Microsoft Integrates Cortana, Power BI

Microsoft is making the connection between Cortana and Power BI available for public preview starting Dec. 1. 8 Ways You’re Failing At Data Science (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) Microsoft is giving Cortana an upgrade with Power BI integration. The digital assistant’s new capabilities are available for public preview starting Dec. 1. The

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Data Science Skills To Boost Your Salary

Are you a data scientist wondering how your compensation stacks up to your peers? Or are you considering a career shift to data science? Here’s a look at how much you can expect to earn. Data scientist may be the hottest job title in the IT and overall technology space right now. The number of

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How Contextual Awareness Is Redefining Business Intelligence

Contextual analysis, with the help of mobile devices and the Internet of Things, is giving businesses the data they need to reach individuals in relevant and meaningful ways. (Image: jarmoluk via Pixabay) Organizations commonly use enterprise BI solutions and analytics to answer important “what” questions, such as what’s happened, what’s happening now, and what’s likely

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Machine Learning: How Algorithms Get You Clicking

Technology may be able to free journalists from creating sensationalistic stories to generate online traffic, but it doesn’t alter what people choose to read. Click-o-tron, as described by creator Lars Eidnes, “gives us an infinite source of useless journalism, available at no cost.” It is a website that, when not overwhelmed with traffic, employs machine

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7 Ways To Avoid Information Governance Pitfalls

Information governance practices must be updated as laws, technologies, and business models change. Here are seven ways to make sure you’re governing your data effectively. The governance of information and data isn’t a subject that only regulated companies need to worry about. Businesses, regardless of their size or the industry they’re in, need to understand

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CIOs Need To Welcome Age Of The Algorithm, Gartner Says

Gartner’s CIO Symposium Welcome Keynote advised CIOs that we’re entering the age of the algorithm. With a cheerful “Game On,” Gartner CEO Gene Hall welcomed those who were attending Gartner CIO Symposium, as well as the Age of the Algorithm. Digitalization is ushering in new demands on CIOs. Digitalization, Gartner claims, is already providing $1

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