This is an interesting article about how science will use online-gaming to solve some of sciences most difficult questions. Players think they are just solving puzzles.
This is a nice post by Socketware. It provides a nice overview of a few machine learning algorithms.
- Recommendation Mining
- Document Clustering
- Document Classification
- Frequent Itemset Mining
A great article on data science appeared in the New York Times over the weekend. It is worth your time to read it.