Use of big data analysis can help reduce city coronavirus panic and point way forward – South China Morning Post

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During the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, information technology can play a major role not only in reducing public panic but also in forecasting trends in the epidemic through big data analysis.

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How information technology helps in the time of epidemic – China Daily

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Through sharing more information with greater transparency, health authorities around the world can assure the public that the situation is under control.

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為下一場疫情未雨綢繆 – 信報財經新聞, StartUpBeat

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新型冠狀病毒肺炎全球新增確診病例由2月5日的高峰,近日似乎稍有回落的趨勢。與過往疫情發展明顯不同的是,今次資訊透明度相當高,這有賴多個政府和國際組織以互動地圖儀表板(Interactive Map Dashboard),把最新疫情上載。例如香港政府的「新型冠狀病毒感染──香港最新情況」,除了重要的數字外,其他如確診病例、家居檢疫大廈的名單也一一列出,還有疫情趨勢圖等,方便大眾了解形勢。 繼續閱讀

The key to startup success – ejinsight

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Unicorns are rare. American research firm CB Insights tracked more than 1,100 technology startups which raised their first seed funds from 2008 to 2010, and found that less than half could secure a second round of financing, and that the startup numbers continued to decline with each round. Only 15 percent of the firms could get the fourth round of financing. Meanwhile, there were only 12 companies that could become unicorns, names such as Uber and Airbnb.

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