Black Swan has secured a £6.2m Series B investment, which will allow the British company to expand internationally and build on an existing client base that includes PepsiCo, Disney and Samsung.
If British businesses are to remain competitive in global markets they, and the education system that underpins the workforce, must recognise data science as not just a gimmick, but rather an integral part of business strategy and wider education agendas.
Realeyes, the London-based emotion recognition company which identifies facial expressions and feelings of consumers, has hired a US government scientist to fill the role of data chief.
Head of data science at Twitter, Siddharth Patil – originally part of the West Coast Blackjack Club that inspired the book "Bringing Down the House" and the movie 21 – has revealed what blackjack can teach you about data science.
The company announced its development into the Middle East, following the growth of smart cities and interest in wearables.
Recruiting new staff for SMEs has always been too time-consuming, expensive and error-prone. The cost of making a bad hire is huge but businesses make them all the time. It’s become such a norm that we’ve all become immune to just how painful hiring is.