Artificial Intelligence

Blog posts about Artificial Intelligence

Nov. 14, 2017, 11:40 a.m.
Miniature cleaners cleaning a laptop symbolises the importance of data cleaning. The need for data cleaning has never been so important in a world dominated by big data, which are of no use at all unless they have been suitably cleaned, and by artificial intelligence, which is about as smart as a wet blanket if it is working with data which have not undergone a thorough data cleaning process...
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Nov. 6, 2017, 11:57 a.m.
When your company has valid data then all those things the data does for it will work seamlessly, like clockwork. Data validation is the process of ensuring that the data one has are valid so that they are fit for purpose rather than being contaminated with rogue data. If you fail to validate your company's data you are taking a big risk which may backfire in a whole range of catastrophi...
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Oct. 13, 2017, 5:45 a.m.
Without veracity, expressed through data quality, your big data are worse than useless, a positive menace. The three traditional Vs to describe big data are volume, variety, and velocity, and, between them, they portray basic characteristics of data which are so vast and complex that they have been given this memorable name, one of the buzzwords of the present era. For us at Spotless Data, h...
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Aug. 18, 2017, 7:59 a.m.
Recruiting a data science team to manage big data is no easy task but easier when you already use Spotless Data's machine learning filters. Managing your big data is no longer a task that only tech companies specialising in artificial intelligence require. Until recently big data managers only really existed in big IT companies with billions of dollars of resources while simple data mana...
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July 14, 2017, 8:17 a.m.
Artificial intelligence can only do new things when the data which underpin it are quality data. Many commentators believe the great majority of businesses will adopt some form of artificial intelligence (AI)  in the coming years as this once rare technology goes mainstream. Estimates forecast that 62% of enterprises will use AI by 2018, at least in part driven by the need to successful...
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Aug. 11, 2017, 9:03 a.m.
The best way to ensure transparency in artificial intelligence and machine learning is through having quality data. The recent spat between Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg brought the alleged dangers of artificial intelligence and machine learning the world's attention. Musk evoked old fears of Artificial Intelligence, explored previously by the science-fiction writer Isaac Asimov and in t...
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