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June 2014

Data in the News for the week of June 30, 2014

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Here’s what’s trending this week: Could step by step directions soon include how to maneuver through a store? * Wearable tech gear for various industries are on the horizon * Smart Chips are the next step in credit card technology * Facebook has a history of tracking its users * In-store “cookies” could help retailers pitch more products to consumers, and much more.

 

Data in the News for the week of June 16, 2014

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Time Inc’s CEO says they’re playing digital catch-up * After a decade since its inception, the era of cloud computing is truly here * Honeywell takes aim at Google and Apple * Google sets its sights on acquiring satellite imaging company Skybox * plus more items trending this week.

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Video: Dr. Charles Stryker speaks at TEDx Fulton Street; June 10, 2014

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Dr, Charles Sryker speaks at TEDx Fulton Street on June 10, 2014. The topic: Big Data will impact every part of your life.


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Venture Development Center (VDC) is an advisory services firm that assists its clients in identifying, defining, and implementing breakthrough uses of Big Data. The VDC success story is based on the unique ability of the organization to identify new and powerful data assets from the Big Data ecosystem and then develop applications and information use cases that drive solid revenue results and transform existing business practices. The practice areas that characterize VDC projects include creating new products and revenue streams for data owners and bringing forth new information assets and strategies to educate and assist data users to adapt to the rapidly changing world of Big Data.

Press Release: Dr. Charles Stryker presenter at TEDxFultonStreet 2014 themed “Chrysalis: Radical Transformations”

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Dr. Charles Stryker presenter at TEDxFultonStreet 2014 themed “Chrysalis: Radical Transformations”

New York, NY – June 10, 2014 – Dr. Charles Stryker, the Founder and CEO of The Venture Development Center, Inc. presented at TEDxFultonStreet 2014. Dr. Stryker participated in the “Digital Session”, which was simulcast over the web. His talk covered the explosion of the big data eco-system and how it will affect every aspect of people’s lives – from the ability to structure and store massive amounts of data to the capability to extract new and valuable insights, to the technologies that are able to deliver these insights to the exact points of value.

TEDx was created in the spirit of TED’s mission, “ideas worth spreading.” The TEDx Program is designed to help communities, organizations and individuals to spark conversation and connection through local TED-like experiences. TEDx events are planned and coordinated independently, under a free license granted by TED.

About The Venture Development Center, Inc.

The Venture Development Center, Inc. (VDC) is an advisory services firm that assists its clients in identifying, defining, and implementing breakthrough uses of Big Data. The VDC success story is based on the unique ability of the organization to identify new and powerful data assets from the Big Data ecosystem and then develop applications and information use cases that drive solid revenue results and transform existing business practices. The practice areas that characterize VDC projects include creating new products and revenue streams for data owners and bringing forth new information assets and strategies to educate and assist data users to adapt to the rapidly changing world of Big Data.

 

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Data in the News for the week of June 9, 2014

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Trends in the news this week: Your little data, or the smallest marketing details, are costing you millions * and now that you can copyright APIs, what do you do?

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Data in the News for the week of June 2, 2014

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Here’s what’s creating buzz this week: 5 tenets of “The Father of Advertising – David Ogilvy ” that still apply to digital marketing * The Economist discusses the hype surrounding “Internet of Things” and the FTC labels List Brokers as Data Brokers in a new report.

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