Our weekly round up of relevant news from around data (big or otherwise), social, trends and our very own index:
Visually Raises $3.3M As Its Content Marketplace Expands Beyond Infographics
Visual.ly, a startup that helps companies create infographics, videos, and more, has raised $3.3 million in additional funding. The company launched …
How to Leverage Infographics for Any Industry
Infographics are helpful for an abundance of people who are looking to increase and monopolize on their information.
5 Infographics to Teach You How to Easily Make Infographics in PowerPoint
Despite the spattering of headlines that have popped up over the past couple years proclaiming “infographics are dead,” infographics are, in fact, alive and well.
SOCIAL MEDIA/INVESTMENTS STORIES
Nasdaq 5000: 3 Undervalued Tech Stocks to Buy Now
Google stock is down by nearly 5% over the last year, missing the Nasdaq rally as investors seem to be much more inclined toward social media …
The most popular social media among USA youth
Investors should remember those figures when reading reports focused solely on the U.S. market, like the recent claims that U.S. teens are …
BIG DATA NEWS
Fitch: Insurers Begin to Unlock Power of Big Data
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, March 11 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings says in a new report that big data will be ..
Meet 7 Brand New Big Data Billionaires
These Big Data billionaires are at the top of their game – all of them have built empires on their ability to collect, interpret and use data in ways no one …
Why U.S. Energy Could Be the Next Big Data Engine
One of the worst kept secrets in the world of Big Data is this: it’s not just about getting and using information. It’s about being the one who can access …
Why big data analytics strikes out sometimes
For instance, did big data analytics foresee the recent plummet in oil prices? No, based on what Saudi billionaire businessman Prince Alwaleed bin …
Big data security analytics: Can it revolutionize information security?
Demetrios Lazarikos describes the security big data system he implemented at retail giant Sears, as well as how it helped thwart retail fraud activity …