Today's selection of cuttings and submissions (updated Fri Jul 6 2018)
Can you name the 5 last web sites you visited last night? As a matter fact, you can't. 29% of respondents don't mention any of the web sites observed using a Passive Data Meter app; and another 28% just get one of the five. Read it
Dean Stoecker of Alteryx comments: 'We never wanted to be a unicorn. We never thought about getting the highest valuation possible. Instead, our goal has been to be a monster truck. It's been about building a powerful business model around a successful platform'. Read it
What we see from [recent launches]... are various attempts to tame the massive fragmentation in the data world - says Andrew Brust writing in June on ZDNet about four separate launches in the analytics / data space [Quest, Alteryx, SAP and Databricks] Read it
'How brands can use big data without creeping people out' - a cautionary note from Frances Katz at news publication The Week. 'Having so much information about potential customers at their fingertips may actually be making advertisers lazy... Instead of over-relying on big data, brands should allow it to enhance their advertising, not drive it entirely' (published 13th Nov 2017)
Beyond the Black Box in Analytics and Cognitive - Author and Professor Thomas H Davenport on the need to interpret how *some* AI / machine learning tools arrive at their decisions
Understand the anomalies too - Avi Avital, VP Customer Success at Anodot on 'Business Intelligence 2.0'
ESOMAR Big Data 2016 - a review of the Berlin conference (published Nov 30th 2016)
Harnessing Hindsight - by Bryan Urbick of the Consumer Knowledge Centre.
Drowning in Data - by John Owen of QSR International.
Manager / Director, Client Solutions, San Francisco, CA, USA (posted Jul 4th 2018)
Client and Team Director - FMCG and Shopper Analytics, Sydney (posted Jul 3rd 2018)
Front End Engineer - Big Data, Emeryville, CA, USA (posted Jul 2nd 2018)
Research Consultant - FMCG Business Intelligence, Somerset (UK) (posted Jun 29th 2018)
Senior Data Scientist, Westlake Village, CA, USA (posted Jun 28th 2018)
Data Analyst Role, Central London (posted Jun 12th 2018)
Insights Director, Hong Kong (posted Jun 7th 2018)
Data Science Director - Market Research and Insight Agency, Central London (posted May 29th 2018)
Data Scientist / BI Solutions Architect, London (posted May 4th 2018)
Senior Data Scientist, Westlake Village, CA, USA (posted Apr 10th 2018)