I love big data when it’s used for good. Remember a few years ago when the public was asked to solve puzzles for science?
Over the past 6 years, Foldit players have designed a number of impressive proteins from scratch, and in the process have revealed some important discoveries about protein design.
Data collection via an emoji response system has helped sports stadiums to reduce lines, retail chains to improve customer service.
So maybe it shouldn’t be surprising that some former Google engineers are using artificial intelligence and big data to help your employer make you happier.
It uses emails and text messages to “nudge” individual employees into small actions that advance the larger goal.
Need a nudge?