Big banks are pushing for new agreements on the customer data they share with technology start-ups like Mint and Betterment.
Splunk Inc. and New Relic Inc., a pair of companies that offer specialized big data analytics, have decided their services can work better if married together. To that end, they’ve just announced a strategic alliance to make it happen. Show More Summary
Right now, Mint SIM has an amazing deal on high-speed 4G LTE data in the U.S.! In the U.S., between the Big Four carriers, it's become a game of race to the top — with that top being unlimited data. But most people don't need unlimited data. Show More Summary
Data doesn't sound very sexy, but it's driving job growth in record numbers and is quickly finding its way into every aspect of business. It can also pay big bucks, if you know what you're doing.
After last week's surprise draw (but big build at Cushing), API reports a bigger than expected crude (and Cushing) build and bigger than expected draw in Gasoline inventories. For now, both WTI and RBOB kneejerked higher but WTI faded...Show More Summary
Connecting the dots is more important than ever.
Subway cars and platforms in the Big Apple are becoming increasingly violent, according to new NYPD data. Felony assaults in the subway system were up 16 percent in February compared with the same month a year ago, from 19 to 22, the numbers show. There have been 88 felony assaults for the year through Sunday,...
In 2015, Hitachi Data Systems Corp. made a play in the big data game with the acquisition of Pentaho. The merger brought together a first-class data integration and business analytics company using an open-source-based platform and added...Show More Summary
Researchers have seen big progress in reducing HIV transmission from mother to child, according to the latest data compiled by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In a report published in JAMA Pediatrics, scientists found that in 2013, 69 babies were born with the virus in the U.S., compared to 216 in 2002.…
Improving traffic safety, better health services and environmental benefits - Big Data experts see a wide range of possibilities for advanced image analysis and recognition technology.
But the numbers for print books are not due to e-books gaining or waning in popularity. Instead, they're due to events beyond booksellers' control – like Brexit, the U.S. election (and its result), and, in Ireland, the popularity of 2016 titles marking 100 years since the Easter Rising.
Social networks are publicly recognizing a responsibility to restrict third-party data surveillance, but it's a challenging role. The post Facebook's Big 'First Step' to Crack Down on Surveillance appeared first on WIRED.
Big data is a term that gets thrown around quite a lot in conversation, but for good reasons. It is making a big splash in the business world, acting as a harbinger of the new high-tech age. The real estate industry was not as overly quick to embrace the winds of change, but at this point, the shift is visible on the face of the property landscape...
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “iguazio is demonstrating its groundbreaking continuous analytics solution at Strata + Hadoop World. Designed to help enterprises solve big data operational challenges and generate...Show More Summary
By MATTHEW HOLT One of the more interesting companies playing in the analytics space is Ayasdi. We’ve featured them at Health 2.0 a couple of times, but at HIMSS I got a chance to talk a little more in depth with chief medical officer Francis Campion about exactly how they parse apart huge numbers of
We live in an era of fake news, alternative facts, hyperbole, and doublespeak. This is compounded further by the 24-hour news cycle that can leave us utterly exasperated. In trying to keep up with the near constant release of information,...
LinkedIn and Zillow crunched data to determine where health-care workers can find big salaries and affordable housing.
Cloudera CEO Tom Riley and Thomson Reuters VP of R&D Khalid Al-Kofahi discuss big data's role in chasing down leads, verifying sources, and determining what's newsworthy. Continue reading Becoming smarter about credible news.
Vijay Narayanan explains how cloud, data, and artificial intelligence are accelerating the genomic revolution. Continue reading Big data, AI, the genome and everything.