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.
- Tiny Satellites: The Latest Innovation Hedge Funds Are Using to Get a Leg Up
The Wall Street Journal – August 14, 2016 by Bradley Hope
- Audi’s newest cars will be able to tell drivers when a red light will turn green
re/code – August 15, 2016 by Ina Fried
- Walmart fuels e-commerce strategy with $3.3bn Jet.com buy
451research.com- August 8, 2016 by Scott Denne
- LinkedIn sues anonymous data scrapers
Tech Crunch – August 15, 2016 by Kate Conger
- Are You Collecting the Right Data? Lessons from American Apparel
Knowledge @ Wharton – August 15, 2016
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