22 Ways Algorithms Know How You'll Behave Before You Do

Prediction is reinventing industries and running the world. More and more, predictive analytics drives commerce, manufacturing, healthcare, government, and law enforcement.

The future is the ultimate unknown. It's everything that hasn't happened yet.

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4 Things Digital Data Collection Predicts for 2016

Prediction is in the cards. Here are four major developments you will experience in 2016 courtesy of predictive analytics.

Prediction is in the cards. Here are four major developments you will experience in 2016 courtesy of predictive analytics:

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Understand and Apply Predictive Analytics, with Eric Siegel

You have been predicted — by companies, governments, law enforcement, hospitals, and universities. In this lesson excerpt from Big Think Edge, Eric Siegel, author of Predictive Analytics: The Power to Predict Who Will Click, Buy, Lie, or Die, explains why these entities not only have the power to predict the future "but also to influence the future." \r\n

You have been predicted — by companies, governments, law enforcement, hospitals, and universities. In this lesson excerpt from Big Think Edge, Eric Siegel, author of Predictive Analytics: The Power to Predict Who Will Click, Buy, Lie, or Die, explains why these entities not only have the power to predict the future "but also to influence the future."

Elementary, Watson: The Rise of the Anthropomorphic Machine

Eric Siegel never thought he would experience a machine acting in a way that he would subjectively consider to be intelligent. IBM's Watson, however, changed all of that.