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7 BI and Data Visualization Blogs to Follow

We all have a thirst for knowledge and knowing. Searching for interesting or necessary information is a big part of our daily lives, and we do it …


Top 5 Data Science Masters Programs

Which top Masters Courses should you consider for a great career in data-science? A frequently cited study by McKinsey predicts that by 2018, the …

Big Data

Finally Bulb gives the best of incandescent light without the wasted energy

Energy efficiency, especially in its nascent stages, always seems to come with some rather unfortunate trade-offs. There was the early electric car, …

Home Automation

12 Books Entrepreneurs Must Read


2015 Logo Design Trends & Inspiration

Logo Lounge for the past twelve years, have posted annual logo design trend reports<b></b> and they have just released the <b>2015 logo design trends</b> report. I …

Graphic Design

The New Analytics Professional: Landing A Job In The Big Data Era

Along with the usual pomp and celebration of college commencements and high school graduation ceremonies we’re seeing now, the end of the school year also brings the usual brooding and questions about careers and next steps. Analytics is no exception, and with the big data surge continuing to fuel …

Big Data

These 9 startups you've never heard of could be worth $1 billion very soon

But a $1 billion valuation is still a huge milestone for any startup.<p>Pitchbook, a private-equity and venture-capital research firm, analyzed various patterns and other data to identify the next nine startups expected to reach the $1 billion threshold.<p>They may not all be household names, but they …

Venture Capital