How do we maximize the perception and understanding of data on a minimal screen on a mobile device? The current blog aims to discuss some interesting areas of human perception, such as illusions. These areas are then relate these to the issues involved in displaying data on a mobile device to ensure that the real… Continue reading Challenge: optimising data presentation on a mobile device
What distinguishes Data Mining from other methods of exploring data, and what is its usefulness? Critics might say that if you torture the data enough, it will eventually confess! Computers contain lots of data, but people need help to turn this data into intelligence. As Frawley (1992) nicely puts it, "Computers have promised us a… Continue reading Data Mining – useful or not?