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How Lyft Uses Big Data in its Operations

 Lyft started late in the ride-hailing business compared to Uber, which virtually created the industry, but being a late entrant enabled the company to design its cloud-based big data platform wi......

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Big Data’s Latest Conquest: Social Entrepreneurship and Election Surveying

 If you think that it is difficult to find the perfect resource material, think how much more complicated it will be if you go back in time 10 to 20 years ago. In a time wherein only a few comput......

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BigClouT Project to Bring Big Data Advantages in IoT Devices and Smart Cities

 As more cities become urbanized, modern technologies like cloud computing and Internet of Things are receiving higher demands. A joint effort between Europe and Japan plans to use big data to su......

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Israel’s Defense Force Trains First Group of Big Data Analysts

 Israeli Intelligence Corps, an Israel Defence Forces corps that is responsible for gathering, publishing, and disseminating intelligence information for the political branch and the General Staf......

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Big Data to Identify Patients at Risk of Heart Arrhythmia and Sudden Cardiac Death

 Researchers from the University of Arizona and US-based healthcare company Banner Health have been granted fund by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, a government agency under the U......

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8 Tips to Balance Big Data Security and Sharing

 One of the most important assets of a company or organization is data. Giant firms like Facebook, Amazon, and Google have even managed to create empires on the top of the data economy. Data......