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December 2014

Data in the News for the week of December 22, 2014

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In the news this week: The New York Times discusses an app that lets you earn money in your downtime* Dunnhumby’s VP of Digital Advertising discusses company’s services and future * Plus executive moves at Epsilon and WPP * 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.

The Problem with Uber’s Business Model

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The Problem with Uber’s Business Model

VDC’s own Gerry Mintz discusses Uber’s Business Model
Featured on LinkedIn – December 14, 2014

 

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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 December 15, 2014

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In the news this week: An explanation of mobile apps’ deep linking * Former BlueKai SVP. John Sedlak, joins PlaceIQ as Chief Revenue Officer * The New York Times covers how marketers track social media to predict Hollywood hits * Smart homes are among what’s new with The Internet of Things * and much 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.

Data in the News for the week of December 8, 2014

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In the news this week: Realty Trac’s Mega Lead Generation Platform uses Big Data to conquer real estate * IBM’s Brad Becker thinks Watson is part of ‘humane’ technology that should work for people *The NY Times discusses how data driven farms are changing the game for smaller farms * 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.