Rahul Verma

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7 Technology Trends That Will Dominate 2017

Personally, I’m amazed at the technology we have available to us. It’s astounding to have the power to retrieve almost any information and communicate in a thousand different ways using a device that fits in your pocket.<p>There’s always something new on the horizon, and we can’t help but wait and …

Machine Learning

How Nike And Under Armour Became Big Data Businesses

Like the Yankees vs the Mets, Arsenal vs Tottenham, or Michigan vs Ohio State, Nike and Under Armour are some of the biggest rivals in sports.<p>But the ways in which they compete — and will ultimately win or lose — are changing.<p>Nike and Under Armour are both companies selling physical sports apparel …

Under Armour

Big data shows people's collective behavior follows strong periodic patterns

New research has revealed that by using big data to analyse massive data sets of modern and historical news, social media and Wikipedia page views, …

Mental Health

Retail Results: Six Case Studies of Big Data Success

Thinking about using big data to help your company grow? It’s a good move—you can improve your ROI (return on investment) in several ways by …

Big Data

How Big Data Will Be Used to Predict the next Natural Disaster

Climate change has been increasing the severity and frequency of natural disasters in recent years, which, in turn, has caused the death of millions …

United States

What Happens When You Merge Virtual Reality with Big Data

An article in the Journal of Big Data points out that one of the most difficult challenges of combining big data with virtual reality to produce …

Virtual Reality

AT&T Makes Money Mining, Selling Phone Use Data to Police Nationwide

There’s been chatter in the air for years about phone records and metadata, ever since civil rights advocates sued the NSA over its massive …

New IBM Watson Data Platform Puts Machine Learning Into The Hands Of Everyone

IBM’s Watson project has always been about putting the power of data science into the hands of the masses. Today, IBM is announcing another step towards that vision with the launch of the Watson Data Platform.<p>The theory is simple. The incredible potential for driving efficiency and change with Big …

Machine Learning

12 Interesting Big Data Careers That Everyone Should Know

Ever wondered how people as young as 25-30 become CTOs and attain exponential growth in a short time?<br>Sure, they have the talent, but they also take …

Data Science

What is Video Analytics and Why is it Becoming Such a Big Player?

Video analytics is on the rise and it's not stopping anytime soon. Learn what video analytics can do for your business.

How Emerging Industries are Using Big Data to their Advantage

Not only giants like Google or IBM are benefiting from Big Data. Emerging industries, like the cannabis industry, also use Big Data to create success.

How Big Data Is Transforming The Fight Against Cancer

When we talk about Big Data, we often talk about it in terms of business, and in particular how it can be used to generate money. But it’s important to remember that the possibilities go way further. Science has the task of expanding humanity’s horizons–whether that’s by exploring space or …

Big Data