris Social Media Analysis Tackles Occupy Wall Street, 2012 Elections

By   /  February 10, 2012  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders, Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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Semantic social web application Twitris, a project of Kno.e.sis at Wright State University, recently added to its social media analysis event lineup coverage of Occupy Wall Street, and Election 2012 is set to debut in the next couple of weeks. These join earlier efforts such as the India Against Corruption Twitris site, and across all […]

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Microsoft Releases New Cloud Computing Tool for Researchers: Daytona

By   /  July 20, 2011  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the White House blog reports that “Microsoft is announcing the availability of a new tool called Daytona that will make it easier for researchers to harness the power of ‘cloud computing’ to discover insights in huge quantities of data. Daytona, which will be freely available to the […]

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dod, NSF back Semantic Team Collaboration Startup collabwiki.com – PR Web (press release)

By   /  May 12, 2009  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments