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FTC Seeks to Prevent Big Data from Enabling Discrimination

by Shannon Kempe Grant Gross of ComputerWorld reports the U.S Federal Trade Commission (FTC), “…is  ”committed to rigorous enforcement” of current law related to data privacy and discriminatory practices, but companies, U.S.

Sep 18 RWDG Webinar: Data Governance and Metadata Best Practice

DATE: September 18, 2014 This webinar has passed. The recording will be made available On Demand within two US business days.

Specify the Data Model and the Database Design

by Michael Blaha Many organizations today outsource software development. You, the customer, specify your requirements and the vendor is supposed to build software that meets your requirements.

Google Boosts Open Source R

by Jelani Harper A recent article from Derrick Harris states: “Google announced on Tuesday a new open source tool that can help data analysts decide if changes to products or policies resulted in measurable change, or if the change would have happ

Analytics or Your Gut?

by Jelani Harper Steven Hillion recently wrote on TechCrunch: “Data is more varied and fast-moving than ever, and analyzing it effectively now requires highly sophisticated software and machinery.

Basho Reviews NoSQL Now!

by Jelani Harper A post from Peter Coppola published on states, “We had the opportunity to stop by DATAVERSITY’S NoSQL Now! conference in San Jose last week.