A Big Data Siren For Law Enforcement Intelligence

Big Data - Law enforcement officers, detectives, private investigators and military intelligence staff have used an increasing amount of technology over the years. Forensic fingerprinting arrived around 100 years ago, the first crime laboratories were established in the 1920s and the introduction of the two-way radio came not long after. Modern policing technologies include in-car [...]

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Big Data Analytics Could Reduce Power Grid Outages

Big Data - The power grid is one of those things that most of us take for granted, but it’s time to acknowledge that it’s vulnerable to power outages due to age, variability of distributed renewable generation resources and attacks. The annual cost of short power interruptions (i.e., five minutes or less) in the U.S. [...]

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Big data companies face increased state and federal scrutiny

Big Data - State attorneys general are ramping up their scrutiny of technology platform companies such as Google and Facebook. In late March, Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry disclosed in an interview that the state attorneys general were preparing to meet with the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to discuss concerns about technology platforms. On [...]

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The AI Journey For CSPs: From Big Data To Big Revenue

Many of the communications service providers (CSPs) I talk to say they’re struggling to use artificial intelligence (AI) to overhaul their competitive game. They feel that if they could just access the big data locked away in their networks, the floodgates would open, and they’d be on their way to automating operations and enjoying new [...]

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Netflix Harnesses Big Data To Profit From Your Tastes

“Bird Box,” a thriller starring Sandra Bullock, sucked in 45 million Netflix viewers in a week. “Bandersnatch,” part of Netflix’s “Black Mirror” franchise, set new standards for interaction. Netflix is quietly transforming the entertainment industry with big data. Founded in 1997, Netflix began as a subscription mail-order DVD company. Back then, distributing the shiny discs in prepaid [...]

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Transforming Big Data Processing Through Blockchain and AI

Big data is currently on everybody’s lips with stringent regulations the order of the day and security breaches happening on a regular basis. A company called Endor has come up with a blockchain and AI based solution to manage and process data.  After years of research at MIT, Endor claims to have invented the “Google [...]

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