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Germany Vs Usa: A Surge In Nazi Insults
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During the Germany vs. USA World Cup match on Thursday, some striking data emerged on twitter. In a blog post, Reuben Fischer-Baum collected all the tweets containing “Nazi” or “Nazis” during the game (from 11:35am – 14:03pm EST) which saw 30,209 tweets in total. The graph below shows when the

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Philips And Salesforce Unite To Deliver Medical Platform
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Philips, the Dutch healthcare and lighting company, announced on Thursday it would be partnering with Salesforce to build a cloud-based platform that will connect healthcare providers, insurers and healthcare consumers. Philips has built two applications on the platform, eCareCoordinator and eCareCompanion that will become available in the summer. The former

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Ibm Securing Its Leadership In The Emc Market
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IBM announced on Wednesday the availability of its new big data service – IBM Navigator on Cloud – which is designed to help businesses interact and secure enterprise content on any device. The latest version of Navigator is build on Softlayer, and is part of IBM’s larger plan to move

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Dataguise Offers New Solution For Big Data Governance
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Dataguise, a provider of big data security intelligence and protection solutions, announced  the new Dataguise for Data Governance™ suite this week at the Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit. The suite allows organizations to declare policies, discover sensitive data, view and track entitlements, and audit access to sensitive data — automated across

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Wimbledon &Amp; Big Data: Predictive Or Missing The Mark?
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This year we have seen some interesting use cases in the application of big data analytics in sports. We have already uncovered how it has been used in cricket and baseball, whether we can predict the winner of the World Cup, and how the German football team is using SAP

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Cambridge-Based Big Data Analytics Startup Raises $6.25M
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Coherent Path, a cloud-based analytics platform designed for retailers to tailor their marketing efforts to individual customers, announced on Wednesday that it has raised $6.25 million in Series A funding. Sigma Prime and GrandBanks Capital led the investment round, with participation from CommonAngels. “The team at Coherent Path is excited

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Jaspersoft For Aws Surpasses 1,000 Active Customers
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On Tuesday, TIBCO Software announced that more than 1,000 active customers have subscribed to the “pay-as-you-go” TIBCO Jaspersoft for AWS. The company also announced the general availability of its newly released Jaspersoft 5.6 on Amazon Web Services Marketplace. “Jaspersoft 5.6′s improved Big Data capabilities, increased performance and Visualize.js JavaScript API,

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Three Forecasts You Should Know: Big Data, Business Intelligence &Amp; Analytics
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Follow @DataconomyMedia (Big Data) Hadoop Market Expected to Grow 25x by 2020: According to a report by Allied Market Research, the global market for Hadoop along with related hardware, software and services is expected to grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 58.2 percent between 2013 and 2020.

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