Jodie Kashuba

April 11, 2017

Your data mine runs deep, so why only scratch the surface?

Key points: Get under your data to analyze patterns in structured and unstructured data and make sense of them. Set up an affordable custom domain using tooling and engineering to automate API calls. Create simple queries that get to results fast, and automate the otherwise manual process of collecting, cleaning, and analyzing data. Learn more […]

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March 28, 2017

Is six degrees of separation for real? We’ve built an app for that.

Six degrees of separation is the theory that anyone on earth can be connected to any other person on the planet through a chain of acquaintances with no more than five intermediaries. Prolific character actor Kevin Bacon has become an icon for the concept of interconnectedness and popularized by the trivia game, “Six Degrees of […]

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February 14, 2017

Data management a chore? These three tips can improve your data relationship

In a 2016 The New York Times article about the challenges facing data scientists, one was quoted as saying, “We really need better tools so we can spend less time on data wrangling and get to the sexy stuff.”1 Manually converting or mapping raw data into data that can generate actionable insights is an important […]

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February 2, 2017

Built on Watson Discovery and D3.js, this application pegs connections between people in the news

The news is certainly making the news of late. Next in the Building with Watson technical webcast series, see how pre-enriched news content included in Watson Discovery can identify the connections between current newsmakers. In a live webinar on February 8, Zach Walchuk, Developer Evangelist at IBM Watson, will demonstrate an application that uses Watson […]

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January 20, 2017

Spend 30 minutes to save months of data wrangling

As the amount of unstructured data rapidly increases, it can take months to generate a data pipeline at scale. Developers must wrangle data, build out infrastructure, and architect the pipeline to add enrichments every time data inputs change. Not to mention queries to fine tune. The new IBM Watson Discovery Service takes the wrangling out […]

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