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Unshackle Your Big Data
Without context, "big data," a phrase that has entered into almost every boardroom and earnings call in the last few years, is nothing but an empty umbrella term.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
'Data Protection, Key to Attaining Knowledge-Based Economy'
They described data as useful information necessary for the growth of organisations.
Procurement Chief Nominee Stresses Acquisition Training, Contractor Price Data
President Obama's choice to administer the White House Office of Federal Procurement Policy would seek to enhance the expertise of the government's in-house acquisition workforce while gathering better interagency data on past prices paid for products and contractor services.
Nutrition project benefits 7,000 poor households
At least 7,000 needy households in the three poorest towns in North Cotabato and Lanao del Sur benefited from a project that aims to reduce hunger and malnutrition.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
New Report On State Of EU Telecommunications Markets
The report covers 2012 - 2013 years. The main findings of the report: *Industry revenues again declined in 2013 but investment is beginning to grow; *Use of traditional telephony services is decreasing as internet services become increasingly popular; *Data traffic is growing quickly; *Mobile voice call and data prices are higher in the EU than in ... (more)
Azavea Becomes a Google Civic Information API Partner
Azavea , a geospatial analysis software development company, has become one of the Google Civic Information API partners.
Connecting Things: thingtech Launches Atlanta-based Tech Startup
The thingtech platform leverages the fast growing trends of connected devices and connected customers by bundling real time connectivity, "Big Data" predictive analysis, and software applications in an easy to get started Software as a Service model.
Altus Group Strengthens its Data and Market Research Offering Through Acquisition of RealNet
"We are very excited about the acquisition of RealNet and having George Carras, a prominent industry leader, join our management team.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
System Insights Promotes Rick Moran to President
System Insights announced that Rick Moran has been promoted to President and COO of the company from his current position as COO.
The Washington Post
U.S. Stocks Rise on Inflation, Home Data Amid Corporate Earnings
U.S. stocks rose, with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index climbing to within a point of a record, as data showed inflation has failed to gain a toehold and investors assessed earnings from Travelers Cos.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Today's Market: Big Names Making Big Waves
It now appears highly likely that the Russians played a part in the shooting down of flight MH17.
Applied Clinical Trials
Catching Up with Data Protection
The European Union's struggle to bring its data protection rules into the 21st century continues - haltingly - as the EU itself enters its new era, with a new European Parliament, a new President-designate of the European Commission, and a new European Commission due to take office in November.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
U.K. Earnings Data A Puzzle As Labour Market Tightens And Inflation Rises
UK inflation picked up in June, which has been widely blamed on the outbreak of summer boosting clothing and footwear prices.
The Washington Post
Data collection with few limits
John Napier Tye served as section chief for Internet freedom in the State Department's Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor from January 2011 to April 2014.
Medical Device/Diagnostic Ind.
UnitedHealth Executive: Fee-For-Value is Here
Still, neither a government investigation nor surprising study results showing the lack of pricing awareness of orthopedic surgeons is going to meaningfully bend the overall cost curve of healthcare.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Small Business Trends
Selling an Android Phone? Your Data May be Recoverable
If you're thinking of selling your business smartphones because you've upgraded or switched to new ones, you'll instinctively think to wipe the data first.
Podcast Coming July 22: Speak Softly and Carry Big Data
It's hard not to break a sweat when an audit team comes to the door. Thanks to rock solid documentation at easy reach, however, PT Northwest kept its poise and delivered Medicare surveyors every piece of data they requested during a full-blown compliance audit, and left them quietly impressed by a level of compliance practice rarely seen.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Capital Thinking: Health Care
On Monday, July 14, the House Committee on Energy and Commerce began to mark up a selection of health-related bills: H.R. 4771, Designer Anabolic Steroid Control Act; H.R. 4250, Sunscreen Innovation Act, as amended; H.R. 594, Paul Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Community Assistance, Research and Education Amendments of 2014, as amended; H.R. 669, ... (more)
AuRico Gold Announces Preliminary Second Quarter Production Results
All amounts are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise indicated. AuRico is reporting its eighth consecutive quarter of record company-wide gold production driven by record production from the cornerstone mine.