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 2013, …

BIG DATA NEWS

Real-Time Prediction, Big Data Scale: Impossible Dream?
Marketers have been talking about one-to-one marketing for decades, and the challenge is that much harder now that we can tap into big data.

Big Data Gets Smart, Personalization Gets Personal
Customer Experience, Big Data Gets Smart, Personalization Gets Personal and the Future Looks Bright For the last few years, “mobile” has topped …

Top 10 big data stories of 2013
Big data. Anyone sick of it yet? Not the technology: the pulling together and cross-matching of disparate data on a massive scale is arguably producing …

Big data and analytics trends for 2014
Throughout 2013, big data and analytics have been among the most-hyped themes within the world of IT. With the vast datasets that most businesses now own …

How 2014 Will Be The Year To Monetize Big Data
Ask anyone in business if they’ve heard of big data, and by now, the answer is probably yes. For the majority of 2013, big data dominated the media discussion …

SOCIAL MEDIA/INVESTMENT STORIES

Why Twitter Investors Need To Follow Retweets
Media darling Twitter has fascinated reporters and investors alike in recent weeks. The social network’s stock has surged since its New York Stock …

Judge says Nasdaq OMX Group Inc must face investors’ lawsuits in ...
… filed by investors who alleged the bourse had botched the $16 billion initial public offering of social media platform Facebook Inc, Reuters reported.

Index Investors: Prepare to Own Facebook
… many investors swore they’d never own shares of the social-media giant. Yet thanks to the recent decision for S&P Dow Jones Indices to add Facebook to the …

With Twitter and Facebook, Squeezing More Ad Revenue is Key
With social media investors, any news of more thoroughly integrated advertising supposedly translates into higher revenues. After all, the more successful and …

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