Microsoft Research have released over 50 free data sets via their Open Data site. They include 38 million tweets from the 2012 US presidential election Profiles of 1 million celebrities (1000 with images) Are there actually 1 million celebrities now?! Maybe someone can analyze the data to confirm. As in all data science we’ll need […]
Microsoft have a new conference aimed at data scientists. The first Microsoft Data Science Summit will be held between 26-27 September 2016 in Atlanta GA. The conference will cover …the latest Big Data, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, and Open Source techniques and technologies.
David Smith, R Community Lead at Microsoft, talks about how they are using R. He covers both how it is being integrated into the product line and how it is used internally to analyse operational data.
Microsoft is providing technology for tonight’s Iowa caucus that should facilitate [the] accuracy and efficiency of the reporting process It also gives the company, which is seeing strong grow in its cloud services, to showcase its cloud and mobile offerings in a high stakes setting.