usama fayyad

  • Yahoo’s Former Chief Data Officer On Their $800 Million Mistake (TCTV)

    Yahoo’s Former Chief Data Officer On Their $800 Million Mistake (TCTV)

    Dr. Usama Fayyad has worn several hats at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab, Microsoft, his startups DigiMine and DMX, and of course, at Yahoo where he was their Chief Data Officer for four years. It’s a rich resume with one unifying theme: data. Few people have spent as much time as Fayyad ruminating on this one subject. From finding volcanoes on Venus to creating better algorithms for… Read More