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Data Digest: Social Engineering Attacks, Pokémon Glitches, Data Science Skills

Learn 3 ways to protect your enterprise from a social engineering attack, what the success of Pokémon Go can teach us about app development, and what skills and knowledge come under a data scientist’s responsibility.

Protect Yourself from Social Engineering Hacks

Even if you have the most sophisticated cybersecurity defense system, your enterprise is still vulnerable to a social engineering attack. This article reviews what defines a social engineering hack and how to best prevent it.

Read more at Information Age

Why Pokemon Go Has Captured Hearts Despite Being a Mess

The recent release of Pokemon Go has swept away either you or someone you know. It's proof that technical polish isn't always necessary for a product's success. This article explains why an app with so many glitches and issues is being played by millions.

Read more at ADT Mag

Understanding Data Scientists from their Perspective

Before you hire someone to do the hottest job of 2016, it would be prudent to read what sort of skills newly trained data scientists are recommended to have. This article is a comprehensive guide to common skills and tasks for data scientists.


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Quint Turner is an editorial intern at TDWI and an undergraduate English student at Skidmore College. Follow his blog at

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