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Scientists are using big data technology to find oil, gas, copper and minerals
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Scientists are using big data technology to find oil, gas, copper and minerals

The technique goes beyond traditional Geology by amassing data about how and where minerals have formed.

Automation and Artificial Intelligence may make some work profiles obsolete
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Automation and Artificial Intelligence may make some work profiles obsolete

New IT jobs that will be in demand are expected to be in segments like Big Data and data science, artificial intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things.

Right to privacy debate highlights: Petitioners complete arguments, SC to hear from Centre on Tuesday
India

Right to privacy debate highlights: Petitioners complete arguments, SC to hear from Centre on Tuesday

Right to privacy cannot be an absolute right and the state may have some power to put reasonable restriction, the Supreme Court said on Wednesday

Big data analytics in healthcare: Fuelled by wearables and apps, medical research takes giant leap forward
India

Big data analytics in healthcare: Fuelled by wearables and apps, medical research takes giant leap forward

Big data analytics has decreased the time required to double medical knowledge by half, thus compressing healthcare innovation cycle period

How one company is trying to transform the Tour de France with big data and machine learning
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How one company is trying to transform the Tour de France with big data and machine learning

The data generated from sensors on the bicycles in the Tour de France race is used to create what is effectively a real-time map of the circuit.

Study called 'Human Project' gears up to recruit and ask 10,000 people to share life's data
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Study called 'Human Project' gears up to recruit and ask 10,000 people to share life's data

Researchers are gearing up to start recruiting participants from across the city next year for a study so sweeping it’s called “The Human Project".

Scientists have developed 'Charliecloud,' an 800-line piece of code that can speed up Big Data analysis
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Scientists have developed 'Charliecloud,' an 800-line piece of code that can speed up Big Data analysis

Users can thus add required packages as images to run their programmes on the supercomputer without having to reconfigure the system. This maintains a "convenience bubble" of administrative freedom while protecting the security of the larger system.

IT layoffs: Do startups offer a ray of hope to those retrenched? Not really; here's why
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IT layoffs: Do startups offer a ray of hope to those retrenched? Not really; here's why

The truth is there are not many avenues open that can cushion the layoffs in such a massive scale. Would startups -- termed job creators -- be able to take back some of the available talent in the IT sector?

Japan's plan for package delivery by drones, self driving trucks to be finalised on 9 June
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Japan's plan for package delivery by drones, self driving trucks to be finalised on 9 June

Japan aims to finalise on 9 June, plans to allow package delivery by drone sometime from 2020 and the commercialisation of self-driving trucks by 2022.

Can the right to privacy be negotiated?
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Can the right to privacy be negotiated?

The right to privacy is a right to be negotiated and more to be seen on the government initiatives as we move along.

H-1B visa: Only 17% of total 85,000 visas issued go to Indian companies
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H-1B visa: Only 17% of total 85,000 visas issued go to Indian companies

Some of the companies which have been named have clarified that there is nothing different this year from earlier years

Acquiring skills in machine learning will help IT professionals boost their career
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Acquiring skills in machine learning will help IT professionals boost their career

The report said that machine learning algorithms are dominating the business projects landscape.

Evolution from digitisation to digital transformation, with big data as a key mover
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Evolution from digitisation to digital transformation, with big data as a key mover

Digitisation? Digitalisation? Digital Transformation? For some, the words have become interchangeable, but they do mean different things.

TCS Q4 results: Co's path is different from Infosys', but both have to tackle digital disruption
Business

TCS Q4 results: Co's path is different from Infosys', but both have to tackle digital disruption

In Silicon Valley slang, TCS is now “pivoting” – a term used by startups to shift their business models. So is Infosys.

Kotak Mahindra Bank's zero-balance strategy is all about data science. Because smart is the new big
Business

Kotak Mahindra Bank's zero-balance strategy is all about data science. Because smart is the new big

Banking has come a long way but the current inflection is a grand shift from finance to technology

Cognizant may lay off 6,000: Tech grads will have to upscale skills to stay relevant, survive
Business

Cognizant may lay off 6,000: Tech grads will have to upscale skills to stay relevant, survive

Remain open to technological advances, be ready to adapt in order to remain relevant in the IT sector

Tableau named leader in 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics
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Tableau named leader in 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics

For the fifth year in a row, Gartner has named Tableau as a leader in its Magic Quadrant report for Business Intelligence and Analytics.

Big data and psychographic profiling helped Donald Trump win the US presidential election
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Big data and psychographic profiling helped Donald Trump win the US presidential election

Big data, psychographic profiling and targeted content was effectively used by the Trump campaign.

Pune-based Deskera claims to be the first GST compliant cloud software provider in India
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Pune-based Deskera claims to be the first GST compliant cloud software provider in India

It is a part of the GST network, and claims to be the first GST compliant service provider in India. It has been offering services in Singapore and Malaysia.

Nissan to use big data to alert users about maintenance of the upcoming connected cars
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Nissan to use big data to alert users about maintenance of the upcoming connected cars

Nissan Motor Co will make its first major foray into internet-connected cars by offering an option in some new vehicles that will use big data technology to notify drivers when vehicle maintenance is required.