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Big Data Analytics: First Steps

When the data gets really big, nothing is simple.<p>Don’t let anybody tell you that the way to start with big data is to start big. If your starting requirements call for establishing a huge data warehouse, ensuring a single view of the customer and acquiring tools and talent to work with the whole …

Big Data

What Jane Jacobs Got Wrong About Cities

The peerless urban theorist misunderstood the suburbs and failed to see how gentrification would make urban neighborhoods unaffordable to all but the …

The Man-Made Island Jane Jacobs Approved of—But Toronto Never Built

“Harbour City,” according to the famed urbanist, was to be “the most important advance in city planning” of the 20th century.<p>After decades of turning its back to the waterfront, 1970s Toronto seemed poised for an urban planning turnaround. Soon, urbanists and politicians hoped, 50,000 people would …

Council approves rent-free use of town-owned theater for Cary entrepreneurship accelerator - Triangle Business Journal

By Lauren K. Ohnesorge <br>– Senior Staff Writer, Triangle Business Journal<p>Feb 13, 2015, 3:30pm EST<b><br>Updated</b> Feb 13, 2015, 3:48pm EST<p>A trio of angel …