3 Things You Should Know About 2-Factor Authentication

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One of the best pieces of security advice any computer expert can give you is to enable two-factor authentication for websites that support it. This is because, with password breaches so common nowadays, it could be the one thing that keeps hackers from stealing your online identity. Here are 5 things you should know about this 2FA tool! Your email … Read More

5 Cybersecurity Best Practices If You Are Working From Home

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Protect your meetings and devices with strong passwords Protecting your devices with a strong password is a no brainer. But did you know that it is also essential to password protect your meetings as well? During your online meetings, you’re likely to be sharing sensitive data, or discussing about your upcoming business plans which are private and confidential. Therefore, password-protected … Read More

Tech giants’ stance on data control in Hong Kong

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Although Hong Kong is not a significant market for tech firms such as Facebook, Google and Twitter, they have used it as a perch to reach deep-pocketed advertisers in mainland China, where many of their services are blocked. However the companies are now in the cross hairs of a national security law that gives China authority to demand that they … Read More

4 Things You Need To Know About Data Science

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1. You’ll likely be using SQL a lot more than you’d expect tl;dr: Like it or not, SQL will always be here to haunt you, so make sure you take the time to be proficient in it. It’s a myth that SQL is a skill that only data engineers, data scientists or data analysts used. Rather, if you are working in … Read More

4 Things to Consider When Choosing the Right Cloud Storage

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1. Security Capabilities One of the top of mind priority when choosing the right cloud storage for your business has got to revolve around security! This is because when you use a cloud storage provider, you’re essentially giving a third party access to valuable data with the expectation that they’ll keep it safe. However, with numerous scandals concerning security breaches … Read More

3 Ways Data Science Is Revolutionising Our Social Visibility

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Did you know that the industry of deep/machine learning within sales marketing, customer experience management and predictive risk assessment within social platforms will grow to more than $2.1 billion in value by 2023? Data science, coupled with artificial intelligence has the potential to revolutionise the social visibility of your brands, paving the way for more incisive approaches towards marketing. While we are … Read More

Data Science in the Post COVID-19 World

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It is evident that Data Science has played an instrumental role in detecting, predicting and mitigating COVID-19. For instance, organisations like Tableau offer trackers and visualisations that provide intuitive and insightful information about the pandemic. However, the impact of the pandemic indicates that uncertainty would be a significant hallmark of a post-COVID world. Moving forward, data science would consider the … Read More

Famous Data Analytics and AI Disasters

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Insights from data and machine learning algorithms can be invaluable. However, it’s also important to understand your tools, know your data, and keep your organization’s values firmly in mind. This is because such data mistakes can cost you reputation, revenue, or even lives. Here are a handful of high-profile analytics and AI blunders from the past decade to illustrate what … Read More

3 Reasons Why There Is A Shortage Of Data Scientists

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Many would agree that data scientists are currently the most in-demand profession in the job market. As the industry is maturing with new-age technologies and solutions, demand for data science skills is expected to continue rising. This is because regardless of a business’ size, everyone is looking to leverage big data to drive efficiencies. Therefore, companies are continually looking to … Read More

3 Principles To A Ethical Data Science Practice

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Data Science and data analytics has raised several ethical issues over the years. This is especially so when the purpose of how the data were being collected differs from how companies are monetising these data. Furthermore, the scale and ease with which analytics can be conducted today completely has changed the ethical framework. We can now do things that were … Read More