Another week has ended and its time for a bit 'o buli, as in Liv Buli, who as Data Journalist for Pandora's Next Big Sound has the bestest job title ever. Each week she steps away from the stats to share her version on 5 Bullet Fridays for the music...
Whether you’re on a tight mobile data plan or just don’t like apps updating themselves without your permission, auto-updating apps on Android can be a real annoyance. Apps can push out updates at any time, and if they’re big contentShow More Summary
Big Data is hardly new at this point — nor has it wrought anywhere near its potential effects on many companies and institutions insulated by inertia and red tape. A summer program at the University of Washington called Data Science for Good shows that fresh eyes and good code can make more in 10 weeks than some have done in as many years. Read More
Two Carnegie Mellon professors underline the importance to publishers of collecting data that tracks customer behavior.
As big companies race to build oversize data networks, communities are finding that the giant buildings can operate with only about 30 people.
As scientists around the globe join efforts to understand brain function, we enter the era of Big Data and stir up debate on how science is done and how it can affect us all.
HPE’s Big Data Conference in Boston, Massachusett […]
by Angela Guess A new press release out of the company reports, “Redis Labs, the home of Redis, today announced it was named a leader in the ‘The Forrester Wave: Big Data NoSQL, Q3 2016,’ report by Forrester Research. Redis Labs Enterprise...Show More Summary
Wells Fargo’s Christopher Harris has an update on ETF inflows for the week ended Aug. 24, parsing data from Morningstar. The big news? A big slowdown in the cash flowing into U.S. ETFs.
Photo by CogdogBlog Note from Beth: I was lucky enough to get an advanced copy of Data Driven Nonprofits by Steve Maclaughlin (launching Sept. 6th so stay tuned) and so data and nonprofits has been on my brain. So when colleague, Cheryl Contee reached out an idea for this post, I could not resist! … Read More
Melissa Quinn Politics, A big problem. Consumers in 19 states will see increases to their health insurance rates, most in the double digits, for 2017, according to publicly available data filed with state insurance regulators. Since...Show More Summary
According to recent data, Amazon's net revenue for 2015 was over $100 billion in the U.S. alone. And I'm only responsible for half of that. It's an online retail powerhouse for a reason. It offers convenient shipping options, low prices, and a selection of virtually everything you've ever wanted...
Intuit will announce new developers and new data services for small business owners at its Quickbooks Connect conference
Big companies are paying big money for pros who can protect their data from security breaches. And we’ve got just the thing to get your foot in the door of this lucrative industry.
Big Data software company Splunk beat earnings forecasts for the seventh quarter in a row and hiked its outlook for 2016, but shares fell 6 percent in after-hours trading.
EXCLUSIVE: Enterprise software company SAP is acquiring Altiscale, a startup that offers a cloud-based version of the Hadoop open-source software for storing, processing, and analyzing lots of different kinds of data, VentureBeat has learned. News of the deal should be announced in the next few weeks. The deal could be valued above $125 million. The investors […]
China Telecom, the state owned fixed-line operator, has released its latest five-year plan detailing the company’s move into emerging markets. The change comes as China Mobile, the state owned mobile operator, starts to encroach on China Telecom’s business. Show More Summary
The latest development from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) is a breakthrough we can all get excited about. A new wireless technology promises to more than triple Wi-Fi data speeds, and also double its reach. Show More Summary