**The Algorithm that Runs the World Can Now Run More of It** - Jun 13, 2014.

The most important algorithm, used for optimizing almost everything, is linear programming. New advances allow linear programming problems to be solved faster using the new commercial parallel simplex solver.

Tags: Algorithms, FICO, Linear Programming, Optimization, Qi Huangfu, Simplex

**April 2014 Analytics, Big Data, Data Mining Acquisitions and Startups Activity** - May 8, 2014.

April 2014 acquisitions, startups, and company activity in Analytics, Big Data, Data Mining, and Data Science: Experfy, Dunnhumby, NexGraph, Fundbox, FICO, Gnip, Fliptop, InBloom, Jaspersoft, and more.

Tags: Acquisitions, dunnhumby, Experfy, FICO, Gnip, India, Jaspersoft, startups, Twitter

**Are Big Data and Privacy at odds? FICO Interview** - Apr 23, 2014.

We discuss privacy, FICO scores, balancing predictive power and non-discrimination, whether technology bringing big data and privacy closer, and most important privacy issues for FICO.

Tags: Andrew Jennings, Credit risk, FICO, Marketplace, Privacy

**FICO Livecast: Analytically Powered Applications Driving Success, Mar 27** - Mar 20, 2014.

Learn how the world leading companies are building and using analytically powered applications to be more responsive to their customers, presented by Forrester research and FICO.

Tags: Applications, Customer Analytics, Decision Management, FICO, Forrester

**How Deep Learning Analytics Mimic the Mind** - Mar 19, 2014.

There has been a lot of buzz surrounding the potential impact deep learning will have in the field of analytics. This post looks at the origins of deep learning.

Tags: Deep Learning, DeepMind, FICO, Fraud, Neural networks, Shallow Learning

**Evolution of Fraud Analytics – An Inside Story** - Mar 14, 2014.

The amazing analytic innovations in payment fraud prevention can be grouped into three major categories: large data-set modeling, sparse data-set modeling, and false-positive reductions - a view from the inside.

Tags: Anti-fraud, False positive, FICO, Fraud analytics, Neural networks, Payment fraud, Sparse data

**FICO: 20+ Years of Analytics Innovations to fight Fraud** - Mar 12, 2014.

FICO infographic shows 20+ years of analytics innovations protecting consumers from payments fraud. It highlights the most significant innovations in anti-fraud analytics for card payments, and offers interesting facts about payment fraud.

Tags: Analytics, FICO, Fraud, Fraud detection, Fraud prevention, Infographic, Innovation, Real-time

**The Data Mining Group releases PMML v4.2 Predictive Modeling Standard** - Feb 25, 2014.

The Data Mining Group, a vendor-led consortium of companies and organizations developing standards for statistical and data mining models, announced the general availability of version 4.2 of the Predictive Model Markup Language (PMML).

Tags: Data Mining Group, FICO, PMML v4.2, Predictive Modeling Standard