How IoT and AI Devices are Changing Search
Pierre DeBois 1/10/2017 16 comments
The rise of Amazon Alexa and Google Home introduce a new competitor for search engines -- IoT home devices with supporting AI. Here's how analytics planning must change to accommodate the new world.
Connecting the Analytic Dots in IoT
Pierre DeBois 11/28/2016 12 comments
The struggle to learn how customers engage with IoT devices as part of customer experience is real. Here is how marketers can approach strategies with analytics reporting that monitors related traffic in real time.
How AI is Teaching Analytics A New Language
Pierre DeBois 10/31/2016 4 comments
The rise of services based on artificial intelligence is adding more variety and reporting challenges in analytics. Here are tips for marketers to look for in managing AI influenced metrics and reports.
Open Source Opens the Advancement of Analytics
Pierre DeBois 8/9/2016 2 comments
O’Reilly Media’s OSCON featured how open source is influencing business operations at every level. Analytics practitioners looking to manage advance tactics should pay attention to the lessons learned.
When A City Gets Behind IoT Development
Pierre DeBois 7/25/2016 9 comments
Chicago’s push for improving civic services through data is leading to IoT innovations, a robust developer community, and an intriguing new seminar demonstrating best practices for analytics practitioners and tech managers
The Slow Death of Vanity Metrics
Pierre DeBois 3/9/2016 13 comments
The increasing demand for understanding customer preferences in advanced analytics means managers have become more report savvy and less stuck on vanity metrics.
Kicking The Analytic Tires
Pierre DeBois 2/1/2016 15 comments
As we can learn from automakers like Ford, effective study of customer needs and activity generate data that can create a renaissance within any company.
Imagining the IoT's Influence
Pierre DeBois 7/31/2015 23 comments
The Solid conference on new technology highlighted not only the opportunities for the Internet of Things but how analytics pros have to be deeply involved in IoT initiatives.
Google’s Steady March to Mobile Search Dominance
Pierre DeBois 3/17/2015 13 comments
Mobile moves to the forefront in analytics and Google's search algorithm plans, and that means you have to think about how your website's architecture serving the needs of the mobile world. Take a peek at what Google plans for April.
Marketing analytics has evolved with the increase in volumes of customer data. But can this increase in data really help us get a full view of the consumers?
If you are looking for tech skills that offer a big premium on pay day, data science and big data are still top bets. Joining them is DevOps. Here's a look at just how much in a range of areas across the US.
Cyber security continues to be an arms race as organizations race to protect against new kinds of attacks. Here's how analytics is making a difference.
Do algorithms and AI eliminate bias or do they encode the biases of models? New work on AI policies is designed to shine the light on the black box of model design and use.
HIPAA is supposed to protect the privacy of your medical information, but the sale of anonymized medical data and advances in analytics have made it possible for organizations to re-link your name to your private records.
Data Analysts in Training: Meeting Tomorrow's Demand
Our Bodies, Our Data: Medical Records For Sale
Energy Analytics: Using Data to Find Savings
Sharpen Your Analytics & Data Management Strategy
Analytics: Make the Most of Data's Potential in 2017
A2 Radio: Can You Trust Your Data?
Retail Analytics: See Where Style Meets Statistics
Why the IoT Matters to Your Business
Will Data and Humans Become Friends in 2017?
We Can Build Smarter Cities
Visualization: Let Your Data Speak
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