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Predicting clicks in mobile advertising: An experiment

Introduction  Advertising is a multi-billion dollar industry that acts as a bridge between companies and their customers. While most people are conscious of the ads around them, they likely underestimate the power of those ads and the influence of advertising in general. Research suggests that simply making someone aware of products, events, and brands increases […]

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Scraping Rotten Tomatoes to Increase Movie Profits
INTRO Rotten Tomatoes has become one of the most influential sites for consumers when deciding which movie they...
Posted on February 21, 2018
Web-scraping reddit: Analyzing user behavior and top content from a marketing perspective
Introduction What is reddit? Some use it as an easily-accessible repository for cat pictures. Others use its news...
Mitchell Hung
Posted on February 21, 2018
Analyzing trends in the video Gaming Industry
Motivation: Within the last decade we have seen major shifts in the way games are dispensed to consumers....
Posted on February 21, 2018
Explanatory value of Exit Velocity data
Overview Beginning with the 2015 season, Major League Baseball began capturing and publishing Statcast data, which uses state...
Posted on February 20, 2018
Scraping Sephora and a Flask Querying Application
Photo by Eric Wüstenhagen Introduction For my scraping project, I decided to scrape product reviews from Sephora's website....
Ansel Andro Santos
Posted on February 20, 2018
Mushrooms
Mushroom: a fungal growth that typically takes the form of a domed cap on a stalk, often with...
Posted on February 20, 2018
Laptops market on BestBuy
You may have a bad time to buy a laptop. But did you ever think maybe laptop makers...
Posted on February 19, 2018
What are the most under-rated hiking destinations?
Project Goal: Using data collected from the web, apply exploratory data analysis to find hiking destinations that are...
Posted on February 19, 2018
Some Simple Observations of Used Cars on U.S. Market
This project aims to survey and observe some simple but interesting patterns based on the data collected for...
Posted on February 19, 2018
Find the best German Health Insurance Company
Introduction  Germany has 110 different statutory health insurance companies with different premium rates and different services features. Finding...
Posted on February 19, 2018
Holy ICO!
Initial Coin Offerings, commonly referred to as “ICOs”, have gained popularity over the last year.  ICOs are a...
Posted on February 19, 2018
Grades, Attraction, and Consumer Interest: Decoding Student Evaluations
Introduction For most of written history, professors have had almost sole control of the bully pulpit in higher...
Daniel Bubb
Posted on February 19, 2018
Beer Reviews: An Analysis
  For the web-scraping assignment I chose to indulge a hobby of mine: craft beers.  I'm a beer...
Posted on February 19, 2018
Dubai International Airport Flights Analysis - Kayak.com Scraping project
Dubai International Airport is the busiest airport of the year! Is it a blessing or a curse? As...
Fatima Hamdan
Posted on February 19, 2018