Archive for February, 2015

How to make your bank the envy of the Peppered Moth

February 27, 2015

Ever sat down for a chat with a Peppered Moth? Prior to the Industrial Revolution, the Peppered Moth flourished in the forests of England. Well, the light-colored ones did. They alit on tree trunks and blended in. Life wasn’t so easy for their dark-colored siblings. They struck such a contrast with the surrounding trees that they [...]

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Big versus other data

February 10, 2015

If numbers can make you look smart, it should stand to reason that big numbers can make you look super smart. But then, looks can deceive. Don’t get me wrong. I hardly need enumerate the virtues of big data. It reveals behaviors, preferences, and predilections on a mass scale. All of which are useful. But [...]

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