How Analysts Leverage Creativity to Gain Powerful Insights from Alternative Data

Creativity is critical to producing superior results in any field, whether it’s the arts, sciences, or technology. The same can be said for alternative data analysis.  The most successful data scientists apply creativity by thinking out of the box when analyzing information to solve challenging problems or understand human behavior. From investment decisions to public policy and […]

A Beginner’s Guide to AI and Machine Learning in Web Scraping

With uses spanning personalized medicine to the creation of social media clickbait, the use of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) is expected to transform industries from health care to manufacturing. Web scraping is no exception – and while its use is definitely not the answer to every data collection challenge, simple applications of AI/ML can enhance the process and increase […]