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Pig Data Longitudinal Analysis: Size Doesn’t Matter

via http://ma.tt/2014/03/statistical-validity-in-big-data For each person George Gallup’s pollsters interviewed, The Literary Digest received 800 responses. All that gave them for their pains was a very precise estimate of the wrong answer. http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/21a6e7d8-b479-11e3-a09a-00144feabdc0.html More on big pigness: http://businesses.entrechat.org/2014/03/big-data-vs-pig-data/ Continue reading

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Pig Data Longitudinal Analysis: Size Doesn’t Matter

via http://ma.tt/2014/03/statistical-validity-in-big-data For each person George Gallup’s pollsters interviewed, The Literary Digest received 800 responses. All that gave them for their pains was a very precise estimate of the wrong answer. http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/21a6e7d8-b479-11e3-a09a-00144feabdc0.html More on big pigness: http://businesses.entrechat.org/2014/03/big-data-vs-pig-data/ Continue reading

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Just Dance

My friend J.D. Rucker shared some information about video games + gaming that totally surprised me (namely how much time adult women spend playing games compared to boys and men aged 15-34) — and so I decided to follow up on it (thinking that the games in question might be casual / social games like […] Continue reading

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