- Machine learning, data mining, and advanced analytics coupled with big data seems poised to reshape the way we make business decisions, automating them and making them more effective.
- However, if our early work with stocks, recruitment and credit scoring are any indications, our algorithmic innovations need human oversight now more than ever.
My Google Nexus tablet knows when I should leave the house in order to keep my daily routine humming along smoothly. Using historical geolocation data, search results and email trafficit knows, for instance, where I like to dine and how long it will take me to get there at the prescribed hour on the customary day of the week. Continue reading “Big Data and Predictive Analytics Need More People, Not More Data”