Teradata's third State of Business Intelligence survey finds a significant gap between students interested in data-savvy careers and the number of employable candidates in the field.
NYU will create a Center for Data Science composed of faculty from across the university and will offer a variety of graduate-degree programs to its students.
Editor's Pick The appeal of "big data" has made data scientists a hot item. But perhaps a better term would be "data artists," befitting the artfulness that goes into interpreting and illustrating big datasets.
Props to Facebook HR! Finally, a detailed description of what a "data scientist" actually is. Join the team that analyzes raw data to probe the motivations of human behavior (for fun).
Our use of social media, smart devices and the Internet all create huge volumes of data. Behind the scenes, machine-to-machine interactions, sensors, recommendation engines and APIs drive a proliferation of information. Much of this data — in some studies as …
Some of the world’s biggest tech companies from Google to Facebook are data-driven, but few startup founders have any idea what a data scientist does, never mind whether they should hire one. Here is VentureBeat’s guide to data science for …