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That Time Keen Helped NASA Identify an Archiving Bug

NASA rocket scientist , Dr. Jeff Norris gave the closing keynote at KeenCon, and we were already kind of freaking out because it was seriously the best talk we’ve heard maybe EVER. But then he went ahead and just broke our brains completely when he surprised us with a demo of Mars rover image data in Keen IO. Dr. Norris used […]

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Photos and Videos from KeenCon 2014!

Here are all of the photos and videos from KeenCon for your viewing pleasure! You can view all of the photos on our Facebook page. Thank you to everyone who helped make our very first conference so completely awesome. See you in 2015! Unlocking the Data you Didn’t Even Know you Had, John Sheehan Bayesian Statistics as a […]

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Data-Informed Product Design

Rose Broome, Co-Founder and CEO of HandUp spoke at KeenCon about Data-Informed Product Design. Data is powerful, but it can also be dangerous. It’s important to consider how, when, and where you use your data. From creating a data culture to identifying when data lies, Rose walks us through the best way to use our data with a few […]

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KeenCon 2014: John Sheehan, Runscope

John Sheehan, co-founder and CEO of Runscope spoke at KeenCon about “Unlocking the Data You Didn’t Even Know You Had”. Data is everywhere, but some of the most valuable data is hidden in plain sight. How can we read between the lines to extract insight from these hidden data sources? About John Sheehan John Sheehan is an API fanatic with […]

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Using Data to Improve Built Environment

Not many people are cognizant of it, but the world of software has long taken cues from the field of architecture. Much of the vocabulary, even the idea of design patterns is inspired by the work of architects. Software is changing how people interact with the world on a day to day basis, but even […]

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APIs of Things

Hugo Fiennes, CEO and Co-Founder of ElectricImp spoke at KeenCon about the APIs of Things. The Internet of Things is here, and with it comes a variety of challenges for product designers, electrical engineers, programmers, and just about everyone involved. Hugo’s talk focuses on some of the important, and often overlooked, differences between designing APIs for Things and designing them […]

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Bayesian Statistics as a Way to Integrate Intuition and Data

  John D. Cook spoke at KeenCon to talk to us about Bayesian Statistics as a Way to Integrate Intuition and Data. This is a mathematical framework for expressing what you believe, including your uncertainty, and rationally updating your beliefs as data become available. About John D. Cook John D. Cook is an independent consultant in applied math […]

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An Interview with Jen Carlile, Co-Founder of Flux

Jen Carlile, Co-Founder of Flux will speak at KeenCon about using data to improve the build environment. When she’s not spending her time reimagining building design for a more sustainable future she is cooking and experimenting in the kitchen. (Jen, will you please invite us over for dinner?!) In our 5 question interview, Jen tells us about what she […]