Kaggle

kaggle.com

Anthony Goldbloom

Palo Alto, CA USA

Today’s companies are collecting piles of data, but don’t have the ability to extract all its value. Kaggle hosts predictive modeling competitions, allowing these companies to open up their datasets to researchers and data hackers all over the world. The competition format drives participants to extract all the value in a data set. Kaggle competitions have never failed to outperform a pre-existing accuracy benchmark.