In the news this week: Big Data used to tackle social problems * PlaceIQ adds a BlueKai exec to its Board of Directors * Twitter plans for Gnip future * and Hilary Mason offers a newsletter on Big Data uses. Beyond ad clicks: using ‘Big Data’ for social good marketplace.org – August 22, 2014 […]

  In the news this week: Mixing Data and Fashion could create the next Billion Dollar star * Disney is selling its AM/FM stations in the digital age* an app that lets you bypass airport security * and more. Big data’s biggest impact is not on Silicon Valley Tech Republic – August 11, 2014 by […]

  Trending in the news this week: IBM has created a computer chip with claims of working like the human brain * Mobile Data could be a game changer for ad relevance * and transport upstart Uber could soon release an API. IBM Builds a Chip That Works Like Your Brain re/code – August 7, […]

  Trending in the news this week: Microsoft is ordered to hand over customer data held in Ireland * A Russian crime ring has amassed over 1 Billion internet passwords * Acxiom’s revenue tanks this quarter, but CEO asks investors for patience * Redbox’s multi-arm marketing approach * and more. Judge Rules That Microsoft Must […]

Making news this week: Can start-up Flatiron Health use Big Data to cure cancer? * How the Zillow-Trulia Merger signals the next wave in real estate * Experian Marketing moves into The Cloud  * and more. Experian Marketing Services Jumps Into The Clouds Ad Exchanger – July 24, 2014 by Kelly Liyakasa Can Big Data […]

Trending in the news this week: LinkedIn continues it’s string of acqusitions with purchase of Marketing firm Bizo * BlueKai spearheads an Oracle Data Cloud effort * IBM bets big on the Watson supercomputer * PlaceIQ expands its executive lineup with 2 new Senior VPs.   LinkedIn Makes Another Deal, Buying Bizo New York Times […]

Trending this week: Internet of Things Privacy Summit * Ad Tech groups being abused? * New avenues for Programmatic Ad Spend * There’s a new COO at Acxiom * and more.   Internet of Things Privacy Working Group Begins Forming DM News – July 11, 2014 by Al Urbanski The ‘Internet Of Things’ Will Soon […]

Trending in the news this week: Time.com has grown Facebook audience with a calculated plan * IBM bets $3 Billion on technology to survive Moore’s Law * and Restaurant startup Cover aims to make splitting the tab a hassle of the past. How Time.com is winning on Facebook Digiday – July 9, 2014 by Lucia […]

Topics in the news this week: The era of the Internet-connected ecosystem * Foursquare charges its developer partners for mapping data * Time Inc wants to build the next LinkedIn or Facebook * Boston park benches are joining the “smart” phenomenon * and much more.   THE INTERNET OF EVERYTHING: 2014 [SLIDE DECK] BusinessInsider.com – […]

Here’s what’s trending this week: Could step by step directions soon include how to maneuver through a store? * Wearable tech gear for various industries are on the horizon * Smart Chips are the next step in credit card technology * Facebook has a history of tracking its users * In-store “cookies” could help retailers […]

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