Jun 23, 2020 9:31:20 AM / Alex Li

Why one small step for big data really is a giant leap for mankind

The thing about mastering analytics is that the “master status” only lasts until the next iteration --just ask any SEO expert after a Google Search algorithm update if they’re still an expert. New technologies 

Topics: Data Analytics, quality data, Smart Analytics, Mobile, Podcast

May 28, 2020 10:23:34 AM / Alex Li

If there’s any profession that needs regular gut-checks, crisis advice, and perpetual professional development, it’s product managers. It’s a high-stress business that can be isolating--meaning

Topics: AI, Data Analytics, Product Management

May 21, 2020 9:38:59 AM / Alex Li

COVID-19 has rocked the business world in many ways, one of them being in-person events; conventions, conferences, and other opportunities for idea sharing are canceled for the remainder of 2020. Luckily, the internet is home to some informative and dynamic forums that can provide professionals with valuable professional

Topics: Data Analytics, Smart Analytics, COVID-19, Trends, Data Science, Forums

May 11, 2020 1:19:29 PM / Alex Li

Merriam-Webster defines an anomaly as “something different, abnormal, or not easily classified.” In data science, anomalies usually create a need to research more comprehensive contextual databases to understand the root cause--in other words, a lot of

Topics: AI, Data Analytics, Smart Analytics, Trends, Anomalies

May 6, 2020 10:03:19 AM / Alex Li

(The Facts About User Behaviors You Can’t Miss — Blog 5 of 5)

In our last blog, we looked at data analysis on generational preferences and consumer behavior patterns for Generation X and Generation Y (more commonly known as Millennials). 

 

Generation Z, however, is a bucket all its own mainly because a significant portion of this demographic is still too young to be independent consumers of tech and other products and services. But with the growing power of predictive and Augmented Analytics, early user behavior

Topics: AI, Data Analytics, Mobile, Trends, User Behavior, Social Media, Gen Z

Apr 30, 2020 8:55:00 AM / Alex Li

(The Facts About User Behaviors You Can’t Miss — Blog 4 of 5)

Topics: Data Analytics, Smart Analytics, Mobile, Trends, User Behavior, Social Media, Gen X, Millennials

Apr 27, 2020 12:00:22 PM / Alex Li

(The Facts About User Behaviors You Can’t Miss — Blog 3 of 5)

In our earlier blog about social media user shifts and behavior, we looked at why people love and leave one platform for another. Friendster lost to MySpace, and MySpace lost to Facebook. And while Facebook hasn’t necessarily fallen into Instagram’s shadow, the data

Topics: Data Analytics, Smart Analytics, Mobile, Trends, User Behavior, Social Media

Apr 23, 2020 1:02:48 PM / Alex Li

(The Facts About User Behaviors You Can’t Miss — Blog 3 of 5)

In the beginning, there was Friendster. Then there was MySpace--and almost anyone under 30 was on it. But the social media company seemed to disappear as quickly as it had appeared, when Facebook took its place. In turn, over time, Facebook has lost market share

Topics: Data Analytics, Smart Analytics, Mobile, Trends, User Behavior, Social Media

Apr 21, 2020 11:17:43 AM / Alex Li

(The Facts About User Behaviors You Can't Miss - Blog 2 of 5)

How many of us have tried to have a sitdown conversation with someone wearing an Apple Watch? About every few minutes--if you’re lucky--there’s a buzzing sound, and they’re looking down to check their newest message. If it’s one thing we’ve learned about

Topics: Data Analytics, Mobile, Trends, User Behavior

Apr 8, 2020 11:40:04 AM / Alex Li

(Before & After Augmented Analytics - Blog 3 of 4) 

The travel industry was one of the first to welcome the digital shift from brick-and-mortar (the in-office travel agency) to the online store (DIY booking travel websites like Cheaptickets, Expedia, and Travelocity). But in the last two years, travel companies have started exploring more advanced big data analytics applications that are unique to their

Topics: Augmented Analytics, Data Analytics, Smart Analytics, Travel