Business Analytics versus Data Science

When you work in the IT industry you often realize that a big challenge of getting to grip with the industry is learning the memes and buzzwords. One of the difficulties I came across recently was understanding the difference between Business Analytics and Data Science.  I won’t define data science here – primarily because it… Continue reading Business Analytics versus Data Science

Business Analytics versus Data Science

When you work in the IT industry you often realize that a big challenge of getting to grip with the industry is learning the memes and buzzwords. One of the difficulties I came across recently was understanding the difference between Business Analytics and Data Science.  I won’t define data science here – primarily because it… Continue reading Business Analytics versus Data Science

Observations on the connectedness of our world.

Scientifically focused geeks like myself,have a tendency to speak highly of the web. We see Skype, MSN, and Facebook as great technical marvels. Yet as someone like Tim Ferris or Cal Newport observe there is a price to this connectedness. Today for instance there was a family wedding in Ireland. I wasn’t able to attend… Continue reading Observations on the connectedness of our world.