Monthly Archives: December 2010

Explore Data with the Association Data Mining Algorithm

When starting on a Predictive Analytics engagement, a data mining modeler may need help getting pointed in the right direction: “Here, find me something good.” This may be the case even after countless hours of interviewing subject matter experts and DBAs1. This … Continue reading

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Reverse Engineering Second-Nature Decisions

I finally made some headway on the write-up of a predictive analytics demo/experiment I conducted around March 2009, titled Reverse Engineering Second-Nature Decisions. The experiment is an attempt to ressurect QuestDec, a part of the software I wrote during my dot-bomb … Continue reading

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