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November 2015

Data in the News for the week of November 30, 2015

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Around the net this week: Vizio’s smart TVs have “Smart Interactivity” that tracks your viewing habits * Get the lowdown on Nest, Google’s Smart Home project * Can IBM’s Watson detect earthquakes and volcanoes * 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 16, 2015

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Making the rounds this week: Harvard Business Review discusses the difference between big data and thick data * How your social media footprint could affect your credit history * Bombora announces partnership within Adobe Audience Manager * 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 2, 2015

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Making news this week: An interview with the Aberdeen Group’s Gary Skidmore * AOL wants to cement itself among brands like Facebook and Google in the U.K *
Facts about the decline in pay TV numbers and “cord cutting” * 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.