Warren Wan

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3 Top Infrastructure Stocks to Buy in 2017

Buy these infrastructure stocks before President Donald Trump unveils his $1 trillion infrastructure spending plan.<p>Infrastructure stocks may not hit …

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Michael Spencer's Nex Group (formerly known as Icap) plans to ditch Broadgate for Spitalfields Market

Michael Spencer’s Nex Group is plotting a move from Broadgate to Spitalfields Market.<p>The company formerly known as Icap said it was in advanced …

Now WeWork Wants To Build Out Your Office And Run It For You

WeWork execs say they will start offering a suite of on-site services to help big companies act more like lean startups.<p>At a time when more traditional businesses are scrambling to adopt the efficiencies of leaner startups, help is on the way. WeWork is currently in the research phase of a new …

IBM will move into nearly an entire building managed by WeWork

The technology giant is set to move up to 600 employees to 88 University Place, sources told <i>The Real Deal</i>. The agreement means the building will essentially become IBM's corporate office, but designed and managed by WeWork. The co-working company occupies eight floors covering around 70,000 square …

Cushman & Wakefield CIO builds innovation through partnerships

Intense competition in the $2 trillion commercial real estate market is driving technology startups to pitch property sellers on their latest …

The importance of building community in India’s startup scene

Image credit: Shutterstock.India is in the midst of a startup boom. The country is now the third-largest tech startup hotspot in the world, according …

Textio, A Startup That Analyzes Text Performance, Raises $8M

Textio CEO Kieran Snyder took a quantitative approach to how language worked in her linguistics studies. And when she and her co-founder Jensen Harris were leaving Microsoft to start a new company, it was only natural that it would be centered around language in some way.<p>That’s how Textio, a …

Microsoft announces new solutions for creating intelligent, data-driven apps

Microsoft is empowering customers with its new data-driven intelligence solutions. Microsoft today made several product announcements at its …

Launching the Wolfram Data Repository: Data Publishing that Really Works

After a Decade, It’s Finally Here!I’m pleased to announce that as of today, the Wolfram Data Repository is officially launched! It’s been a long …

Kafka channels the big data firehose

Kafka has emerged as the open source pillar of choice for managing huge torrents of events. The challenge is refining the tooling and raising the …

Opinion: 10 great investment minds’ strategy comes down to this one thing

Throughout history, investors have repeatedly made the same investment mistakes. Whether it was selling at the bottom of major market corrections, or …

When We Tell Stories with Data, We Can Have Profound Impact

Ask Yourself: Do I Want to Tell a Story?<p>Once we have the data in hand, the first thing we need to ask ourselves is whether it’s our responsibility to …

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Why the Time-Tested Science of Data Visualization Is So Powerful

Fortunately, our offices and homes tend to be safer than the savannah or the highway. Regardless, our lightning-quick sense of vision jumps into …

#ParisAttacks: How Twitter Tells the Story

Why This Data Visualisation?<p>I made this data visualisation because I was really moved by all these attacks. The victims were in my age group. I live …

Data without Emotion Doesn't Bring about Change

1. Gapminder, Hans Rosling<p>Hans Rosling’s TED talks are incredible. He realized that in order to drive change, showing an animated chart wasn’t …

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Data Diaries: Culture of innovation starts with self-reliant people

Recently I was invited to present at a data conference down here in Australia. As part of the research for my talk, I went online and downloaded …

What to Expect from Data Storytelling in 2016

<i>Note: This piece first appeared in ComputerWorld.</i><p>Data storytelling is undergoing a big change, one that will influence not only data journalism but …

Key trends in machine learning and AI

S. Somasegar Contributor<p>S. Somasegar is managing director at Madrona Venture Group and the former head of Microsoft’s Developer Division.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Business models will drive the future of autonomous vehicles<br>• XR is a new way to consider the reality continuum<p>Daniel Li …

The robotic personal assistant that just got $23M

Investors just poured $23 million into perfecting Amy.<p>That may sound a little less weird once you know that Amy is an artificially intelligent personal assistant and the brainchild of a startup called X.ai.<p>Clients can "cc" Amy -- or her counterpart Andrew -- on emails requesting a meeting. Then she …

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Behold, Microsoft SQL Server on Linux – and a firm screw-you to Oracle

<b>Pic</b> Free licensing offer if you convert from Big RedIn an aggressive move, Microsoft has told Oracle customers: migrate to SQL Server 2016 and …

The 18 Best Analytics Tools Every Business Manager Should Know

The goal of any business analytic tool is to analyze data and extract actionable and commercially relevant information that you can use to increase results or performance. But with so many tools available it can be difficult to know what to use and when.<p>I thought it might be useful to look at some …

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Awesome work Nick!A side note. Crosstab view (text tables) will perform much faster starting in 9.2 using single pane optimization. Make sure you are …

The 2015 Analytics Software Market

Now that the books have closed on 2015, it’s time to look back and take in some of the changes in the analytics software market. There have been several trends (open source, cloud hosting, SQL on Hadoop) that have continued to play out, as well as the emergence of AWS Redshift as a major force in …

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Opinion: 7 best investing-research papers of 2015

SSRN, the Social Science Research Network, published its top 10 papers of 2015, and one of my papers, “Understanding the Modern Monetary System,” …

One of the world's most reliable economic indicators has bad news about all major markets

South Korean exports — also referred to as the world's economic canary in the coal mine— fell 13.8% in December from a year earlier.<p>This was a deterioration from the 4.8% decline in November, and it was much worse than the 11.7% decline expected by economists.<p>Korea's exports generally reveal more …