Category Archives: big data

Week In Review – 15 May 2022

Summery weather arrived overnight in Washington DC.  Just in time for the abortion right demonstration downtown (and across the nation?). Was the US Supreme Court draft opinion leaked on purpose or a matter of lacking discipline? All 98 pages of … Continue reading

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Why Digital Transformation?

  Digital transformation sounds technical and business-like.  But in a nutshell, it is using digital technologies to better business. The popularity of digital technologies has skyrocketed with the advent of mobile devices, internet, and cloud computing.  Technologies such as the … Continue reading

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“Climate Instability”

  In Northern Hemisphere, customary to see the weather warming up around this time of the year. Hence the term mayflower. However, we are witnessing unusual events of  extreme climate fluctuations that are anything but typical. Case in point is … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 1 May 2022

First, a slight bit of relief from the Mariupol steel plant stand-off. United Nations and International Committee of the Red Cross were able to evacuate civilians there this weekend. This is after the UN Secretary-General António Guterres met with Russian President … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 17 Apr 2022

  The 126th Boston Marathon is tomorrow, 9 years since the bombing incident. This will be the first race back to its original Spring schedule. Unfortunately, 63 qualified runners from either Russia or Belarus are banned from participating as a … Continue reading

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Covid-19 Resurgence

  It is Spring Break.  With the thermometer climbing higher in Washington DC area, people are venturing outdoor taking advantage of the nicer weather (myself included). But I was surprised to see many people are maskless while congregating indoor. It … Continue reading

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Big Data & Covid-19

  Here is the question: what can Big Data, besides recommending the next movie to watch or product to buy, do for us in our fight against the Coronavirus? Supposedly, a lot, according to Bernard Marr,  So I went online … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 10 Apr 2022

Amidst the protracted Coronavirus pandemic and the Ukraine War, we got a glimmer of hope this week: Judge Kentaji Brown Jackson was confirmed by the Senate to be the next US Supreme Court Justice, and Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine … Continue reading

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Ukraine War Update – “Phase 2”

  It has been more than one and a half month since Vladimir Putin invaded Ukraine. His original plan of taking over Kyiv and having a quick regime change did not work out (the Ukrainian fought them off). As a … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 27 Mar 2022

With the Coronavirus and Ukraine war, lots of negative emotions are occupying our space. Whether it’s the media or mental space, the negative moods are pervasive.  Which can  weigh individuals down and wear people out. How can one maintain a good … Continue reading

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