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Connected Cars? How About Connected Everything?

Over the past quarter century, the Internet has arguably become the most pervasive manmade force in world history. In just the last few years, Web-based connectivity has revolutionized everything from home energy use to interstellar travel. From connected cars to connected refrigerators, this movement has been dubbed the Internet of Things. Thousands of companies are …Read More

Rise of the Machine Learning Algorithms

Welcome, my son! Welcome… to the machine-learning algorithms! Seems like they’re everywhere these days. Some estimates peg the market at $37 billion by 2025. That’s a tall order, but given the number of software companies claiming to have them, use them, or at least swear by them, it could just happen. Will they kill jobs, …Read More

Data Pipeline as a Service?

Necessity is the mother of invention, and that sure holds true for data. With volumes and varieties skyrocketing, traditional methods for managing data flow are crumbling, as new technologies are hitting the market. One such tech comes from Alooma, which touts its data pipeline as a service. Check out this episode of #InsideAnalysis to hear …Read More