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Servers: Big data, small footprint

Servers: Big data, small footprint | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
The cost of running the millions of computers that power the internet is enormous. But the industry is working on technology to meet the challenge.
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New #servers: low power chips and solid state drives

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Vancouver-based company wants to take ‘undiagnosed’ out of the medical vocabulary

Vancouver-based company wants to take ‘undiagnosed’ out of the medical vocabulary | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it

Fusion Genomics has developed a process to identify any known pathogen within about 12 hours

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Blockchain Could Help Us Reclaim Control of Our Personal Data

Blockchain Could Help Us Reclaim Control of Our Personal Data | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
Recent data breaches should be a huge wake-up call.
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Google & Microsoft Are Building Software To Identify Influencers And Trendsetters

Google & Microsoft Are Building Software To Identify Influencers And Trendsetters | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
New patents aim to identify and encourage online experts and influencers — with implications for brands and content creators.
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Facebook gave special counsel Robert Mueller data on Russian ads, report says

Facebook gave special counsel Robert Mueller data on Russian ads, report says | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
An internal Facebook investigation has found it is "likely" Russian operatives spent $100,000 on ads with "divisive messages."
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Zuckerberg World President – Monday Note

Zuckerberg World President – Monday Note | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
Facebook is now a supranational company. It spans the globe with about 2 billion subscribers, its 2016 revenue reached $27.6B — 54% more than in 2015; it’s immensely profitable (37% of revenue) and…
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How to Integrate Data and Analytics into Every Part of Your Organization

How to Integrate Data and Analytics into Every Part of Your Organization | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
Start with a clear understanding of what you hope to accomplish.
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Emeric Nectoux's curator insight, August 5, 5:47 PM

Many conversations about data and analytics (D&A) start by focusing on technology. Having the right tools is critically important, but too often executives overlook or underestimate the significance of the people and organizational components required to build a successful D&A function.

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Which AWS Compute service do I need? - Cloud Academy Blog

Which AWS Compute service do I need? - Cloud Academy Blog | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
Which AWS Compute service do I need? We’ll explore the range of compute services available for AWS to help you choose the one that’s right for you.
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16 Free and Open-Source Business Intelligence Tools - DZone Big Data

16 Free and Open-Source Business Intelligence Tools - DZone Big Data | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
Take a look at some great free and open-source business intelligence tools, including the ELK stack, Helical Insight, BIRT, Jasperreports server, and BIRT.
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Toward Accountability – Data & Society

Toward Accountability – Data & Society | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
It’s easy to assume that, when we — data practitioners — commit to using data well, we are committing to using data for social good. But, if we want to do data responsibly, we need to challenge some…
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Open data? OK! But what about reflexive and human readable descriptors in order to reduce biases?

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Top 10 Facebook Groups for Big Data, Data Science, and Machine Learning

Top 10 Facebook Groups for Big Data, Data Science, and Machine Learning | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
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Le monde et le pantalon de Mark Zuckerberg.

Nous y voilà. Pas tout à fait certes mais jamais nous n'en fûmes si près. Mark Zuckerberg en campagne pour devenir le prochain président des Etats-Unis. Pour gagner du temps, voilà déjà l'affiche officielle du Facebook Digital Labor Party
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The Data That Turned the World Upside Down

The Data That Turned the World Upside Down | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
Psychologist Michal Kosinski developed a method to analyze people in minute detail based on their Facebook activity. Did a similar tool help propel Donald Trump to victory?
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Forget the cloud. Computing is heading into the fog.

Forget the cloud. Computing is heading into the fog. | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
Fog computing leverages and unifies a surprising number of cutting-edge technologies into a comprehensive whole.
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What’s now and next in analytics, AI, and automation | McKinsey & Company

What’s now and next in analytics, AI, and automation | McKinsey & Company | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
Innovations in digitization, analytics, artificial intelligence, and automation are creating performance and productivity opportunities for business and the economy, even as they reshape employment and the future of work.
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Introduction to Blockchains & What It Means to Big Data

Introduction to Blockchains & What It Means to Big Data | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
These articles will help you understand "bitcoin," "blockchain," and "cryptocurrency" — and what you should do about them.
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Nouha Belaid's curator insight, October 15, 4:43 PM
Introduction to #Blockchains & What It Means to #Big_Data
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The world’s most valuable resource is no longer oil, but data

The world’s most valuable resource is no longer oil, but data | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
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Python Overtakes R for Data Science and Machine Learning

Python Overtakes R for Data Science and Machine Learning | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
This article summarizes a trend in programming languages usage, based on a number of proxy metrics. This change started to be more pronounced in early 2017: Py…
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Introduction to metadata

Introduction to metadata | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
Metadata is organised information that describes, locates or otherwise makes it easier to retrieve information. Metadata is all around us, it started as catal…
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Data scientists have the potential to help save the world

Data scientists have the potential to help save the world | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
With an untold number of crises emerging every year, big data is becoming increasingly important for helping aid organisations respond quickly to chaotic and evolving situations.
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Fuel of the future: Data is giving rise to a new economy | The Economist

Fuel of the future: Data is giving rise to a new economy | The Economist | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
AN OIL refinery is an industrial cathedral, a place of power, drama and dark recesses: ornate cracking towers its gothic pinnacles, flaring gas its stained glass, the stench of hydrocarbons its heady incense.
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BIG DATA, LA SCIENCE DES DONNÉES

BIG DATA, LA SCIENCE DES DONNÉES | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
Alors que le méga et le téra sont devenus familiers, les plus grands data center sont aux échelles du zetta ou du yottaoctet. Derrière le terme populaire de Big Data, il y aussi de nombreux enjeux scientifiques. Jim Gray, décrit le Big Data comme une « nouvelle vision du monde, un nouveau paradigme pour les sciences ». Comment ces capacités de traitement et de stockage des données massives ont-elles changé la vie des laboratoires ?
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Scout | The Rise of the Weaponized AI Propaganda Machine

Scout | The Rise of the Weaponized AI Propaganda Machine | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
Scout is a community exploring the social implications of technology through reporting, science fiction, and foresight
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This Company Has Built a Profile on Every American Adult

This Company Has Built a Profile on Every American Adult | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
Every move you make. Every click you take. Every game you play. Every place you stay. They’ll be watching you.
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Read the Confidential David Brock Memo Outlining Plans to Attack Trump

Read the Confidential David Brock Memo Outlining Plans to Attack Trump | Big Data Analysis in the Clouds | Scoop.it
The Washington Free Beacon attended the retreat and obtained David Brock's private and confidential memorandum from the meeting.
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