Greg Bolcer, CDO Bitvore

Greg is a serial entrepreneur who has founded three angel and VC-funded companies. He's been involved at an early stage or as an advisor to at least half a dozen more. Greg has a PhD and BS in Information and Computer Sciences from UC Irvine and a MS from USC.
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Recent Posts

Save Time and Your Sanity by Using Machine Learning to Curate Business News for You

There's a more intelligent way to capture critical business news that you depend on in your job. Keeping your whole team well-informed, up-to-date, and on the same page with critical information [...]

More on Data 'Signals' and How They Can Benefit You

Bitvore has a complex and exhaustive system for identifying critical information in news. We look at 1M or more individual news stories per day and analyze them with our battery of AI models, [...]

Death, Taxes and ... Data

Recently, a friend added to a well-known phrase by saying that there's nothing certain in this world except death, taxes ... and data. The intersection of taxes and big data is a topic we take [...]

Which Economic Sectors Generate the Most News with Financial Impact?

 

During a typical month, we analyze between 8-10 million news articles at Bitvore. Many are nearly identical duplicates. An even larger quantity contains repetitive news simply put out by [...]

Uncovering Investment Opportunities by Analyzing City Population and Debt Level

One warning sign we look for when analyzing municipal bond data is the total debt of a city in relation to its total population. Most of our customers don't find small cities with a small amount [...]

What Does the End of Q4 Mean For News?

Every end of month and every end of quarter, we get a spike of critical business information.  Take a look at the hour-by-hour breakdown of the end of Q2, July 31st, 2018.

The Lesson In Data Science Experiments That Don't Go as Planned

Sometimes data science isn't the easiest thing in the world.  For some projects, just getting the data to the point it can be analyzed can take hours, days, weeks, or months.  Imagine the [...]

Using Artificial Intelligence for News Topic Observations

At Bitvore, we do a lot of rule-based, statistical, and artificial intelligence/deep learning, natural language processing on news articles. We've processed over a billion individual news articles [...]

Color Us Curious: Why So Many Data Scientists Are Leaving Their Jobs

We had to admit, we were a little curious at Bitvore when we saw the title of this article from House of Bots, by Kimberly Cook: "Why So Many Data Scientists are Leaving Their Jobs, 4 Most [...]

Business and Sentiment Analysis Reveals U.S. in the Lead with AI Over China

Artificial Intelligence ("AI") gets a lot of press. It's the new floor wax and dessert topping. It's a cure for all of our ills and the root of all economic disenfranchisement.