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Data Mining

Simple text analysis with Python

Finding the most similar sentence(s) to a given sentence in a text in less than 40 lines of code ūüôā

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Data Mining

Big Data Basics

Power of Big Data: capabilities and perspectives

As everyone knows, technological development is evolving flash like. At the same time software requirements, approaches and algorithms are growing with equal speed.  In particular, relatively recently, developers have faced the problem of huge data volume processing ‚Äď making it necessary to create a new, effective approach, a new paradigm of data storage. The solution was not long in coming – in 2011 huge companies all over the world started using the Big Data concept. In this article we will talk about this engaging approach.

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Data Mining

Big Data, Data Analytics, Data Analysis, Data Mining, Data Science & Machine Learning

In this post, we’d like to share some of the most interesting terms that are used in today’s science and IT world. We think you will benefit from getting familiar with these modern tech-age expressions.

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Data Mining

Testing the Filter by TheWebMiner for advanced web content filtering

thewebminer_logoRecently I came across an interesting new tool from TheWebMiner called Filter. The Filter is an attempt by TheWebMiner to sort (categorize) indexed websites and deliver them to users as a content filtering service.

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Data Mining Development Guest posting

Audio Captcha Solving Algorithm for XBox

I want to¬†share how I’ve done the audio captcha recognize-er.¬†The¬†audio captcha¬†recognize-er was designed to solve captcha at¬†xbox.com back in 2012.¬†

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Data Mining Web Scraping Software

Easy Data Visualisation with Silk.co

This post is outdated. The silk.co service is no more awailable.

This is a guest post by Daniel Cave.

With the rise of social media sharing, collaboration and a increasingly interested market for data, there are more and more people wanting to ‚Äėplay with data‚Äô and learn using some basics free tools. So recently I‚Äôve been trying to find a technically advanced and interesting combination of free tools to collect and visualise web data that will allow enthusiasts and students to get those all important initial quick and easy wins.

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Data Mining

Distributed File System Implementations and MapReduce strategy

We have already mentioned the MapReduce distributed computation style in data analysis for computing clusters in the previous post. Here we want to touch more on the matter of implementation of this strategy for distributed hardware.

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Data Mining

Implementing frequent itemsets algorithm thru MapReduce

The problem of finding frequent itemsets in data analysis is described in this post, and here i state the practical steps for finding the frequent itemsets thru MapReduce.

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Data Mining

Data Mining: The AdWords Problem Review

This post is a continuation of the previous post on Advertising on the Web and Data mining. Here we conclude by reviewing some basic algorithms for placing ads on the web.

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Data Mining

Advertising on the Web and Data mining

The challenge of effective web advertisement primarily involves placing relevant ads on user requested web pages. Those ads must be relevant to a page receiver, that is relevant to the page context and/or directly to the user. What algorithms are being used for this? What trends are there now in business intelligence and data mining for digital advertisement solutions?