Maxine Carael

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De duistere kanten van big data

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In Election 2016, Why Big Data Took a Tumble

What's in stock for Big Data in 2017; Tableau predicts

2016 was a landmark year for big data with more organizations storing, processing, and extracting value from data of all forms and sizes. In fact, a …

Big Data

Big Data, Human Rights and the Ethics of Scientific Research

<i>John Tasioulas is the Director of the Yeoh Tiong Lay Centre for Politics, Philosophy and Law at King's College, London. This article is adapted from</i> …

10 Big Data and IoT Predictions for 2017

What's ahead for 2017 in terms of big data and IoT? IT executives reflect on the impact that Spark, blockchain, data lakes, cognitive computing, AI …

Big Data

France struggles to balance privacy with big data

The tracking of personal health data is not an idea that sits well with the French.<p>There is a deep cultural fear among these lovers of fine cheese, …

Big Data in the Aviation Industry: The Case for Becoming Data-Driven

APEX Insight: During the CAPA Asia Summit in Singapore earlier this month, airline and travel industry IT experts discussed big data and how to use …

How Big Data Is Used To Fight Cyber Crime And Hackers: Fascinating Use Case From BT

Attempts by hackers to bring down online systems and compromise valuable data are on the rise. Just last month, one of the largest distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks ever launched was responsible for making the internet unusable across large parts of the USA, and services at Twitter, …

Cybersecurity

IoT, Big Data, BI, Data Science, Digital Transformation: Hype or Reality? Facts and Figures

This curated column is authored by Maher Chebbo, General Manager, Energy & Natural Resources EMEA & MEE, SAP<p>The <b>Internet of things (IoT)</b> is the …

Big Data Will Create Its Own Version Of Retail Therapy

Some analysts claim that Big Data hasn’t lived up to its promise. Mind you, nothing could live up to the expectation that was generated. Ironically, …

45% of technology professionals believe a significant part of their job will be automated by 2027 – rendering their current skills redundant.

1st December 2016<p>Almost half of tech professionals expect their job to be automated within ten years<p><b>45% of technology professionals believe a</b> …

Data scientists – will big data take your job?

As ‘big data’ evolves from buzzword to cutting edge to commonplace, it’s changing the<p>world around it. Being ‘data-driven’ will no longer be a …

Big Data

AWS launches batch processing service in preview

At its re:Invent user conference in Las Vegas today, public cloud infrastructure provider Amazon Web Services (AWS) announced the launch of AWS Batch, a service for automating the deployment of batch processing jobs.<p>In the past decade or so, people have relied on the Hadoop open-source big data …

Nieuwe tool die je verleden, huidige situatie en...

Nieuwe tool die je verleden, huidige situatie en toekomst voorspelt<p>We maken allemaal gebruik van social media vandaag de dag. Misschien niet …

Bing for Android adds augmented reality search features and more

Microsoft continues to update its Bing search app for Android, as it keeps trying to take some of Google’s market share away. The latest version of the Bing app includes a feature that puts an augmented reality twist on searching for nearby places to eat, drink and otherwise entertain users.<p>When …

Google and Facebook ban fake news sites from their advertising networks

While it would have been nice to tackle this issue <i>before</i> the election, Google and Facebook are finally taking a tiny step in order to fight back against fake news. According to multiple statements, both companies have updated their policies to ban fake news sites from using Facebook’s and Google’s …

Apple Testing Augmented Reality 'Smart Glasses' That Connect to iPhone

As part of its effort to expand further into wearable devices, Apple is working on a set of smart glasses, reports <i>Bloomberg</i>. Citing sources familiar with Apple's plans, the site says the smart glasses would connect wirelessly to the iPhone, much like the Apple Watch, and would display "images and …

The Internet: A Boon or A Bane for Healthcare?

Whenever you’re feeling under the weather, have a little sore throat, fever, or maybe some rash you’ve never seen before. What’s the first thing you …

Health Care

Innovative Web Tool Uses Your Social Media Activity To Predict Your Past, Present, And Future

We all use social media nowadays. Well, maybe not everyone, but at least a huge amount of the population does. Your digital fingerprints are …

University of Cambridge

A Checklist for More Persuasive Presentations

We all know the basics of good presentation skills: don’t read from a script; don’t overwhelm your audience with verbose slides; and the like. But for a particular kind of high-stakes presentation — one in which you’re trying to get buy-in from key decision-makers — those basics aren’t enough.<p>To …

Germany orders Facebook to stop collecting WhatsApp user data

The German data protection agency has ordered Facebook to stop collecting user data from its WhatsApp messenger app and delete any data it has already received.<p>The social network announced in August that it would begin sharing data from its 1 billion-plus user base, including phone numbers, from …

Privacy

How to hide your location on Snapchat, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Your social media posts could be putting you at risk.<p>While we don't know if social media played a role in Kim Kardahsian West being held up at …

GeoTagging

How to integrate Facebook Live into your Marketing strategy

Six months ago i wrote a post titled “Social Media: Algorithms, New Features, And Why You Need To Act More Like A Media Company.”<p>This was to …

Marketing

The Facebook/Admiral Scandal Shows The Limits And Dangers Of Big Data Capitalism

Insurance company Admiral planned to offer to first time car owners setting their premium based on the analysis of their Facebook data. The basic …