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Maps in Tableau: Key to Answer Data Questions

For creating brilliant data visualization, first you need to know which visual chart type would be ideal for the data story you want to tell. In this post, we will explore maps in Tableau, when and where they seem to be appropriate for particular data visualization, and how to make them more productive. If you want to use a map, make sure you know the reason why.

 
Maps in Tableau: Key to Answer Data Questions
 

Maps help you attain, authenticate, or communicate spatial patterns with data. With these maps, you should start your presentation with a spatial question. This spatial question ensures that your map will perfectly find you an answer in the best way possible.

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Televisory Launches Data Analytics & Operational Benchmarking Platform

Televisory Launches Data Analytics & Operational Benchmarking Platform
 

Televisory, a start-up based out of India and Singapore, has launched its data analytics and operational benchmarking platform. The platform can measure real-time operational and financial performance of companies. While the firm has chosen to launch its platform from the US, its services are available globally.

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Artificial Intelligence: Let’s Crack the Myths and Unfold the Future to You

A lot of myths are going around about Artificial Intelligence.

 

In a recent interview, Alibaba founder Jack Ma said AI can pose a massive threat to jobs around the world, along with triggering World War III. The logic of shared by him explained that in 30 years, humans will be working for only 4 hours a day, and 4 days a week.

 
Artificial Intelligence: Let’s Crack the Myths and Unfold the Future to You
 

Fuelling this, Recode founder Kara Swisher vouched for Ma’s prediction. She supported him by saying Ma is “a hundred percent right,” adding that “any job that’s repetitive, that doesn’t include creativity, is finished because it can be digitized” and “it’s not crazy to imagine a society where there’s very little job availability.” 

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INTCK and INTNX: All about SAS Dates and Computing Intervals between Dates

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The INTCK and INTNX functions in SAS helps you compute the time between events. This technical blog is based on the timeline of living US presidents, sourced from a Wikipedia table. The table data shows the number of years and days between events.

 

So, let’s start.

 

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5 New-Age IT Skill Sets to Fetch Bigger Paychecks in 2017

Technology is the king. It is slowly intensifying its presence over workplaces, and is one of the chief reasons why companies are laying off employees. Adoption of cutting-edge technologies is believed to be the main reason of job cuts and by now if professional techies are not properly equipped with newer technologies under their sleeves, the future of human workforce seems bleaker.

 
5 New-Age IT Skill Sets to Fetch Bigger Paychecks in 2017
 

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A recent report says – India would lose about 69,000 jobs until 2021 due to the adoption of IoT, so do you really think human intelligence is losing its intellect? Will AI finally surpass brain power?

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Google’s DeepMind: Roll the Wheels of Imagination with Advanced AI

Use intelligence to make the world a better place to live in – Google’s London-based AI coterie, DeepMind is a pioneer in artificial intelligence research programs and has churned out two distinct types of AI that uses the ‘power of imagination’ to plan ahead and fulfil tasks with a higher success rate than the previous ones that lacked imagination.

 
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In a recent interview, DeepMind researchers shared a crisp review of “a new family of approaches for imagination-based planning.” I2As, the so-called Imagination-Augmented Agents make use of an internal ‘imagination encoder’, which helps the AI determine what are and what aren’t productive predictions about its atmosphere.

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Data Journalism: What is it and how it works

The internet has killed some newspapers’ lunch, but it also presented them something truly remarkable – Data Journalism.

 
Data Journalism: What is it and how it works

Introducing Data Journalism

Data journalism is an amalgamation of a nosy reporter’s news sniffing capabilities and a statistician’s fondness for data analysis. By scrounging through vast amounts of data sets that are available through extensive connectivity, data journalists are using this data to etch out interesting stories.

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Business Intelligence: Now Every Person Can Use Data to Make Better Decisions

The fascinating world of Business Intelligence is expanding. The role of data scientists is evolving. The mysticism associated with data analytics is breaking off, making a way for non-technical background people to understand and dig deeper into the nuances and metrics of data science.
 
Business Intelligence: Now Every Person Can Use Data to Make Better Decisions
 

“Data democratization is about creating an environment where every person who can use data to make better decisions, has access to the data they need when they need it,” says Amir Orad, CEO of BI software company Sisense. Data is not to be limited only in the hands of data scientists, employees throughout the organization should have easy access to data, as and when required.

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The Evolution of Neural Networks

Recently, Deep Learning has gone up from just being a niche field to mainstream. Over time, its popularity has skyrocketed; it has established its position in conquering Go, learning autonomous driving, diagnosing skin cancer, autism and becoming a master art forger.

 
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Before delving into the nuances of neural networks, it is important to learn the story of its evolution, how it came into limelight and got re-branded as Deep Learning.

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The Timeline of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics

The Timeline of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics
 

Cities have been constructed sprawling over the miles, heaven-piercing skyscrapers have been built, mountains have been cut across to make way for tunnels, and rivers have been redirected to erect massive dams – in less than 250 years, we propelled from primitive horse-drawn carts to autonomous cars run on highly integrated GPS systems, all because of state-of-the-art technological innovation. The internet has transformed all our lives, forever. Be it artificial intelligence or Internet of Things, they have shaped our society and amplified the pace of high-tech breakthroughs.

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