The Data Science Ireland meetups keep getting stronger and stronger, as this past week we gained fantastic insights into Open Data strategies and Data Science in Healthcare and Fitness.
The word now means above all the 4th highest valued company in the world by stock valuation. Gone is the automatic identification with mythical ancient Greek warrior demi-goddesses.
It is obvious to me that a lot of use cases and business problems today are already resolved using ‘the machine.’ However, behind what we have already established, what is ahead of us?
Less than 10 years ago there was little content available online for “cutting-edge” machine learning with a few notable exceptions.
We are regularly regaled with arguments against Analytics, rumours about Robotics and dark rumblings about Deep Learning giving the impression that we are on the cusp of something akin to an alien invasion.