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Swatch announces to make Batteries with Unmatched Storage Capacity

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Harrison Ford returns to Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner Sequel

The Science Behind The Dress

The Science Behind The Dress

Star Trek's Renaissance Man Leonard Nimoy, dead at 83

Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek's Renaissance Man, Dead at 83

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Tom Davenport's Guide to Big Data

Tom Davenport's Guide to Big Data Big Data at Work: Dispelling the Myths, Uncovering the Opportunities, is a new book from Tom Davenport, a veteran observer of the data analysis scene. It’s a required reading for managers that need a straightforward,...

Mar 3 2014, 8:31am CST

Big Data Goes To The Oscars And Other Friday Stories Back in the last century, there was nothing I loved more than the Oscar ceremony. My first job as a journalist was reviewing movies (my first was Magnum Force, so that tells you how long ago it was). Today, if it’s not...

Feb 28 2014, 10:36am CST

Big Data Bypasses C-Suite Everywhere you turn today it seems like someone is hawking something to do with big data—today’s corporate “must have”. It seems that all the buzz and hype usually gets down to some very tactical application/outcome...

Feb 25 2014, 11:11am CST

'The Buyers Arrive' -- A Round-Up Of Strata 2014 In Santa Clara

'The Buyers Arrive' -- A Round-Up Of Strata 2014 In Santa Clara Strata, like any O’Reilly Media conference, will always celebrate the power of raw technology, the speeds and feeds. But this year, based on the keynotes, the vendors, and the attendees it is clear that Strata is...

Feb 13 2014, 10:21pm CST

Top 10 Big Data Pure-Plays 2014

Top 10 Big Data Pure-Plays 2014 Wikibon published today the “Big Data Vendor Revenue and Market Forecast 2013-2017” report which lists more than 70 big data vendors with total 2013 revenues of $18.6 billion, growing at an annual rate of 58%. Here are...

Feb 11 2014, 7:00pm CST

Why Google Can Not Run The World: Wisdom = Data + Experience

Why Google Can Not Run The World: Wisdom = Data + Experience Google’s purchase of Nest moves it one step further into the Internet of Things and a completely connected world. There’s no doubt that data-driven decisions can make homes more energy efficient. There’s no doubt about...

Feb 5 2014, 10:06am CST

A Big Data POV for the C-Suite

A Big Data POV for the C-Suite By Wes Nichols, Co-Founder & CEO, MarketShare | Twitter As “Big Data” continues to mature from hype and techno-jargon to operational reality, business leaders must ask themselves two key...

Feb 4 2014, 5:00am CST

New Ways For Turning Data Into Dollars Now

New Ways For Turning Data Into Dollars Now By Scott Cameron, Andrew Pickersgill, Rob Turtle Big Data is transforming the way companies do business.  But many firms are finding that it requires significant investments of time and money before seeing the value. ...

Jan 15 2014, 7:21am CST

Bringing Unstructured Data Into D&B Products

Bringing Unstructured Data Into D&B Products Business data stalwart Dun & Bradstreet has been delivering business intelligence to corporations for well over 100 years but until now that information was made up from highly structured data – market analytics,...

Jan 14 2014, 11:26am CST

IBM's Watson Could Help Turn Big Data Buzz Into Business

IBM's Watson Could Help Turn Big Data Buzz Into Business It has been said that the Internet is like all the world’s books gathered in one place, then thrown indiscriminately on the floor. Add to this pile the even greater amounts of knowledge hidden behind locked doors,...

Jan 12 2014, 11:06am CST