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*DataPoint* Amazon to Retrain Its Employees. Why That’s Big Deal.

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Recently, Amazon announced that it will spend $700 Million (USD) to retrain its employees. Why are they doing this? Simple: automation. They know that a displaced workforce would be bad political mojo at a time when the giant is facing increasing calls for regulation, even potential anti-trust action. Anti-trust laws in the US were made…

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*DataPoint* Frank and Andy in the Same Place, Big Plans for Season 3, and is Frank the Forrest Gump of Data Science

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Frank and Andy are in the same place for the first time in a while, so they meet up to plan season 3 of Data Driven.

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*DataPoint* Knowledge Mining Open Hack

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I’m at an OpenHack today learning about Knowledge Mining.

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*DataPoint* Celebrating 2 Years of Data Driven

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In this Data Point, Frank marks the two year anniversary of Data Driven’s launch and talks about the future.

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*DataPoint* What If We Lie to the Machines?

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In this Data Point, Andy ponders the ethics of lying to the machines, how that adds bias, and what the consequences may be.

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