Friday Data Stories: Uber, Crime and the power of data

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In preparation for my upcoming trip to Las Vegas (no, it’s not what you think; I’m going to AU) I was checking into what’s new in transportation alternatives and perhaps avoid taking a taxi. As such, something I have always wanted to try is Uber, an interesting online service you can request using a smartphone.  Check [...]

Friday Data Stories: Product Data Fusion and Twitter Data Mountain

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It is no secret that social networks produced a significant amount of data.  All that social data can be very valuable to businesses.  Earlier this week, I learned that companies of all types are working on how to re-use and leverage this kind of data in more effective ways. I was reading a post on [...]