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Fri, December 06, 2013 - As times change, so does the role of IT. A generation ago, it had to embrace PCs and client/server solutions. Now IT departments are faced with the consumerization of technology. Could the same analytics that helps companies predict customer behavior help IT departments stay relevant?
Thu, December 05, 2013 - Twitter will start delivering targeted ads on mobile devices based on Web browsing data
Mon, December 02, 2013 - Topsy analyzes social data across the Web, including all of Twitter's stream
Mon, December 02, 2013 - Enhanced fantasy sports apps might be developed with SkyPhrase technology
Mon, December 02, 2013 - Ford is using big data to drive virtually every aspect of its global turnaround.
Mon, November 25, 2013 - Not happy with the Google Analytics interface? We show you how to use a programming language like R to bypass Google Analytics and retrieve the data you want.
Fri, November 15, 2013 - Amazon Web Services this week rolled out a new cloud-based data analytics tool named Kenesis, which can analyze massive amounts of data in real time and be paid for by the hour.
Fri, November 15, 2013 - The Weather Company, which oversees brands such as The Weather Channel, weather.com, Weather Underground, Intellicast and WSI, has deployed an open source big data analytics system for its operations.
Tue, November 12, 2013 - The venture capital-backed CRM vendor turned a profit in its third quarter, according to CEO Larry Augustin
Tue, November 05, 2013 - Mobile developers will be able to track usage of their Android and iOS applications, as well as experiment with interface improvements, with two free services from Amazon.
Thu, October 31, 2013 - CSOs were swimming in data way before it got big across the enterprise. Firewalls, intrusion detection systems and other security programs spit out scads of data. But the Big Data era is giving CSOs better tools to use.
Thu, October 31, 2013 - Despite advances in computing power, storage and analytics technology, some challenges are still too big for big data. Here's a look at five such problems -- and what it will take to solve them.
Thu, October 24, 2013 - Oracle is rolling out a series of new features for its Eloqua marketing automation suite, hoping to get a leg up on rivals such as Salesforce.com and IBM in the red-hot software segment.