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Beautiful Data by Toby Segaran, Jeff Hammerbacher

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Index

A note on the digital index

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A

A Business Intelligence System (Luhn), A Business Intelligence System
accessibility, Specific Challenges to Data Collection
accuracy of data, Length of survey, Designing trust
ACID model of database transactions, The Challenge
action points, A Business Intelligence System
action research, Beyond the Data Warehouse
Amazon Dynamo system, Amazon's Dynamo
anchoring, 10. Data Isn't Free from the Eye of the Beholder
Argus portal, New Tools and Applied Research
asymmetry of risk-taking, What Data Doesn't Do
asynchronous data collection, Asynchronous data collection
author identification of corpus data, Author Identification (Stylometry)
Autonomy Corporation, Beyond the Data Warehouse
Azure SDS, Microsoft Azure SDS

B

base rate fallacy, 6. Probability Isn't Intuitive
best-effort approach to database transactions, The Challenge
biases in interpretation of data, What Data Doesn't Do, 10. Data Isn't Free from the Eye of the Beholder
BigTable system, Google's BigTable
binary data, To Pack or Not to Pack
BitTorrent, BitTorrent
Bradley, Providing the Raw Data Back to the Notebook
brains, Libraries and Brains
Brants, Natural Language Corpus Data
browser compatibility, Accommodating ...

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