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Alternative Data Visualization Libraries - The Data Visualisation Catalogue Blog

The Data Visualisation Catalogue isn’t the only library of data visualization methods out there.<p>A number of individuals have also taken it upon …

Data for Dummies: The essential data glossary

As we gradually move (or are dragged kicking and screaming) into Industry 4.0, we can no longer afford to ‘play dumb’ when it comes to data.Much like …

A university was attacked by its lightbulbs, vending machines and lamp posts

It sounds like a sci-fi movie. Over 5,000 connected devices, including light bulbs and vending machines, were hacked to slow internet service at a …

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Why Digital Transformation Should Be a Strategic Priority in 2017

<i>What kind of changes can incumbent leaders expect as digital transformation continues to evolve? Here’s a look at the stunning array of emerging</i> …

Top User Experience Trends Expected in 2017

<i>As the internet continues its migration to handheld devices, user experience will increasingly play a central role in enterprise strategy.</i><p>As we look …

Oslo keeps kids safe by making them 'secret smartphone agents'

The city of Oslo has created an app that keeps children safe on the way to school by enlisting them as "secret smartphone agents".<p>The first program …

Making cities smarter

No city planner can match the expertise dispersed among citizens. Tapping into residents’ preferences and local knowledge can yield solutions that …

Get ready for the next energy fuel: Data

It is impossible to talk about innovation in the energy industry without talking about technology. From cow-dung cake to lightbulbs, through to the …

​Tinder for cities: how tech is making urban planning more inclusive

Having a say in what your city or neighbourhood should be like is often complicated, time-consuming and full of confusing jargon. A new wave of digital tools are trying to make the process transparent and interactive<p>Imagine if next time you saw a plan for an oversized monster tower block proposed …

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How to win in the age of analytics

There’s greater potential in big data. What’s ahead as the field matures?<p>Since the concept took hold, big data has made big waves. The field of …

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University of Melbourne leading project to convert Melbourne CBD to connected transport lab

Article<p>University of Melbourne leading project to convert Melbourne CBD to connected transport lab<p>Geography:<p>published:<p>October 28, 2017<p>originally …

A smart home is where the bot is

Within a decade, our living spaces will be enhanced by a host of new devices and technologies, performing a range of household functions and …

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The age of analytics: Competing in a data-driven world

Big data’s potential just keeps growing. Taking full advantage means companies must incorporate analytics into their strategic vision and use it to …

Machine Learning

Reimagining cities from the internet up

Over the past year, Sidewalk Labs conducted a detailed thought experiment on the future of cities. Here’s what we learned, and how we hope to …

State comes up with easy primer on data, privacy laws

<b>What:</b> Privacy Modeling, a new website built by Washington state government to offer government agencies and businesses an easy-to-use primer on …

Data Ethics — The New Competitive Advantage

Gry Hasselbalch Contributor<p>Gry Hasselbalch is a founder of dataethics.eu and an author of Data Ethics - The New Competitive Advantage.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Privacy is still alive and kicking in the digital age<p>Pernille Tranberg Contributor<p>Pernille Tranberg is a founder of dataethics.eu and …

Making data analytics work for you--instead of the other way around

Does your data have a purpose? If not, you’re spinning your wheels. Here’s how to discover one and then translate it into action.<p><b>The data-analytics</b> …

Making decisions with data – The role for data preparation

Making use of data within companies is one of those challenges that should deliver huge results. In its FutureScape predictions for 2016, analyst …

IFS -- The Seven Steps To Digital Disruption

The technology industry loves talking about digital disruption (usually positive disruption) and so-called business transformation (yawn) over and over again. It is of course the tech industry’s way of getting us to think about the ‘new’ technologies that firms need to embrace like cloud, mobile …

Building Networks for the Big Data Lake

With so much data to analyze, how do you build a network architecture to move it all?

Big data belongs to the people, says Productivity Commission

Incumbent business and entrenched sectors across the economy from finance, communications to healthcare and transport face a wave of disruption and …

You're Approaching Data Wrong--and It's Costing the U.S. $3 Trillion

Millions of business decisions are driven by data, but few leaders stop to question if the data is actually accurate.<p>Everyone loves the Big Data promise: creating hyper-efficient means of tackling some of businesses toughest problems. The ability to focus on real time, fact-based decisions over …

10 Industries The Internet of Things Will Change Forever

According to McKinsey, linking the physical and digital worlds could generate up to $11.1 trillion a year in economic value by 2025. In other words: …

Here's what cities could look like in 10 years

Cities will be always ready to dispense enormous amounts of data that help people and governments live and work better.<p><i>Skye Gould/Business Insider</i><p>Dan …

Big Data Basics: How to Build a Data Governance Plan

We've written a lot about the role of data in modern businesses. From startups and small to midsize businesses (SMBs) to large enterprises, data insights and analysis are more accessible to businesses of all sizes than ever before. This is, in part, thanks to the rise of self-service business …

How real-time data and analytics are transforming traffic modeling

Traffic modeling has been practiced for decades, but now real-time traffic data and cutting-edge analytics are transforming the digital tools …

Big data security, privacy becomes a concern for marketing analytics

The proliferation of IoT devices has resulted in an upsurge in data-driven marketing, which in turn can fuel data security, privacy and ethics …

Chief Data Officer Toolkit: Leading the Digital Business Transformation – Part I

The Chief Data Officer (CDO) role is red hot!! If you don’t have one, then you are totally uncool and unprepared to reap the bounty of wealth offered …

Top 30 Data Science Books

May 21, 2018 by A.I. Optify Data Team<p><i>The AI Optify data team writes about topics that we think data scientists, data engineers, and machine learning</i> …

Why London in 1854 was the world's first smart city

What’s the first name that comes to mind when you think about a smart city?<p>Elon Musk? Jeff Bezos? Travis Kalanick?<p>It's natural that we should leap to …