Our weekly round up of relevant news from around data (big or otherwise), social, trends and our very own index:
Inside the Rapid Shift in How Asian Consumers Shop
As consumer behavior and the retail landscape evolve throughout Asia, winning will mean understanding the nuances of a new era for growth …
Mobile’s Role in Booking Short Trips
Travellers who have recently booked short trips (two to four days) likely did so using multiple devices, applications and mobile sites, according …
This is how much more Trump spends on air travel than other presidential candidates
But how are the other candidates getting to their own rallies and … has created an infographic comparing six presidential candidates and their ..
Protecting your business from intellectual property theft
Intellectual property (IP) losses are costing UK businesses millions every year, but there are steps that can be taken to prevent them.
Ad Tech Has Undergone a Supersonic Explosion in the Past 5 Years It outpaced predictions by billions
Infographic: Ad Tech Has Undergone a Supersonic Explosion in the Past 5 Years. It outpaced predictions by billions By Carrie Cummings.
SOCIAL MEDIA/INVESTMENTS STORIES
Twitter Just Gave Full Firehose Access to Company That ‘Leaked’ its Earnings
(For more on that subject, see Fortune’s recent magazine feature “How Investors Are Using Social Media to Make Money.“) But what makes Selerity’s …
How the 2016 presidential candidates measure up on social media
Social media platforms have become the online soap box for anyone seeking to win the presidency, and some candidates find more of a …
5 Social-Media Trends to Watch in 2016
The world of social media is constantly evolving. Investors in companies such as Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), Twitter (NYSE:TWTR), and LinkedIn …
Earnings Preview: Is LNKD Still Connecting With Investors?
LinkedIn LNKD +0.52% (LNKD) is a social-media platform with a revenue edge over others in that space, according to some industry analysts.
What Are Other Investors Thinking?
For investors, the social media may mean wide access to a variety of information on the go. On the train and feel like learning the business ..
BIG DATA NEWS
Can Big Data Help Fight The Zika Virus?
The World Health Organization has declared the Zika Virus a public health emergency that could affect four million people in the next year as it …
Just Using Big Data Isn’t Enough Anymore
Big Data has quickly become an established fact for Fortune 1000 firms — such is the conclusion of a Big Data executive survey that my firm …
Big Data and the Race To Be President
Much of the big data in the election cycle will go towards leveraging Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and other popular social networks.
Big data’s big problem? Most companies don’t realize they’re already using it
It turns out that no one knows what the heck big data is, and about the same number of companies are actually doing anything meaningful with …
Why Big Data Isn’t Paying Off for Companies (Yet)
The relatively few organizations that are making profitable use of big data have hired or cultivated executives Thomas describes as …