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When You Correlate the Right Information and the Right People, Expect a Masterpiece

“All knowledge is connected to all other knowledge. The fun is in making the connections.”

The remarkable gentleman who said this quote, Arthur Aufderheide M.D.

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Business Intelligence

The New Cop on the Beat May Be a Bot

Have we as a species learned nothing from Robocop?

A Silicon Valley company called Knightscope is currently testing a prototype robot designed to detect and monitor criminal activity, much the way a police officer or a security guard would. 110 more words

Why Predictive Analytics Now?

The world continues to get “smaller” and “flatter.” But we see now that being connected isn’t enough. Fortunately, something else is happening that holds new potential: the planet is becoming smarter. 178 more words

Analytics

Tax dodgers beware: Taxman could be watching your social media

http://www.cnet.com/news/tax-dodgers-beware-irs-could-be-watching-your-social-media/

The IRS is said to be data mining Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and other sites for info that could come handy in audits.

Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter have all become places where people post intimate details about their lives: vacation photos, work successes, buying a new house, car, or other cool stuff.  183 more words

Jason Atchley : Big Data : What is the Best Use for Big Data?

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What Is the Best Use for Big Data?

The best data analytics can lead to the same organizational culture.

Marlisse Silver Sweeney, Law Technology News… 311 more words

The Limits of Social Engineering

Date: 16-04-2014

Source: Technology Review By Nicholas Carr
Tapping into big data, researchers and planners are building mathematical models of personal and civic behavior. But the models may hide rather than reveal the deepest sources of social ills. 1,594 more words

Business / Economy

Which IT Skills are in Highest Demand?

Information technology is one of the hottest industries with the highest demand for skilled workers. But because of the rapidly changing nature of the technology world, the skills needed are also constantly changing. 487 more words

IT