Data Science for Context-based User Privacy

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In a world of rapid technological change, both the miniaturization and the growing distribution of inexpensive sensing/computing technologies presents a worrisome condition whereby technologies disseminate user information with greater stealth, in greater volume, often without the permission or the awareness of the user.  Now, machine learning partners with the user to advance intuitive mobile permission-ing based on expected user preferences across a variety of contexts.

Game Theory Applications in Data Science

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Emerging over the past century, the theory of strategic games has found increasing relevance across the fields of economics, political science, biology, psychology, computer science, operations research and decision analytics. This article provides a brief summary of the main concepts of game theory within their historical context. Using this foundation, we then explore game theory’s most relevant applications and their implications within the fields of data science and decision analytics.