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The Technology Behind Fighting California's Fires & Other Disasters

THE TECHNOLOGY BEHIND FIGHTING CALIFORNIA'S FIRES & OTHER DISASTERS

As wildfires continued to burn across the length of California this month, Gov. Jerry Brown urged residents to stay on the alert and...

 
 
 
The CEO of a hot Silicon Valley startup who built a product used by more than 15,000 companies reveals the single way you'll know whether or not people will actually buy your product

THE CEO OF A HOT SILICON VALLEY STARTUP WHO BUILT A PRODUCT USED BY MORE THAN 15,000 COMPANIES REVEALS THE SINGLE WAY YOU'LL KNOW WHETHER OR NOT PEOPLE WILL ACTUALLY BUY YOUR PRODUCT

Peter Reinhardt, CEO and co-founder of data analytics company Segment, struggled to find the right market fit for his product on his...

 
 
 
To the Surprise of No One, ‘Fire Emblem Heroes' Is Still Killing It - Crossing $400M Worldwide

TO THE SURPRISE OF NO ONE, ‘FIRE EMBLEM HEROES' IS STILL KILLING IT - CROSSING $400M WORLDWIDE

Per a recent report from app analytics firm SensorTower, Fire Emblem Heroes is still absolutely killing it for Nintendo, raking in...

 
 
 
GV leads $30 million investment in Verana Health to improve clinical research using EHR data

GV LEADS $30 MILLION INVESTMENT IN VERANA HEALTH TO IMPROVE CLINICAL RESEARCH USING EHR DATA

Verana Health, a platform that's setting out to help the life sciences industry enhance clinical studies with analytics and data, has...

 
 
 
MoviePass' owner is back trading below $1, less than a week after it did a 1-for-250 reverse stock split to avoid being kicked off the Nasdaq

MOVIEPASS' OWNER IS BACK TRADING BELOW $1, LESS THAN A WEEK AFTER IT DID A 1-FOR-250 REVERSE STOCK SPLIT TO AVOID BEING KICKED OFF THE NASDAQ

MoviePass owner Helios and Matheson Analytics was trading below $1 on Monday, less than a week after the company underwent a reverse...

Big Data & Predictive Analytics in Food Safety

BIG DATA & PREDICTIVE ANALYTICS IN FOOD SAFETY

BY: AMANDA SIA What is Big Data & Predictive Analytics? Image from Despite being such a buzzword recently, big data is still a pretty...

 
 
 
Apple Shipped 3.5M Watches in Q2 2018, 30% More Than Last Year

APPLE SHIPPED 3.5M WATCHES IN Q2 2018, 30% MORE THAN LAST YEAR

During the second quarter of 2018, Apple shipped an estimated 3.5 million Apple Watches worldwide, according to new data shared today...

This former Twitter exec took over as CEO of an $865 million company - now, he explains his master plan to take on Google, and his unusual reason to want to IPO

THIS FORMER TWITTER EXEC TOOK OVER AS CEO OF AN $865 MILLION COMPANY - NOW, HE EXPLAINS HIS MASTER PLAN TO TAKE ON GOOGLE, AND HIS UNUSUAL REASON TO WANT TO IPO

In April, Mixpanel cofounder Suhail Doshi relinquished his CEO title to Amir Movafaghi. Mixpanel is an app analytics company, last...

 
 
 
How Predictive Marketing and Analytics Are Changing the Retail Industry

HOW PREDICTIVE MARKETING AND ANALYTICS ARE CHANGING THE RETAIL INDUSTRY

Free-Photos / Pixabay As with any industry, new advancements in technology have the potential to disrupt the retail industry. Already,...

Qlik Buys Podium Data as Big Data Deal-Making Continues

QLIK BUYS PODIUM DATA AS BIG DATA DEAL-MAKING CONTINUES

Big software companies continue to shop for data management and analytics startups. The latest deal is Qlik's acquisition of Podium...

 
 
 
Goldman Sachs Leads $37M Investment in Cogito's A.I. for Call Centers

GOLDMAN SACHS LEADS $37M INVESTMENT IN COGITO'S A.I. FOR CALL CENTERS

Cogito, one of the startups working to enhance businesses' call center operations with sophisticated analytics software, has scooped...

 
 
 
Facebook suspends another analytics firm over potential data misuse

FACEBOOK SUSPENDS ANOTHER ANALYTICS FIRM OVER POTENTIAL DATA MISUSE

Facebook is no doubt keen to let the Cambridge Analytica scandal fade into history, but its problems with third-party companies and...

This could be another Cambridge Analytica for Facebook, not that anyone's surprised

THIS COULD BE ANOTHER CAMBRIDGE ANALYTICA FOR FACEBOOK, NOT THAT ANYONE'S SURPRISED

Well, here we go again. Facebook has suspended the Boston-based data analytics firm Crimson Hexagon from accessing its platform - a...