The First Data Scientist on the Evolution of Data Science | SmartData Collective

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Norman Nie was not surprised by the accurate predictions of the presidential election results from Nate Silver and others.

Carla Gentry CSPO‘s insight:

So Nie became the first “data scientist,” I would argue. The term has been used recently to describe the new generation of data massagers and miners, emerging first at Web-based companies that were, to borrow a phrase, “burdened with immense data files

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