Tag: Data Science

The Growing Need for Data Scientists

In just one-year job listings for “data scientist” increased by an incredible 15,000% between 2011 and 2012. The need for data scientists is expected to continue to grow as more and more data is created each day. In 2013 IBM reported that between 2011-2013 90% of the world’s data had been created just in the two years prior to that. And now it is estimated that in the next 5 …
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Data Scientists use Artificial Intelligence to Predict Suicide Attempts

There are many different use cases for artificial intelligence, even though most of them have yet to be explored. A Vanderbilt University data scientist has come up with a bold and radical plan to deploy AI as a way to predict suicide. That is a rather remarkable turn of events, as it could yield quite positive results. Giving others a chance to prevent people from committing suicide is invaluable, that …
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