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Big Data Science Opportunities in Retail

Machine learning seems to be at the forefront of everyone’s mind. The buzz at NRF Retail’s BIG Show 2017 was no different. See what we learned about the intersection of retail and machine learning. Machine learning, combined with strong datasets…

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What We’ve Learned About Gender Equality

Having more women in the room is powerful. Whether as engineers, board members, or VCs and more, increased gender diversity in technology is good ethics and good business. For example, increasing women’s participation on boards significantly improves financial performance. Women working…

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iMerit & Anudip Honored for Social Entrepreneurship

On October 9th, in Milpitas, CA, The Indians for Collective Action (ICA) honored Radha and Dipak Basu for their work developing IT and social entrepreneurship in India. The award recognized the Basus’ work with NetHope, Jhumki Basu Foundation, Anudip Foundation,…

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Meet the Data Experts: In Conversation

Last week, we introduced four of iMerit Metiabruz’s data experts. This week, we delve deeper in to their stories, and get a glimpse of iMerit from their eyes. How did you first become interested in iMerit? Rukhsar: I would always…

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Is Skill Training the Key to Digital Inclusion?

New technologies, more inclusion It feels as if new and diverse technologies are continually arising (and in some cases disappearing). In some parts of the world, new technology brings excitement and an easier way of life. In others, new technologies…

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How Did We Get to the Self-Driving Car?

In 1885 Karl Benz invented the first true automobile. Later that year, he took it out for the first public test drive and crashed it into a wall. Since then, for the last 130 years engineers have been working to…

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Analyzing Sentiment in Metiabruz: What Training Looks Like

Get a behind-the-scenes view from John Simpson, iMerit’s 2015-16 AIF Clinton Fellow. I catch the 42B bus from Lake Gardens to Metiabruz in the morning, feeling every bump in the road as the bus bounces along. People jump on, people…

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