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IBM Turns to College Students to Fuel Watson Innovation

By   /  March 12, 2013  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Enterprise Information Management  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess IBM reports, “Two years after Jeopardy!, IBM is putting Watson to work in ways that will forever change how business and healthcare leaders solve problems.  While company researchers are hard at work developing new commercial applications for the cognitive computing innovation, IBM is also turning to brilliant young minds in academia for big ideas on […]

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USC Collaborating with Smithsonian on Conversion to Linked Open Data

By   /  December 6, 2012  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Robert Perkins of USC News reports, “The USC Viterbi School of Engineering’s Information Sciences Institute (ISI) is collaborating with the Smithsonian American Art Museum to provide more detailed and more easily accessed information about artworks in the museum’s collection online than has previously been possible.”

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Taking Big Data Analytics to the Movies

By   /  November 29, 2012  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess A new article out of IBM reports, “Twilight: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 continued to infiltrate the Twitterverse during Thanksgiving weekend, with competition from Box Office leaders Skyfall and the newly released, Rise of the Guardians – according to the University of Southern California (USC) Annenberg Innovation Lab and the IBM Film Forecaster, a […]

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The Super Bowl, Fan Sentiment, & Real-Time Data Analytics

By   /  February 6, 2012  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess The Super Bowl may be over, but the implications of IBM and USC’s recent study to determine the fan-favorite quarterback will reach well beyond yesterday’s event. A few days before the game, Kevin Nosbusch wrote, “The media and sports industries have been completely transformed by technology.  Today, fans are not only Tweeting […]

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Finding Social Media MVPs in the MLB World Series

By   /  October 21, 2011  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

IBM and the University of Southern California Annenberg Innovation Lab have joined forces to create a new social media analysis project focused on Major League Baseball’s upcoming World Series.

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IBM and USC Team Up to Determine Social Media MVPs of the World Series

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

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by Angela Guess IBM has joined forces with the USC Annenberg Innovation Lab to create “a new social media analysis project focused on Major League Baseball during the World Series. The USC Annenberg Social Sentiment Index is being compiled by students and relies on IBM Social Analytics technology to analyze millions of tweets in order […]

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Will Computers Replace People in the Workplace?

By   /  March 25, 2011  /  Uncategorized  /  No Comments

A new article from Bill Ives discusses that lingering fear in the back of our minds: are computers replacing people? Ives suggests, “That is not really the question to ask. It should rather be conceived as how computers can complement people.”

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