After reading a lot about the imminence of the automation of data science, it got me thinking am I going to be phased out in 5-10 years? From there I had a few thoughts on what it means for me and other aspiring and current data scientists.
Instrumental is disrupting the music scouting industry. The founder is a former Warner Music Group employee who thought that the use of data was being under utilised in the industry. Lo and behold comes the birth of Instrumental, a data-analytics application that has transformed A&R scouting.
Information weapons, social warfare and psycho-graphic profiling. All part of the Cambridge Analytica scandal that hit early 2018 and led to questions around meddling in US elections. See how the story unfolds and how we ended up with more questions than answers.
Data Science Uncovered is here to bring you some of the awesome and outright creepy things going on in the world of data science.
First and foremost, let’s acknowledge that it has been far too long since we last met. Much has happened since then, as we proceed through the article it will become clear why this was the case. The difficulty of the last 4 or so months can be summarised as being a ‘fish out of water’.…