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How do you estimate the proportion of bogus accounts on Facebook?

Facebook has 800MM users. Out of these 800MM "users", how many are duplicate (or triplicate), fake, dummy, inactive, decoy, stolen IDs, non…

Started by Capri in General Technical Questions

11 Jul 24, 2012
Reply by Lynne Mysliwiec

Can predictive analytics and mining of social media data help stop the explosion in the health care costs?

Maybe using healthcare crowdsourcing. I could see people turning to social media and online forums to obtain medical help and advice, and e…

Started by Capri in Data Mining Software

1 Apr 18, 2012
Reply by Milorad Krneta

Macy's thinks that their customers are innumerate

Or maybe they use faulty calculator: 30% + 10% off of $500 results in a new price of $300, not $315 as advertised by Macy's (see ad below).…

Started by Capri in Miscellaneous

8 Nov 1, 2015
Reply by Ben August

Statisticians Crack the Scratch Lottery Code | Wired

  Is the apparent randomness of the scratch ticket just a facade, a mathematical lie?Photo: John Midgley Mohan Srivastava, a geological s…

Started by Capri in Data Mining Software

0 Feb 13, 2011


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