Art can many times be used as a powerful tool to helps us find meaning in mass amount of data that is available in the world.
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Netflix has been the poster child of combining data-driven growth with creative choices. At its core, the Netflix big data approach to media has resulted in more personalized entertainment experiences for subscribers and better creative decision making.
For years, data analysts have decried NFL coaches for punting on 4th-down. After winning their first Super Bowl, the Philadelphia Eagles may have finally busted the myth that punting on 4th-down is the safe, conservative choice.
CrowdFlower is solving machine learning's dirty secret – that humans are still needed to train the models we all rely on every day.
Effectively harnessing data analytics and machine learning allow campaigns and companies to improve the ROI of marketing costs and to gain deeper insight into consumer data to make better business decisions.
Nvidia has benefited from the crypto-mining boom, but has set itself up for continued success beyond blockchain.