Reasons to Engage In Offline Coding Activities

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In our last article, we discussed about 3 Interactive Offline Coding Activities you or your child can engage in. But why offline? Isn’t learning about coding or programming all about using a computer? That’s about half right. As much as you’re using a computer to write codes and programs, it’s you who writes them! Therefore, it is still a prerequisite … Read More

3 Interactive Offline Coding Activities

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Learning to code without a computer may sound absurd, but it actually makes perfect sense. In a nutshell, the basic principles of coding revolves around metacognition, problem-solving, and abstract thinking.  These are valuable skills to have even if a career in computer programming isn’t in the immediate future. Therefore, unplugging the computer and teaching coding through hands-on activities, is a … Read More

3 Cool Uses Of Coding & Programming IRL

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When you hear people talk about coding, they often are associated to all things online and digital. However, it isn’t the case. Sometimes you just want to code something physical and tangible – something you can see and feel in real life. Here are 3 real-world items that uses codes which may interest and give you an idea of how … Read More

4 Uses of Data Analytics in Consumer Goods

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We’re all aware that the use of data analytics today is vital for businesses to remain competitive today. However, to what extent? Today we will break down 4 ways how data analytics tools help to build business strategies that will directly impact the bottom line. 1. Build Brand Equity & Increase Customer Loyalty/Retention Imagine yourself walking into a supermarket, what … Read More

3 Ways Data Analytics Helps Avoid Cybersecurity Threats

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What makes big data so successful for cybersecurity is also its biggest risks. In large organizations like Facebook or Google, their system collects, stores and analyzes enormous volumes of data. In the right hands, this information can be used to predict trends and improve cybersecurity. However, in the hands of threat actors with malicious intent, big data a prime target … Read More

Top 5 Data Science Applications

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The role of data science applications didn’t evolve overnight. Thanks to faster computing and cheaper storage, we can now predict outcomes in minutes. Through the use of data science, companies have become intelligent enough to push & sell products as per customers’ profile. Here’re 5 data science applications that we can’t live without: 1. Search Engines All search engines (including … Read More

3 Ways To Think Like a Data Scientist

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There is an ever-growing amount of data generated in all areas of life — from retail, transport and finance, to healthcare and medical research. Coupled with the high demands and remuneration of becoming a data scientist, on top of analysing and working with large datasets to address the underlying challenge faced, what is it exactly required out of a data … Read More

4 Ways Data Science Transformed The Healthcare Industry

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Advancement in the Internet of Things (IoT) for medical services and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies are no longer just a glimpse of the future. Medical devices have been developed and introduced, with the aim to change the way patient data is aggregated, stored and utilized. Moreover, AI establishes itself as the key to hospital workflow optimization, cost control, and disease … Read More

6 Advantages of Learning Python

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You would have heard of how Python is a favorite programming language amongst many developers for its strong emphasis on readability and efficiency, especially when compared to other languages like Java, PHP, or C++. Whether you’re starting a new company, or looking for a language to help you land a job, Python can and will push you to great heights. … Read More

4 Real-World Examples of Python in Everyday Life

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It’s no secret that Python is one of the most commonly used programming languages. For the past five years, Python has held the number one position as the “most popular coding language” used by data analysts, data scientists, and software engineers as it is not only simple to read and write, but also offers extreme flexibility and having an active online … Read More