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August 2016

Data in the News for the week of August 29, 2016

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Big Data topics sparking conversation this week: Geolocation advertising could mean targeted ads by the minute * Use Big Data to create value for customers, not just target them* Infogroup and LiveRamp’s data distribution partnership expands * 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 August 15, 2016

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Data news sparking water cooler talk this week: Audi unveils technology that can detect red lights * Walmart acquires Jet.com to help improve online competition with Amazon * American Apparel’s experience leads to the question, are you getting the right data? 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.

Data in the News for the week of August 8, 2016

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Big Data news making waves this week: Japanese company Dentsu Aegis Network will acquire a majority stake in Maryland-based Merkle * Fear of losing customers has forced banks into finally adapting to the Instant Pay Market * Explaining the Yahoo sale to Verizon * 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.