Data Science MUST Grow Up

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Here is How Data science is evolving from a kludgy mess held together by spit, tape and constant effort, into something better. However, there are some fundamental problems at it’s heart that MUST change in order for the field to fulfill its promise of wresting understanding from the ever expanding universe of data we create. For the past 3 years, …

Moore’s Law: Resurrected by Marketing

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Moore’s law has become a sort of mystical talisman in the computing industry. Every few months there is a new round of articles arguing about whether and when Moore’s law will end. In fact, it was only in 2005 when Moore himself finally came out and admitted that his namesake would eventually end. This is puzzling because 1) it was, …