Our weekly round up of relevant news from around data (big or otherwise), social, trends and our very own index: INFOGRAPHICS NEWS ISIS is using statistics, infographics and Twitter to promote terror in Iraq The typical organised terrorist uses statistics, infographics and Twitter to … about their attacks and promoting them using infographics and Twitter… Read more »

#462108389 / gettyimages.com Business intelligence analytics is the number one priority of CIOs around the globe and financial services businesses are in a strong position here. They are data rich, usually with resources to apply high-quality analytical procedures. Traditionally, data has been used reactively, but the volume of social data and ever evolving tech means… Read more »

Our weekly round up of relevant news from around data (big or otherwise), social, trends and our very own index: INFOGRAPHICS NEWS How info graphics can help learners understand the rules of English The British Council is the UK’s international cultural organisation. Read about the work we’re doing building relationships between the UK and other… Read more »

Our weekly round up of relevant news from around data (big or otherwise), social, trends and our very own index: INFOGRAPHICS NEWS Seeing Is Believing: Infographics Revolutionizing The Patient Experience Infographics and visualizations are hugely popular in all cultures, and there is unlimited opportunity to use them in a complex field like health care. SOCIAL… Read more »

Featured in a timely reminder in the UK’s Telegraph newspaper, the subject of big Silicon Valley players scaling up their foray into banking continues to raise its head as a subject. A study by the Washington Post also broached this subject recently, with payment innovator Square topping the poll of technology firms those surveyed would… Read more »

Around 500 million Tweets are sent every day. 11% of people on earth have a Facebook profile. We spend 2.9 billion hours on YouTube every month. Never before have we been so connected. There are 17 virtual communities that have over 100 million active users. Some estimates indicate that 90% of the world’s information has… Read more »

Our weekly round up of relevant news from around data (big or otherwise), social, trends and our very own index: INFOGRAPHICS NEWS Twitter / Visually: The Science of Infographics: … The Science of Infographics: The Surprising Way The Brain Processes Visuals http://ow.ly/x9rmp pic.twitter.com/Z6a734rzaY. Reply; Retweet … SOCIAL MEDIA/INVESTMENTS STORIES Why CEOs Don’t Use Social Media… Read more »

“By the time you realized it happened, it already corrected…when something like AP gets hacked, it becomes reality for a period of time, until it’s not.” – Art Hogan, Lazard Capital Markets In the 7 years since its launch, Twitter has become arguably the most important form of social media for business.  Allowing for… Read more »