The Surveillance Economy Tech Tuesdays

The Surveillance Economy

Do you ever think about how you might be uniquely identified in a huge database of other people/customers? For example, in the United States, we have social security numbers. Each person gets a uniquely identifiable number. Personal email addresses are…
zank
December 3, 2019
fashion Tech Tuesdays

A.I. and the Trillion-Dollar Fashion Industry

A.I. has come a long way in supporting fashion, a trillion-dollar industry that is still on the rise. In this Tech Tuesday, I’ll discuss some of the big advances we’ve seen and developed for our clients especially where computer vision…
zank
November 26, 2019
data science technology Tech Tuesdays

Data Science Isn’t a Technology

Data science enhances product. It’s part of product. But far too often I see data science teams reporting to the CTO or a technical leader and I think that’s wrong, and part of the reason data science isn’t always as…
zank
November 19, 2019
comments readers Tech Tuesdays

Comments from Our Readers

Over the months I’ve written Tech Tuesdays I’ve received a lot of positive feedback and praise. Thank you all for your thoughtful feedback and comments! This week, I’m reflecting back on some readers’ comments. If you want to reach me…
zank
November 12, 2019
BusinessTech Tuesdays

Mentorship is not Optional

by: Zank, CEO of Bennett Data Science Mentorship is probably the single most important source of outside help I’ve ever received. I spent 10 years at a big consulting company and I worked for a wonderful man, Duane. He was…
zank
November 5, 2019
data testing Tech Tuesdays

The Power of Efficient A/B Testing

A/B testing is such an important step in product development because it’s directly tied to revenue. Data-driven companies know this. They run thousands of tests concurrently and even have teams that develop in-house systems for monitoring all these tests. It’s…
zank
October 15, 2019
BusinessTech Tuesdays

Resist the Algorithms

by: Zank, CEO of Bennett Data Science I took this photo a couple of weeks ago. As a person who has spent years writing algorithms to help people, the back-window writing struck me as a very powerful and interesting statement.…
zank
October 1, 2019