data science

Technology and Innovation: Drivers of Change To Combat the Climate Crisis

COP26 has dominated the headlines throughout early November as the world’s leaders, scientists, activists, and academics gathered in Glasgow to discuss meaningful ways on how best to tackle climate change and reduce our impact on the environment. With tackling climate change labelled “the defining issue of our time”, global governments have restated their commitment to

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Does Synthetic Data Hold The Secret To Artificial Intelligence?

Could synthetic data be the solution to rapidly train artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms? There are advantages and disadvantages to synthetic data; however, many technology experts believe that synthetic data is the key to democratizing machine learning and to accelerate testing and adoption of artificial intelligence algorithms into our daily lives.   What is synthetic data? When a

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How Digital Marketing Can Take Your Startup To A Higher Level

Running a startup and surviving the cut-throat competition is an achievement. There are myriad of things that need attention like finances, managing the product, building relationships with clients, and more. Everything requires exhaustive research and an eye for detail. Luckily, digital marketing can help with some of these challenges. If you follow suitable strategies and techniques,

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M&S’s Ambitious Digital Transformation

Marks & Spencer is undergoing an inspiring feat for its digital transformation. The high-street giant is ramping up its efforts to become a digital-first business with the launch of a new skills initiative that is looking to create “the most data-literate leadership team in retail”. The Retail Data Academy, launched in partnership with technology education company

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Data Science Jobs: Sexiest job in the 21st century

Data science jobs war is driving up salaries for people who can turn social media clicks into code. Murray Webb had been a lackluster student more interested in sports than schoolwork while attending a small Virginia college. Then he transferred to Kennesaw State University in suburban Atlanta to pursue a master’s degree in applied statistics

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New £2m tech incubator will create 2,000 jobs in Manchester

Manchester Science Partnerships (MSP) has officially launched a new £2m tech incubator which will help create up to 2,000 jobs in data science and technology innovation companies over the next decade. Reflecting the ambitions of the updated Greater Manchester strategy to build on the city region’s strengths in technology and digital innovation, the incubator will provide

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Using Technology to End Malaria

Will we see technology help eradicate Malaria in our lifetime? Malaria has plagued humanity for thousands of years. Caused by a tiny parasite transported from person to person by a certain kind of mosquito, the disease poses a risk to nearly half the world’s population. The WHO attempted to eradicate malaria in the 1960s and

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