Today, the internet operates as a centralized network of data centres owned by a few companies through which data flows to and from. The majority of online services, such as e-commerce, social media, and gaming, are provided and controlled by democratic groups of developers, creators, and users. A few influential players dominate most services and platforms. As we move from the … [Read more...] about Why We Need an Open Metaverse
If you are trying to discover a perfect career path in IT or simply experimenting with new tools from the comfort of your home, open source data projects could be a very interesting solution for you. It's a relatively new field of expertise that attracts thousands of talented programmers thanks to its massive application potential. Learning data science can result in two highly … [Read more...] about Best Open Source Data Science Projects to Try at Home
Open data sharing within the pharmaceutical industry is crucial for opening the floodgates of innovation. Successful innovation depends on having a rich supply of high-quality data because, without the right kind and quantity of data, there wouldn't be a foundation for the research required to innovate. The best way to achieve this critical mass of high-quality data is by … [Read more...] about Is Open Data the Silver Bullet for Better Drugs?
The world today is more connected than ever before. 46.1% of the world population are online, thats 3.4 billion internet users. Each of these users typically have 5.54 social media accounts. We generate on average 303 million tweets a day and 60 billion messages a day on Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp. Youll agree these numbers are staggering and were constantly generating … [Read more...] about How Is Big Data Helping Humanitarian Crises
The upstream oil and gas industry needs to focus on data democratisation to gain return on innovation through big data, says Dr. Satyam Priyadarshy, chief data scientist, Halliburton. The rise of big data is featuraing strongly in the upstream oil and gas industry, and along with it comes the challenge of growth in dark data. Gartner … [Read more...] about Why The Oil and Gas Industry Needs Data Democratization