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Anomalies and Breaking Trends

Lecture no. 13 from the course: Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World

Anomalies and Breaking Trends

Taught by Professor Tim Chartier | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses

Sometimes it is the odd bit of data—the outlier in a sea of statistics—that is crucial to solving a mystery. See how sophisticated anomaly detection has led to a significant drop in credit card fraud. The same approach helps understand cultural trends that go viral.


July 16, 2018
Relevant to understanding today's news.