I have competed grading of Assignment #5 and entered the final grades to Gradebook and TUPortal. You should be able to check yours now at MIS Community Gradebook (http://community.mis.temple.edu/gradebook) and tomorrow (Dec 18) at TUPortal (http://tuportal.temple.edu).
Please be advised that the final grades are firm and final. Under no circumstances will the grades be changed. I will not respond to any request for a higher grade or extra credits.
I would like to sincerely thank you for your hard work and contribution to my class. This semester was one of the best thanks to all of you! I very much appreciate it.
If you’d like to keep in touch with me, you can connect with me via LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/minspang.
Once again, thank you, and I wish the best of luck in your continued studies, career, and future endeavors.
Firms Replacing Derivatives Traders with Algorithms – Bloomberg (http://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/b/47459f6d-644e-4db4-bf14-84be53c81b40)
Robot Journalists – The Daily Show (http://www.cc.com/video-clips/fh76l0/the-daily-show-with-trevor-noah-robot-journalists)
Self-Driving Truck Makes First Shipment – CNNMoney (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wOPwq8WZB6c)
Technology Kills Middle Class Jobs – AP (http://www.usatoday.com/media/cinematic/video/1857519/ap-analysis-technology-kills-middle-class-jobs/)
Exam #3 will be on Thursday, Dec 8 at 5:30pm in-class. Exam #3 will NOT be cumulative.
On Dec 1, we will have a review session for Exam #3.
Your unofficial letter grades are updated with Assignment #4 and in-class exercises. https://community.mis.temple.edu/gradebook/
JPMorgan Algorithm Knows You’re a Rogue Employee – Bloomberg (https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-04-08/jpmorgan-algorithm-knows-you-re-a-rogue-employee-before-you-do)
Predicting Performance from Psychometric Profiles – Hudson Global (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HayEzc8klds)
Predictive Policing – NBC News (http://www.nbcnews.com/video/nightly-news/44214509)
Retailers’ Predictions – The New York Times (http://nyti.ms/N7lm9v)
The unofficial letter grades were updated with Exam #2 and Assignment #3 at https://community.mis.temple.edu/gradebook/.
You can complete this assignment on Nov 3 class after Exam #2.
- Wed, Oct 26 – 1 – 5pm
- Thurs, Oct 27 – 1 – 5pm
- Fri, Oct 28 – noon – 4:30pm
Please drop by my office if you need help or have question!
Due to out-of-town trips for conferences, I have updated the syllabus with a new schedule and assignment due dates for the rest of the semester.
This guide will be reviewed on this Thursday’s class.
Exam #2 is scheduled on Thursday, Nov 3 at 5:30 – 6:10 PM. It will be in the same format with Exam #1 – 30 multiple-choice questions.
A review session will be on Thursday, Oct. 27.
Data’s Credibity Problem – HBR (https://hbr.org/2013/12/datas-credibility-problem)
Austerity’s Spreadsheet Error – Colbert Report (http://thecolbertreport.cc.com/videos/dcyvro/austerity-s-spreadsheet-error)
JP Morgan London Whale Swallows $2B – CBS (http://www.cbsnews.com/news/jpmorgan-chase-london-whale-swallows-2b/)
London Whale the Result of an Error Using Excel – Business Insider (http://www.businessinsider.com/excel-partly-to-blame-for-trading-loss-2013-2)
Sources of Dirty Data – YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h12MQ3d1Z1Y)