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25 Cartoons To Give Current Big Data Hype A Perspective | V1shal

25 Cartoons To Give Current Big Data Hype A Perspective | V1shal | TeamData | Scoop.it
Have you heard about “Big-Data”? It is an important word now-a-days and is driving enterprise world. Big-data is the new black in enterprises today. Companies are investing huge resources in big-data to determine its impact and to leverage it.
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Because we can't take all this data stuff too seriously.

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Big Data Gets Personal in U.S. Cities - Huffington Post (blog)

Big Data Gets Personal in U.S. Cities - Huffington Post (blog) | TeamData | Scoop.it
Big Data Gets Personal in U.S. Cities Huffington Post (blog) Much has already been said about how big data is dramatically changing the way that organizations make decisions. Today, more data is being created from more places than ever before.
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How Well Do Pseudoephedrine Tracking Databases Work? - KWQC 6

How Well Do Pseudoephedrine Tracking Databases Work? - KWQC 6 | TeamData | Scoop.it
How Well Do Pseudoephedrine Tracking Databases Work? KWQC 6 How well does a drug database help lead law enforcement to making busts? New information in a TV-6 investigation on a suspected meth lab in a Davenport daycare.
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Strata Week: EU's proposed data reforms spark “unprecedented” US ...

EU's data protection reforms could "instigate a trade war" Ars Technica's Cyrus Farivar took a look this week at the European Commission's proposed reform to existing data protection laws....
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Four Lessons from Successful Big Data Programs

Four Lessons from Successful Big Data Programs | TeamData | Scoop.it
Big Data Success Tips: Aberdeen report outlines emerging and reliable methods for enterprise adoption of advanced analytics
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I especially liked item One on the list.

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Popeye, a Hero of Poor Data Decisions

Popeye, a Hero of Poor Data Decisions | TeamData | Scoop.it
In the cartoon hero s spinach strength, we see how data quality issues can persist
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Microsoft's PolyBase mashes up SQL Server and Hadoop | ZDNet

Microsoft's PolyBase mashes up SQL Server and Hadoop | ZDNet | TeamData | Scoop.it
Microsoft is not the first company to mash up relational MPP technology with Hadoop, but it may be the most impactful player to do so.
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It’s Your Life. Isn’t It Your Data?

RT @MENGonline @melindasigal: It’s Your Life. Isn’t It Your Data?http://t.co/H2FrJLlk … via @CMO_com #mengonline
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Case Study: Retail WiFi Log-file Analysis with Hadoop and Impala, Part 1

Case Study: Retail WiFi Log-file Analysis with Hadoop and Impala, Part 1 | TeamData | Scoop.it
This week we were inspired to do some research, driven by an idea: It must be possible to bring the concepts of tracking users in the online world to retail stores. < So they will spy on customers?
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Wow! Dung Beetles Navigate by the Stars

Wow! Dung Beetles Navigate by the Stars | TeamData | Scoop.it
Like ancient seafarers, the insects rely on the starry sky and galaxy glow to move away back from a poop pile.
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Poor dung beetle subjects :).  Interesting experiment, though.

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DNR manager behind data trolling - Minneapolis Star Tribune

DNR manager behind data trolling - Minneapolis Star Tribune | TeamData | Scoop.it
Minneapolis Star Tribune DNR manager behind data trolling Minneapolis Star Tribune The Department of Natural Resources said John Hunt, administrative manager of the agency's enforcement division, viewed driver's license data on 5,000 people while... < Insider breach
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Carla Gentry CSPO's comment, January 26, 2013 11:50 AM
"was a manager who oversaw training on how to handle private information" GREAT!
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Hibernate Object Mapping for NoSQL Datastores

Emmanuel Bernard, the developer behind Hibernate Validator, Hibernate Search, among others, recently announced the birth of Hibernate OGM. The new framework's goal is to provide a common interface for NoSQL datastores using JPA constructs.
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10 Other Things People Want Bill Clinton to Explain

10 Other Things People Want Bill Clinton to Explain | TeamData | Scoop.it
Bill Clinton took the title Explainer-in-Chief during his DNC speech and Twitter users would like him to explain a few other things.
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Still waiting on that Eventual Consistency explanation....

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Gun Lobby Helps Block Data Collection by Crimefighters - Bloomberg

Gun Lobby Helps Block Data Collection by Crimefighters - Bloomberg | TeamData | Scoop.it
Gun Lobby Helps Block Data Collection by Crimefighters
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The debate over data is intensifying as President Barack Obama seeks new gun-control laws following the Dec.
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Dumbing it down for criminals. 

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The data black hole that could suck the life out of the internet economy - ZDNet

The data black hole that could suck the life out of the internet economy - ZDNet | TeamData | Scoop.it
The data black hole that could suck the life out of the internet economy ZDNet The internet economy is based on the assumption that this data will be freely available and plentiful forever.
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SHERIFF: Anti-meth database created more criminals - smurfiing

SHERIFF: Anti-meth database created more criminals - smurfiing | TeamData | Scoop.it
SHERIFF: Anti-meth database created more criminals KSPR SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Everyday Gary Grove or one of the other pharmacists at Grove Pharmacy sells cold and allergy medicines with the ingredient pseudoephedrine.
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How agencies can put Hadoop to work - FCW.com

How agencies can put Hadoop to work - FCW.com | TeamData | Scoop.it
How agencies can put Hadoop to work
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Can the big-data tool Hadoop help rescue victims during the next big disaster, or steer health officials toward the cancer treatment that is a patient's best bet?
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Government agencies and NoSQL

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Do You Need Big Data Governance? Maybe.

Do You Need Big Data Governance? Maybe. | TeamData | Scoop.it
Governance Expert Interview: Sunil Soares discusses his new book and the unique governance implications of emergent big data
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I don't think that Big Data is special...that it needs not have any governance.  I know people want that, so that their projects can move faster, but that doesn't make it right.

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Top 5 Database Platforms - the Developer Experience Exposed.

Top 5 Database Platforms - the Developer Experience Exposed. | TeamData | Scoop.it
I was pinged lately by someone bemoaning the state of SAP HANA developer tools and I was slightly surprised. I thought that SAP had done a fairly good job of making things available, but then I am a S...
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Big Data: Overhyped And Overpaid?

Big Data: Overhyped And Overpaid? | TeamData | Scoop.it
Gartner claims that Big Data is overhyped and about to fall into the trough of disillusionment, but salaries for Big Data pros suggest that enterprises are putting their money where their mouth is. (RT @jangles: Big Data: Overhyped And Overpaid?
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Microsoft Data Chief Stepping Down - Visual Studio Magazine (blog)

Microsoft Data Chief Stepping Down Visual Studio Magazine (blog) Mary Jo Foley is reporting that Microsoft Corporate Vice President Ted Kummert is stepping down as of Jan. 31.
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Big Data must not be an elephant riding a bicycle

Big Data must not be an elephant riding a bicycle | TeamData | Scoop.it
Forrester’s John Rymer sums up his opinion succinctly when he says, “Big Data: The worst category name ever.” It certainly has challenges in name and how people conceive of it. Bi...
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Technology And BIG Data Are Changing The Retail World - Forbes

Technology And BIG Data Are Changing The Retail World - Forbes | TeamData | Scoop.it
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"biggish" data, that is.

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Utah begins sharing with national gun database - Salt Lake Tribune

Utah begins sharing with national gun database - Salt Lake Tribune | TeamData | Scoop.it
Utah begins sharing with national gun database Salt Lake Tribune After years of not reporting Utah's mentally ill to a federal database meant to keep guns out of the hands of those with a history of psychiatric problems, the state this week fed...
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Should Scrabble letter values change?

Should Scrabble letter values change? | TeamData | Scoop.it
The values of the letters in Scrabble were assigned according to the front page of a US newspaper in the 1930s. Is it time the scoring system was updated to reflect today's usage?
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A data profiling issue.

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The Horrifying Persistence of Annoying, Privacy-Invading Crapware

The Horrifying Persistence of Annoying, Privacy-Invading Crapware | TeamData | Scoop.it
For a few years now, I’ve been expecting to write an obituary for crapware. Or not an obit, exactly—I was hoping to dance on its grave. Crapware is the annoying software that worms into your computer without your knowledge.
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Plus all that crapware comes with data, or it collects data.  And it drives up your data usage, too.

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