Information, statistics, data visualization, big data, the buzz words are endless, but it’s clear that data is a major component and tool in the world today. What better way to make sense of it all then explore the big ideas coming out TED conferences over the past few years. Below…read more →
It started with Jeopardy, but now it’s moved on to saving lives. Yes, Watson is going to medical school to serve as a potential aid for doctors as a powerhouse diagnostician. In a collaboration with Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University, Watson is essentially acting…read more →
How do we learn languages? MIT researcher Deb Roy takes things to a whole new level by tracking how his son learned english with an innovative data-rich methodology. Check out the TED Talk below for the whole story.
Big Data. We hear about it all the time now, especially if we work in the industry, but what is it exactly? In this video Patricia Florissi, CTO at EMC in the Americas, narrates an illustrated explanation of ‘Big Data’ and how big it really is. Enjoy!
A recent talk by Jer Thorp at TEDxVancouver, explores the ideas of making data more human. Check out the entire talk below. Also check out Jer Thorp’s blog for more information on his projects involving data visualizations with a human touch.