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Move Over Millennials: Generation Z is Retail's Next Big Buying Group

Millennials are currently retailers’ largest demographic, with a massive consumer base dwarfing the size of their once-dominant Generation X predecessors. And they love to shop online — during the 2016 holiday season, … 638 more words

Emerging Technology

IT job spotlight: Data scientist

It’s a great time to be a data scientist.

These professionals are responsible for helping gather and manage an organization’s data in a way that’s meaningful to business decision makers. 79 more words


If You Care About Where A Broom Goes, You Need To Care About How Technology Functions

I think it is time we had a serious talk about data.

Data can make or break a company.  It can tell someone exactly where they are, how they are functioning, why they are functioning at the level that they are as well as what processes, flows, agendas they need to change. 1,152 more words

China biotech turns to big data as next weapon in war on cancer

(Bloomberg) — When Nisa Leung was pregnant with her first child in 2012, her doctor in Hong Kong offered her a choice. She could take a prenatal test that would require inserting a needle into her uterus, or pay $130 more for an exam that would draw a little blood from her arm. 54 more words

Business Intelligence

Will Democracy Survive Big Data and Artificial Intelligence? - Scientific American

We are in the middle of a technological upheaval that will transform the way society is organized. We must make the right decisions now

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Pushing It Forward

IoT in Healthcare - great opportunities, some caution.

Kayla Matthews, technical writer and blogger, in an article on IoT in a Big Data magazine, talks about the benefits and perils of application of IoT in healthcare. 272 more words

Big Data