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The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) Opens Commercial Market for Consumer Credit Reporting | BIIA.com | Business Information Industry Association

<b>Powerhouses such as Tencent Holdings, Alibaba Group Holding and Ping An Group to enter consumer credit reporting as well as several others. While the</b> …

Bank of China

New Credit Bureau Data Content Challenges Today’s Analytic Approach | BIIA.com | Business Information Industry Association

<b>Chet Wiermanski, BIIA contributing editor, comments on the latest consumer credit bureau content challenges.</b><p>Given the highly competitive nature of …

Big Data

Why Is Alibaba Investing In Indian Online Payment Platform Paytm?

Alibaba has an ambitious goal: becoming the first company to exceed $1 trillion in gross merchandise value in the next five years. To accomplish …

Emerging Markets

Kensho

No country for young people

IN THE late 1930s economists trying to explain how a depression could drag on for nearly a decade wondered if the problem was a shortage of people. …

Challenges for $738B Information Industry in 2015

Reading time ( words)<p>The quest to create and monetize human data, combined with the proliferation of machine intelligence and devices that sense, …

Financial Services

What's the Dollar Value of Online Patient Chatter?

On the Internet, people talk about everything, even their illnesses. Treato, an Israeli data-mining company, monitors conversations on Facebook, …

How to Train Your Plants to Tweet for Water [VIDEO]

Technology has come to the aid of those born without green thumbs. SparkFun's Botanicalls Kit lets your plants tell you when they're thirsty.<p>The …

McGraw Hill Financial Completes Sale of McGraw Hill Construction to Symphony Technology Group

NEW YORK, Nov. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- McGraw Hill Financial (NYSE: MHFI) today announced it has completed the previously disclosed sale of McGraw …

Nielsen Acquires Affinnova

<b>New York – Oct. 30, 2014</b> – Nielsen, a leading global provider of information and insights into what consumers watch and buy, has recently completed …

Answers Brings Customer Experience Metrics to Salesforce.com with ForeSee cxIntegrate Launch

ANN ARBOR, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Answers Corporation, the parent company of top-10 Internet property Answers.com (source: Quantcast) and a premier …

ICIS Boosts Coverage on LNG Charter Rates and Shipping - Today's Market News (MARKCOMM) News

SINGAPORE, November 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --<p>ICIS, the world's largest petrochemical market information provider and has fast-growing energy and …

Scribd unveils audio book service

Scribd Inc. has added a 30,000-title library of audiobooks to its subscription-based catalog, at no additional cost to users.<p>The move is the latest …

Media

2018

Dun & Bradstreet Announces Third Quarter 2014 Results; Achieving the Fourth Consecutive Quarter of Revenue Growth | The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation

SHORT HILLS, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dun & Bradstreet(NYSE:DNB), the world's leading source of commercial information and insight on businesses, today …

Investing

Encompass Introduces Bulk Search | BIIA.com | Business Information Industry Association

<b>To provide the fastest and most efficient search method possible, Encompass has introduced a brand new feature: Bulk search. Reduce search cost and</b> …

Country Risk Climates: Trends to Keep an Eye On | BIIA.com | Business Information Industry Association

Bulgaria – a new minority coalition government, weak and likely unstable.<p>Georgia – questions about the wounded regime’s leanings;<p>Mongolia – the next …

Scale Entity Resolution

Patent Recognizes Innovation in the Analysis of Human-generated Big Data at an Unprecedented Level of Quality and Scale<p>NASHVILLE, Tenn. August 15, …

Patents

Spain: Information Industry Market Size Estimated Euro 899 million | BIIA.com | Business Information Industry Association

<b>Directory services:</b> Companies dedicated to the creation of directories and mailing addresses, location and advertising for businesses and individuals …

Polling

A new way to stop identity theft

Bartenders need to know your age, retailers need your PIN, but almost no one actually needs your name -- except for identity thieves. ID expert David …

Identity Theft

UK ICO Praises Credit Reference Industry | BIIA.com | Business Information Industry Association

<b>UK Information Commissioner’s Office has praised the credit reference industry on its data handling.</b><p>After being constantly vilified in many quarters …

Personal Data

CRIF Acquires Dun & Bradstreet UAE in Dubai

Atlanta, GA, October 12, 2014 --(PR.com)-- The acquisition will strengthen CRIF’s industry-leading position in the field of business and credit …

Telegraph introduces innovative new advertising formats

This follows the success of the mobile site’s re-launch ahead of the FIFA World Cup and the Telegraph’s highest ever mobile page view numbers on …

Online Life

IHS Automotive Teams with Integrate Data Facts (IDF) to Offer Automotive Aftermarket Companies the Most Complete Understanding of the Mexico Vehicle Market

IHS Automotive, part of IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), has aligned with Integrate Data Facts, a Michigan-based company focused exclusively on the Mexico …

IHS Introduces Engineering360, the World’s Largest Online Destination for Engineers

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Sep 25, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- IHS Inc. IHS, -10.48% the leading global source of information and analytics, today introduced IHS …

First FATCA Fraud Goes Before US Courts

US federal prosecutors have laid what is believed to be the first Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) enforcement case before the …

Corruption