Category: Expert Articles

Big Data. Small Laptop. (Part 3 of 3)

Developing useful predictive models in a resource constrained environment. (Part 3 of 3) By Steven Finlay Doing big data analytics when resources are limited can be challenging. Maybe all you have is an old...

Machine Learning in Weather Forecasting

Authors list Rachel Prudden, Niall Robinson, Alberto Arribas , Charles Ewen Met Office Informatics Lab, UK In the 1950s, there was a revolution in weather forecasting. Advances in technology made it possible to simulate the atmosphere using...

Data Science and the Missing Link

Therefore dear readers, especially data science readers, just when you thought that you had built a good model that predicts consumer behaviour, think again. By Con Menictas Data science is quickly evolving into an...

Big Data. Small Laptop. (Part 2 of 3)

Developing useful predictive models in a resource constrained environment. (Part 2 of 3) Some data points are far far more valuable than others By Steven Finlay Not everyone can afford to invest in Big...

TOWARDS DEMOCRATIC SUSTAINABILITY

by Dirk Helbing, ETH Zürich 1. City Olympics Proposition Competitions for the best kinds of technologies, solutions for resource shortages, and a quick implementation of new solutions can be achieved through Global City Olympics. Comments: Cities...