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 »

Our weekly round up of relevant news from around data (big or otherwise), social, trends and our very own index: INFOGRAPHICS NEWS Infographics: Investors pour big money into big data startups this year An infographic released by the website Big Data Startups (below) revealed that investors have poured $3.6 billion into big data startups for… Read more »