Lessons from How Amazon Uses Big Data
Big Data
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Big Data
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Lessons from How Amazon Uses Big Data

MIKE20 - August 20, 2014

Entering the field of big data is no cake walk. Due to the many nuances of big data architecture combined…

4 Ways Big Data Can Drive Your Sales to the Next Level
Big Data
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Big Data
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4 Ways Big Data Can Drive Your Sales to the Next Level

Datafloq - May 10, 2014

One of the most well known examples of how Big Data can drive sales is that of Amazon. They have…

Big Data
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What Data Do the Five Largest Tech Companies Collect? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Datafloq - July 21, 2013

Big Data brings big privacy issues, and it is wise to understand what data is collected from you when you…

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Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer on Data Portabilty

MIKE20 - February 11, 2013

“Where you stand depends on where you sit.”–Nelson Mandela “Where you stand depends on where you sit.”–Nelson MandelaSpeaking at the…

Business Intelligence
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Amazon’s foreign publishing push: A customer data play

StephenBaker1 - May 20, 2010

I'm trying to imagine everything Amazon knows about me. The company's computers know the books and music I buy, the…

Business Intelligence
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An Open Letter to Jeff Bezos

PhilSimon - March 11, 2010

This post might not be a wise move but I never claimed to have a perfect batting average in the…

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Books! Books! Books!

Daniel Tunkelang - December 15, 2009

When my daughter was born almost two years ago, I wondered if she’d grow up reading books. After all, I…

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Information Is An Asset

Steve Bennett - August 17, 2009

An interesting article in today's newspapers as Amazon is rebuffed in its efforts to sign Kindle deals with local publishers News…

Predictive Analytics
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Is Amazon really that cool as we keep saying?

AkinArikan - August 1, 2009

For all that buzz around Amazon’s sophisticated analytics and its targeted book recommendations, it is worth asking in Kevin Hillstrom’s…

Data Mining
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Amazon Elastic MapReduce, and other stuff I don’t have time to grok yet

SDC Editor - April 2, 2009

Lots of good stuff have been coming to my attention lately.Amazon just announced their Amazon Elastic MapReduce program. Sounds like…