Marc Andreessen is betting $25million on the Internet of Things (IoT) becoming a big thing. His famous ability to forecast the evolution of emerging technology weaves a picture of sensors embedded in walls and doors and doorknobs. It makes today’s humble offerings – the likes of remote operation of your house security and appliances or
5 Themes you need to know about Big Data for 2016
Better Decision Making Capability by Exercising Data Skepticism Jeffrey Heer explores how better data visualization tools create better questions and better decision making capability.
Excellent infographic on the Vs of Big Data
Bringing Big Data to the People (Part 4 of 6) Beyond Natural Selection – Variety Data used to have to be carefully selected for processing both in quantity and quality. Data was strictly formatted. At first, its gatekeepers were men in lab coats and pocket protectors (and eventually morphed to the IT guys.) As
Bringing Big Data to the People (Part 2 of 6) Big Data is originally defined by the 3Vs – volume, velocity, and variety, although a fourth V – veracity – has entered the mix of late. Big Data is more than just information collection on a pedestrian level. Although you get there’s more data around
Part 1 0f 6 explaining the basics of Big Data.