Big data is not just about scaling your data analytics processing platforms to keep up with the onslaught of new information. Just as important, big data is about bringing together your best and brightest minds—your data scientists—and giving them the tools they need to interactively and
Data journalist? Something about that nouveau term feels a bit pretentious—and unnecessary.
Every journalist is a “data journalist” of one sort or another, in the same way that every scientist is at heart a “data scientist” (see this blog for my take on the latter). After all, the core function of