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Data Digest: Using Event Data, Open Source Myths, Unbiased Algorithms

Read these articles to learn how to manage disparate event data, bust major myths about open source software, and use improved algorithms to prevent bias.

Understanding Event Data

This article offers tips on integrating your event data to follow up on your leads and determine the ROI from your latest event.

Read more at Marketing Land

Busting Myths of Open Source

Open source has come a long way since being described as a "cancer," but suspicion still exists. This article busts the major misconceptions some have about open source.

Read more at Light Reading

Examining Bias in Algorithms Versus Humans

As long as humans program algorithms, there will be some bias present in the results. However, as this article explains, algorithms can also be used to spot bias and make large-scale improvements.

Read more at The Conversation

About the Author

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

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