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How Fast Can a Company Get Access to Its Data?

Today’s digital world is making yesterday’s data storage models obsolete.

According to International Data Group, unstructured data is growing at a rate of 62 percent per year. 139 more words


Announcing New Grants for Data Publication!

The Berkeley Initiative for Transparency in the Social Sciences (BITSS), the Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA), and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation are pleased to announce the Sloan Grants for Data Publication. 204 more words


Science Magazine Releases Special Issue on Digital Privacy

Yesterday, January 29th, Science Magazine released a new Special Issue entitled The End of Privacy. In line with its theme, the edition will be made available online at no cost for the first week following publication. 323 more words


SOLID Architecture and the Repository Pattern

The repository pattern is super common.

It’s a layer in your code that exists between your business code and your database. It helps isolate code that interfaces with your database in a single place. 1,428 more words


Another wee update

It is conclusive from the official Google Maps API v2 documentation that there is no possible way to distinguish a route’s terrain from the map. It doesn’t make a difference in the grand scheme of things, all the same it would have been a cool feature – maybe Google will surprise us with it with the v3 release! 227 more words

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Importance of Wi-Fi Continues to Evolve: The Impact of Wi-Fi Service in Sports Stadiums (Final Post 3 in Series)

The importance to the sports industry of having high-speed Internet/Wi-Fi service along with other technology available in stadiums continues to evolve, especially with many games now being televised nationwide and fans wanting to communicate about them in real time. 711 more words