Data Detectives

How Data Can Help You Make Better Gut Decisions

Watch consumers and competitors. And then go with your gut.

In Chicago, Using Data, Not Drama, to Combat Crime

My city is suffering from a surge in gun violence, much of it centered on a relatively small group of gang members concentrated in relatively small geographic areas. Using advanced analytics and smarter policing, the city can now identify and counterprogram against the worst of the worst

What IBM's Watson Found After Analyzing 'Game of Thrones' Characters

IBM's Watson assessed the personalities of the characters in the Game of Thrones books. Here's what it learned.