Tag: data capture

Tag: data capture

Big Data Anti-Malarial: Cell Phone Data for Greater Good
Image December 30, 2014 Examples,Reporting Colette Grail

Examples of how cell phone Big Data is being used to provide medical and disaster assistance in developing countries.

A Healthy Dose – What a Big Data Medical Record Could Do 4U
December 17, 2014 Ideas Colette Grail

Infographic describing how Big Data medical record keeping and information could provide better health management.

Trust & Forgiveness in a Big Data World
Image December 2, 2014 Big Data Facets Colette Grail

Trust and Forgiveness are core elements to what and how Big Data is used every day.

US Land Data Captured via Nat’l Spacial Data Infrastructure
May 3, 2010 Uncategorized Colette Grail

In the United States the National Spacial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) was created to aggregate the multiple resources already at work capturing geospacial information.  This effort includes data share with government, corporate, and academics.  The governing body, the Federal Geographic Data Committee recognizes the plethora of sources available from which to create more robust maps of

Mobile Technology for Global Information
December 15, 2009 Uncategorized Colette Grail

Locative, or location, technology utilizes the plethora of geo-spacial technologies available in combination with mobile platforms such as smart phones.  Smart phones have the capability not only of capturing time and location, but also speed, acceleration and direction.  From these tools a new “participatory sensing” has evolved.  Wikitude is  an application and website whereupon pointing a phone at

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