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Carla Gentry
Works at Analytical Solution - Data Mining is about explaining the past and predicting the future by means of data analysis.
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Lives in Louisville, KY
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Great read from +Karen Lopez "get the most value out of their models and data."
Karen Lopez's presentation about 10 Physical Data Modeling/Database Design blunders, based on her work in helping organizations get the most value out of their models and data.
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Leonard Nimoy Dies At 83 http://kotaku.com/leonard-nimoy-dies-at-83-1688454671 … ‪#‎Startrek‬ ‪#‎Spock‬ ‪#‎Leonardnimoy‬
Leonard Nimoy, the actor best known for playing Mr. Spock in the ubiquitous sci-fi series Star Trek, passed away today at the age of 83.
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Me too but shhhhh don't tell anyone ;o)
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We hear a lot about the massive amounts of data produced each and every day. But all that information isn’t worth much unless you have smart data scientists to leverage it.

http://info.crowdflower.com/2015-data-scientist-report
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Mentors shrink the tech gender gap: http://oreil.ly/16FxtqN 
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Thanks +Walter Wartenweiler :)
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Big Data and Privacy: 1 Year Out | The White House http://ow.ly/IBtRE
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WOW!
From tweets to likes, see how fast data is generated every second on the internet in this interactive visualization.
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Google's Stake In SpaceX Puts It Closer To Goal Of Internet Access For All
Elon Musk's SpaceX received a $1 billion investment from Google and Fidelity, which now own slightly less than 10 percent of the firm. SpaceX is currently valued at $10 billion.
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So what’s the reason for the great gender divide between men and women in tech?
What gender comes to mind when you think about professionals in the tech industry? Let’s be honest - the tech field primarily consists of men. In fact, according to a recent study conducted by The New York City Tech Ecosystem, men outnumber women 7 to 3 in tech jobs in New York city, as well as nationwide. So what’s the reason for the great gender divide between men and women in tech?The proof is in the number puddingAs a young woman who has work...
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Interesting, what do you think?? #datascience  
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Data Science is real » Honored to be a Women In Data http://ow.ly/ILs4c
So, for the 1st time in my life, I am a “cover girl” thanks to O'Reilly – I have received many congrats and “hat's off” comments, to them I say “Thank You” :o). But I do want to follow up on a comment made on Twitter by Kelly Hoey @jkhoey “Encouragement is nice, but a check is a lot nicer.
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Here's a look at how big data has insinuated itself into the big game.
After weeks of buildup, hours of pre-game shows and the festival of football itself, you'd think that we'd pretty much be over the Super Bowl by now. But no. In fact, it turns out, that when it comes to the Super Bowl, it's all over but the crunching...
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The Big Dangers of #BigData by @kkakaes http://ow.ly/In46l 
Don't believe every number that you encounter.
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Great find +Carla Gentry! Love the quote by +Konstantin Kakaes "Bad use of data can be worse than no data at all."
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  • University of Tennessee
    Mathematics, 1993 - 1998
  • University of Tennessee
    Economics, 1993 - 1998
  • University of Chicago
    Mathematics, 2002 - 2002
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Big Data's Big Meaning For Marketing
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Embarcadero Technologies has purchased CA ERwin Data Modeler. What does that mean for you and your organization?

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The hype machine is on high when it comes to big data.

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KB, MB, GB…these are all measurements we understand. But how much does a terabyte hold? How many DVDs would it take to reach a zettabyte? An

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Dean Allemang, the leader of the web engineering company Working Ontologist LLC, says the continuously changing world of technology has led

Thailand Grabs World Record for Largest Human Christmas Tree
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Surrounded by the buzz of Bangkok’s swanky shopping district, 852 youths joined together in the holiday spirit on Friday to set a new Guinne