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IT Community Hears About Our Prediction For A SA Victory Over Scotland

October 1, 2015 at 10:38 AM

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The South African IT community read about our use of machine learning and predictive analytics to predict a victory for South Africa over Scotland in this weekend's Rugby World Cup match between the two teams. Read more here.

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