Usually, in the months before Apple’s big smartphone announcements, its iPhone sales fall off a cliff as people hold off buying a new handset until a shiny new device (or two) is announced. But new data shows that didn’t happen this time around in Europe. Show More Summary
Time and again at tech marketing conferences the subject of ad creative is neglected or not discussed at all. Sessions are devoted to targeting, big data, attribution and so on. But creative is rarely seriously talked about, though there is some discussion going here in New York at Ad Week. Often the people who want […]
LinkedIn does more than help find sales leads or job candidates: It's also a Rosetta stone for corporate hierarchies. LinkedIn enjoys one big advantage against competitors Facebook and Twitter: It's the social network people can use at work. Show More Summary
By Stone Fox Capital: Splunk (NASDAQ:SPLK), a big data software firm, is another prime example of how price matters to fast-growing tech stocks. After a huge run in 2013, which culminated in a gain of over 300% at the peak in March 2014, the stock plunged over 60% in just a few months. Show More Summary
Apple's HealthKit platform, which gives developers the ability to tap into the health and fitness data its devices collect, is a big part of iOS 8. But this week, some users are reporting that their HealthKit data has been lost. On Sunday, a user posted a report to the Apple Support Communities forum indicating that data being shared with the MyFitnessPal app had disappeared:
Today’s data from China and Japan provides further evidence that the emerging signs of a growth spurt at home will remain unsupported by weakness abroad. This may not be a big deal for U.S. economic growth, but it could become a challenge for the corporate earnings picture.
Hardly any echnology trend these days is drawing more attention than the Big Data trend. And, when talking Big Data, the subject of Hadoop comes up, as it remains the star open source framework for drawing insights from large data sets. Show More Summary
Big data company Cloudera could always use extra talent as it challenges competitors and database giants. It sounds like that's what's going down with the DataPad acquisition.
Thanks to technology, banks are on the cutting edge of the big data trend, crunching billions of data points per day. But what are banks and financial institutions actually doing with your data?
But smaller biotechs Clovis Oncology and Exelixis also benefit from the big boys' data.
PSU Transportation Seminar When: Friday, October 3, 12-1 p.m. Where: Room 204 of the Distance Learning Center Wing of the Urban Center at PSU Speaker: Mohja L. Rhoads, South Bay Cities Council of Governments Topic: Using “big data” for...Show More Summary
Hey Oliver, just wanted to let you know that I’m enjoying everything you guys have been putting out lately. Thanks a billion, Nancy. Ok moving on from my personal love note to the LA duo Oliver, their remix of Big Data is hand clap heaven as in this track is gonna make you want to […]
Facebook claims its new ad server will target ads on websites and mobile browsers more accurately than Google's DoubleClick. But the big, public ad agency it's partnering with says it's more…
Facebook announced today that they are re-launching Atlas, a ‘people-based marketing’ tool. Advertising Facebook Atlas demographics analytics big data analytics
Today’s Smart World recap features a miniscule battery-free chip, a TV that tracks your health, expectations for Big Data powering the erection of smart buildings, and upgraded platforms for the Internet of Things developers. For those who missed last week’s Smart … Continue reading ?
We recently looked at how much a household would need to earn in order to be in the top 1% of the income distribution in each state. Now, we found that cutoff for the 20 largest US cities. We used data from the Minnesota Population Center's...Show More Summary
Now that the analytics craze is settling down, the technology is starting to trickle down from the tech firms and global enterprises at the bleeding edge into more traditional parts of the market like the healthcare sector, where the potential … Continue reading ?
One of the most talked about Big Data projects in the last year or so has been the BRAIN initiative in the US. It was prompted by the incredible advances that are being made in technologies to image and manipulate neural activity optically. Show More Summary
Click Here to Subscribe via iTunes Click Here to Subscribe via RSS Feed (non-iTunes feed) Click here to download the episode (right click “save as”) http://traffic.libsyn.com/futureofworkpodcast/guy.mp3 The one stat you need to know...Show More Summary
Corners of the internet have been abuzz about the arrival of Ello, an ad-free and privacy-respecting alternative to Facebook and other big social networks. Their bold manifesto unambiguously rejects selling user data to advertisers.Show More Summary