Jan Brooijmans

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Business Intelligence and Analytics

Hands-On with Zoho Reports<p>New Era of Analytics: Combine the Best of Mind and Machine<p>Taming the Wild West of Self-Service Data Preparation<p>Unrivaled …

We have a data problem, and it’s delaying the future

The promise of continued innovation hangs on our ability to make data freely accessible to the people and teams who are driving towards the future. Companies everywhere are disrupting their own industries with mobile, agile, DevOps, and of course the cloud. But this is the Information Age and the …

Look at all the amazing things AI can (and can’t yet) do for lawyers

Robot lawyers have been getting so much attention lately that AI-and-law thought leaders believe we have reached peak hype. Journalists have responded by toning down their headlines to better manage expectations. For example, last month the <i>New York Times</i> ran an article titled, “A.I. Is Doing Legal …

IBM Watson: A doctor's digital assistant

This six-part series about IBM Watson will explore how cognitive computing is impacting fields as diverse as finance, education and security. The …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Bitcoin: de nieuwste ontwikkelingen [infographic]

Er zijn meerdere goede redenen om je aan te sluiten bij het alsmaar groeiende netwerk van Bitcoin-gebruikers. De waas van geheimzinnigheid waarin …

Why we should not fear AI. Yet

<i>Nigel Shadbolt, professor of artificial intelligence at the University of Southampton and cofounder of the Open Data Institute, will be debating the</i> …

Silicon Roundabout, het Europese antwoord op Silicon Valley &IntoConnection Esri Nederland http://www.bnr.nl/intoconnection/654518-1502/intoconnection-vlog-de-startups-uit-londen-die-je-zeker-in-de-gaten-moet-houden

Step into the dark fantasy worlds of artist Nicolas Delort

It all started with <i>Dragon Ball Z</i>.<p>When he was young, Nicolas Delort's friends were watching the anime and collecting the cards, but he fell in love with the black-and-white manga that inspired it all. "Akira Toriyama's ink work is so clean, precise, and elegant and I spent a lot of time tracing, at …

From the pervasive web to the merging of online and offline shopping, <b>Tom Goodwin</b> shares his thoughts on the future changes marketers face<p>• Digital must be applied at the core of business to be truly effective<p>It’s that time of year again; office parties, colder evenings and next year’s trend …

New to Data Analytics? Here’s 3 Simple Steps For Getting Started

Since I got involved in the big data and analytics world a few years ago, I’ve become the person that friends come to (and refer their friends to) …

Evernote Helped Organize Your Notes. Now It Wants To Organize Your Desk

The digital note-taking company unveils a new line of laptop, tablet, and monitor stands made from plywood.<p>It’s been a year since Evernote declared a cease-fire between pen and digital, and in that time, the company has put its brand on a bevy of physical goods, including Post-it Notes, Moleskine …

The best places to live

<b>A data-driven ranking of the most liveable cities</b><p>NOT New York nor Paris nor Tokyo. Urbanites in Britain’s former dominions should count themselves …

Just How Big Is the Big Data Market?

There is a very high level of interest and hype surrounding “analytics,” “Big Data,” and business intelligence (BI) that is leading to a slew of …

Big Data

This Backpack Vaporizes Your Data And Puts You Behind A Smokescreen

Designer Ji Won Jun designed a wearables prototype that nods to privacy concerns.<p>One unintended consequence of wearable tech is that our data gets a lot more vulnerable. Physical contact and a swipe of a Google Glass may become an opportunity to steal everything from social media logins to credit …

Néfos Pendant by MyYour

Nefos is a cloud chandelier that provide a fun light source both inside the home and outdoors in garden spaces or patios.<p>Suspend your cloud and let …

Connecting Your Data, Systems People

Everyone on the same page, all the time.<p>Run the business from your phone.<p>Domo explained.<p>Domo brings together data, systems, and people for a …

Big Data Startup Frrole Raises $245K Angel Round, As Crowdfunding Platforms Seek Growth In India

Frrole, a big data startup that specializes in Twitter-based analytics, has raised $245K in Angel funding from investors including Sharad Sharma (former head of Yahoo! R&D centre in india), Google’s India MD Rajan Anandan and Eka Software founder Manav Garg.<p>Based in Bangalore, the startup raised …

Nathaniel

Animated Photo Collages by Qi Wei Fong Shimmer to Life as Time Passes | Colossal

<p>Several months ago we featured a photographic series called Time is a Dimension by artist Qi Wei Fong that depicted layered collages of landscapes …

In 2014, The Mobile Web Will Die—And Other Mobile Predictions

<i>ReadWritePredict is a look ahead at the technology trends and companies that will shape the coming year.</i><p>In 2014, the mobile Web will die. That’s right, that bastardized version of the normal Web will crawl into a shallow grave and leave us all in peace. No more websites crippled with horrible …

2014: The Year Foursquare Will Finally Be In The Right Place At The Right Time

<i>ReadWritePredict is a look ahead at the technology trends and companies that will shape the coming year.</i><p>Not long ago, most people had written off Foursquare as a has-been, the Mayor of Debt Town, saddled by a $41 million loan from Silver Lake and its current investors. The check-in service it …

Hand-Blown Tumblers, With A Sculptural Twist

When New York-based design firm Aruliden created the Fishscape fish bowl, they struck a unique chord with design-minded fish owners who could finally dispose of the tacky plastic rocks and fauna usually found in fish tanks. It was a clever twist on a previously lame product, to be sure. Now …

GPS Guide: Take The Road Less Traveled (PHOTOS)

<i>The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you find your way back to balance.</i><p>GPS Guides are our way of showing you what has relieved others' stress in the hopes that you will be able to identify …

8 Simple Ways To Get Happier At Work

Eye strain, iPhones, desk lamps, stomach cramps: Maximizing and minimizing these elements of your workday will help you get work done. But don’t just take it from us. Listen to Happiness Project author Gretchen Rubin, who clearly knows from mirth.<p><i>Happiness Project</i> author Gretchen Rubin recently …

Is It OK for Companies to Track Your Data If They’re Just Honest About It?

A new study commissioned by an analytics firm finds Internet users are aware their personal data is being repackaged by data brokers… and they just want transparency about how it’s used.<p>User agreements for data-collecting websites, apps, and digital services went from long to cumbersome a while …

The Accidental Poetry of Google’s Predictive Search

Half the fun of finding what you’re looking for online is finding what you’re not looking for.<p>Most of the time, a happy search accident means falling into a binary code-borne wormhole of info unexpectedly. Every now and then, though, you only need get midway through the act of searching to get …

8 Marketers Doing Big Data Right

There's no need for fluff and buzzword BS when there's rock-hard data to draw upon. Look around the business world, and you'll see marketers who are …