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What Big Data Means for PR and Why It Matters to Us

Invited to sit on a panel together with Paul Holmes at the PR Forum held in Bucharest March 26, Pascal shared thoughts about the Big Data tsunami which is deeply transforming marketing, communications and PR. What is "Big Data" exactly, what does it mean to businesses, why does it matter to us, and …

Big Data

Google CEO Larry Page Spoke At TED, And Everyone Freaked Out Over His Ideas

We didn't see a stream of his talk, but judging by Twitter, it was a doozy.<p>Page talked about the NSA, the future of transportation, curing disease, and why companies fail, to name a few topics.<p>"The main thing that has caused companies to fail, in my view, is that they missed the future," Page …

Charlie Rose

See More, Eat More: The Geography Of Fast Food

When it comes to avoiding unhealthy food, it might be that out of sight means out of mind.<p>The more fast-food joints people encounter around their homes and workplaces, the likelier they are to be obese, according to a study published Thursday.<p>Researchers from the University of Cambridge found that …

5 things that will remake big data in the next 5 years

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock/Oleksiy Mark<p>Big data has evolved a lot of the past few years; from a happy buzzword to a hated buzzword, …

Repeat after me: ‘Google is not a proxy for big data’

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Creativa<p>Another year, another report about how inaccurate the Google Flu Trends predictions turned out …

Why Small Brands Need Big Data - Future Of Work

For Business Big And Small, Big Data Is A Big Deal<p>Did you know that 90% of the world’s data was generated in the past 2 years?<p>Moreover, every minute …

Big Data

These Huge Glass Biodomes Will Bring Back Endangered Wildlife

Freshwater tortoises. Fox and lynx. The blackfaced spoonbill and the stumpy bullhead. This amazing research center under construction in South Korea will house species revivals.<p>Wildlife in South Korea doesn’t really have a lot of room to roam–with a population density that’s more than 10 times the …

Wildlife

25 years after inventing the web, Tim Berners-Lee invites users to help draft global “bill of rights”

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Credit: David Meyer<p>Tim Berners-Lee, the British scientist who effectively invented the web with a proposal 25 years ago, has …

One Company Uses Data To Help Solve Some Of The World's Biggest Problems

From business to politics, Big Data has become an indispensable tool for reaching audiences and influencing strategies. But despite its power and ubiquity, Big Data has been noticeably absent when it comes to solving large-scale social problems. One man — and the organization he founded — aims to …

Tom Davenport's Guide to Big Data

<i>Big Data at Work: Dispelling the Myths, Uncovering the Opportunities,</i> is a new book from Tom Davenport, a veteran observer of the data analysis scene. It’s a required reading for managers that need a straightforward, hype-free introduction to big data, a clear and clarifying “signal” in the …

Amazon And IBM vs. Open Source Hadoop: Bigness May Not Beat Quality

At the heart of the Big Data movement is Hadoop, an open-source framework used for storing and processing large quantities of data. For years open source startups Cloudera and Hortonworks have had the Hadoop market largely to themselves. Sure, proprietary software vendors like Oracle, Microsoft and …

Big Data and Law Enforcement: Was ‘Minority Report’ Right?

• Partner Content<br>• Author: Yaniv Mor, Xplenty. Yaniv Mor, Xplenty<p>Big Data has always been around in some form or another. At some point, businesses …

Eggshells could find use in ceramics production

According to the US Department of Agriculture, every year approximately 455,000 tons (412,769 tonnes) of discarded eggshells must be transported and …

Ceramics

100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

Books

Balsamic-Brown Sugar Short Ribs With Garlic Mashed Potatoes Recipe

<b>Note</b>: This dish can be made up to two days ahead. Store the potatoes, meat and sauce separately and reheat before serving. It can all also be frozen, if you prefer. Be sure to thaw everything in the refrigerator before trying to reheat anything, though.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients<b>For the Short</b> …

Scientists exploring computers that can learn and adapt

For six or seven decades, computers have been based on processing electronic 1s and 0s.<p>Now, computer scientists are breaking out of that paradigm in strange new directions, as they seek new ways to tackle problems that digital computers can’t easily solve.<p>One approach is quantum computing, in which …

Is DNA analysis stuck in the past?

New tech could free innocent people from prison — but no one's rushing to test it.<p>A few weeks ago, the Innocence Project of New York (IP) announced that it had helped to release another innocent person from prison. This time it was Gerard Richardson. As <i>The Verge</i> outlined in September, Richardson …