Monthly Archives: November 2012

Meet Hadoop Creator Doug Cutting

Although I would much prefer you come to the next DataBusinessDC event, there is another event, away far away in Columbia, MD that some might prefer. Details below. When: Wed, Dec 5, 2012 6 – 8:00 PM Location: Johns Hopkins … Continue reading

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3 Ways You’re Ruining Your GA Data, and How to Stop: Tips from a Data Scientist

This is a cross post by Sean Patrick Murphy (@sayhitosean), who runs the DataBusinessDC meetup. Finish reading over at Spinnakr’s blog. Marketers who want to be more data-driven often start with Google Analytics. It’s ubiquitous, free, and comparatively easy to … Continue reading

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Community Indicators Conference

This is a guest post from Jim Farnham, co-organizer of the upcoming Community Indicators Consortium Impact Summit in College Park. Community indicators are an effort to bring performance metrics to local-level governance, and as such are related to the Open … Continue reading

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