Sign up for our newsletter and get the latest big data news and analysis.

Climate Change is an Existential Threat, and Businesses Need Data to Fight It

In this contributed article, Or Lenchner, CEO, Bright Data, examines how public web data collection is essential to ESG efforts in 2022. The recent International Panel on Climate Change report warned that we aren’t doing enough to avoid the dire impacts of climate change – businesses must use every tool at their disposal to support the fight against climate change, especially quality data.

Doctors Find Artificial Intelligence is the Best Prescription for Expert Assistance and Patient Care

In this special guest feature, Amir Atai, Ph.D. is Co-Founder and CEO of Sway AI, examines how AI is changing healthcare by improving the efficiency and quality of care on many fronts, starting with administration. The article also does a deep dive into the challenges of using AI in healthcare and how no-code AI and machine learning are automating mundane tasks and adding new diagnostic and treatment solutions to make doctors and nurses more efficient.

3 Ways Thinking Like a Data Scientist Helps to Make Better Business Decisions

In this special guest feature, Sanjay Vyas, CTO at Planful, discusses how tech departments can interpret data to steer company trajectory. Business leaders will need to encourage their teams to think like data scientists to not only collect more data at higher levels of granularity, but also find streamlined ways to glean better insights to make more frequent and informed strategic decisions.

Research Highlights: Why Do Tree-based Models Still Outperform Deep Learning on Tabular Data?

In this regular column we take a look at highlights for breaking research topics of the day in the areas of big data, data science, machine learning, AI and deep learning. For data scientists, it’s important to keep connected with the research arm of the field in order to understand where the technology is headed. Enjoy!

Impact of Data in the E-Commerce Industry

In this contributed article, Raphaël Menesclou, Head of Marketing & Growth at DataHawk, discusses how data puts your business on the front lines with consumers, giving you a better understanding of their online behavior through the foresight of patterns, trends and personalization so your products will stand out in the saturated markets of today.

Study: Majority of CFOs Are Feeling Mounting Pressure to Automate the Finance Function

To better understand the impact of automation within finance departments, Vic.ai, the artificial intelligence (AI) platform for autonomous accounting and real-time insights, in partnership with StrategicCFO360 released a new study examining the challenges and opportunities Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) face in the current environment to automate the finance function with the resources and systems they have.

Data and Automation — The Answers to Protecting Profit Margins and Realizing New Growth

In this contributed article, Dash Bibhudatta, General Manager, Deductions for Inmar, discusses the CPG space from extraction, validation, and recovery, to delivering insights to inform prevention, opportunities for improvement, and retailer relationships — introducing data and automation to deductions management should be a no-brainer.

Reforming Prior Authorization with AI and Machine Learning

In this contributed article, Niall O’Connor, CTO at Cohere Health, discusses how the application of AI and ML to the onerous prior authorization (PA) process can relieve both physicians and health plans of the repetitive, manual administrative work involved in submitting and reviewing these requests. Most importantly, these intelligent technologies transform PA from a largely bureaucratic exercise into a process that is capable of ensuring that patients receive the highest quality of care, as quickly and painlessly as possible.

How is IoT Changing the Future of Cruising?

In this special guest feature, Ian Richardson, CEO & Co-Founder, theICEway, discusses how as the world continues to open for travel, cruise industry leaders are looking to leverage the next wave of travel technology to improve the passenger experience.

How to Overcome Patient Obstacles with Conversational Intelligence

In this special guest feature, Amy Brown, Founder and CEO of Authenticx, discusses speech analytics in healthcare. Organizations must listen and learn from patients’ voices to gather insights, customize their approach and facilitate change and growth.