Inside Companies
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Why Isn’t the Price of Broadband Obeying Moore’s Law?

JackMason - September 14, 2010

Northwestern University researchers have discovered that broadband Internet prices have remained nearly stagnant since 2004, despite the explosive pace of adoption since then, from approximately 20 percent of…

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Food+Tech Connect: Promoting a Networked Food System

JackMason - July 28, 2010

food+tech connect | promoting a networked food system Created by shiftN, this map visualizes the global interconnections among food, agriculture, water, energy, soil, and humans that comprise…

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Beyond Social: Read/Write in The Era of Internet of Things

JackMason - July 19, 2010

In 2010, we’re still struggling to digest all of what social media throws at us. However, a shift has been happening since 2009 which alleviates the problem.…

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The Top 25 Words of the Decade from 2000 – 2009

JackMason - November 20, 2009

1. Global Warming (2000) 2. 9/11 (2001) 3. Obama (2008) 4. Bailout (2008) 5. Evacuee/refugee (2005): (Survivors of Katrina who had to be rescued) 6. Derivative (2007)…

Data Visualization
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Data visualization: a new way of looking at the world -…

JackMason - November 3, 2009

Data visualization: a new way of looking at the world - CNN.com “Specialists from scientists to accountants have been dealing with data for decades,” said Martin Wattenberg,…

Business Intelligence
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M2: extending business intelligence through web data Massive…

JackMason - October 21, 2009

M2: extending business intelligence through web data Massive Mashups (M2) is an extension of the mashup paradigm that: Integrates gigabytes, terabytes, or petabytes of unstructured data from…

Data Visualization
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A New Graphical Representation of the Periodic Table |…

JackMason - October 7, 2009

A New Graphical Representation of the Periodic Table | VizWorld.com According to Mohd Abubakr from Microsoft Research in Hyderabad, the table can be improved by arranging it…

Data Mining
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IBM Launches New Advanced Analytics Center In New York,…

JackMason - October 1, 2009

IBM Launches New Advanced Analytics Center In New York, SmarterCities Scan social media project …IBM is also partnering with New York-based Tumblr to launch the Smarter Cities…

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Smarter Planet |Tumblr : September Roundup Survey all 120+…

JackMason - September 30, 2009

Smarter Planet |Tumblr : September Roundup Survey all 120+ posts this month. Or check out the Archive to see previous months and sample some of the more than…

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“When people think of a future period, they intuitively assume that the current rate of progress will…”

JackMason - August 18, 2009

“When people think of a future period, they intuitively assume that the current rate of progress will continue for future periods. However, careful consideration of the pace…