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Cortana Enhances Predictive Capabilities

Jason Mick recently blogged, “While iOS 8 should make Apple, Inc.’s (AAPL) Siri substantially smarter, Microsoft Corp.’s (MSFT) Windows Phone voice-controlled assistant Cortana currently enjoys a nice lead in natural language processing and the ability to interface with multiple apps to perform useful functions. Cortana is a commercial product, but it’s also a bit of…

Machine Learning and the NFL

Derrick Harris of GigaOM reports, “When it comes to using data to determine how to build a team or manage a game, the National Football League appears years behind its professional sports brethren.”

Analyzing the NFL’s Big Data

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by Angela Guess Derrick Harris of GigaOM reports, “When it comes to using data to determine how to build a team or manage a game, the National Football League appears years behind its professional sports brethren such as Major League Baseball and the National Basketball Association. But perhaps the increasing popularity of machine learning can…

NoSQL Job of the Day: Sr. Director, Emerging Technology

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by Angela Guess The National Football League is looking for a Senior Director of Emerging Products & Technology in Culver City, CA. According to the post, “The position will be comprised primarily of: 1) evaluation of new technologies 2) deployment of new technologies across the media businesses; 3) development of new products and business.” Responsibilities…