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Mayan Big Data and Predictive Analytics

by Doug Laney  |  December 18, 2012  |  3 Comments

To understand the significance of December 21, 2012 to the Mayans (and today’s mass media) it’s necessary to recognize and understand the Mayan numbering system, theology and astronomical prowess. First, the Mayan had two numbering systems which more-or-less are akin to our distinct decimal system for counting things, and our Gregorian system for counting dates. [...]

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