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November 2014

Data in the News for the week of November 24, 2014

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In the news this week: Defining and utilizing the millennial, multicultural and LGBT audiences in mobile data * The New York Times discusses the cautionary tale of banner ads * Groupon adds in-store marketing app Swarm Mobile to its roster * Forbes and Prosper Insights launch Forbes Executive Insight Center, an app aimed at senior level execs * and more.

 

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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.

Data in the News for the week of November 17, 2014

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Trending this week: Forbes discusses how bricks-and-mortar retailers are using geolocation technologies to entice customers * The Internet of Things has reached the hype cycle of emerging technologies * President and COO, William Burkart, wants KBM Group to be known as more than just a data manager * The lifetime value of the customer in the age of Big Data * and more.

 

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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.

Data in the News for the week of November 10, 2014

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In the news this week: Salesforce breaks into healthcare field with software * Madison Logic Data launches new data company * Experian’s Nadya Kohl joins PlaceIQ as new SVP of business development to grow the mobile tech company* Despite Acxiom’s down quarter, CEO Scott Howe says the company’s transition takes patience * and more.

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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.

Data in the News for the week of November 3, 2014

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In the news this week: The Wall Street Journal discusses how researchers are taking Tech companies’ Big Data technologies and techniques into the public sector to improve quality of life for citizens * Epsilon wants clients to know they are an end to end service * Acxiom & Weibo launch a new platform in China that protects first persona data while marketing to advertisers * The TED@BCG event in Berlin, Germany, featured discussions on how businesses can stay ahead in the data age * Venture Beat News discusses the problems with “anonymous” apps and their lack of anonymity * and more.

Are you looking to purchase data or possibly figure out how to monetize the data you currently own? Contact us today and let’s discuss your options!

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.