On Friday afternoons, young American males who buy diapers (nappies) also have a predisposition to buy beer. No one had predicted that result, so no one would ever have even asked the question in the first place. Hence, this is an excellent example of the difference between data mining and querying.
… subscription media, because even that business model depends on advertising revenue to break even. Media might survive as celebrity gossip and political extremism and troll forums. But that’s not the future as much as it is the anti-future. A thriving media is vital to democracy, freedom, and equality. So we’re all better off if the industry rises to this challenge.
…ard — after all we are a consultancy — but I found that it delivers better results in the long run. We are firm believers in our expertise and approaches. But things exist in this world which we don’t know and we address those openly whenever they touch one of our projects. Especially in a young, super-interdisciplinary field like ours, nobody with any sense of reality expects you to know everything.