IBM and Juniper Networks are working together to build networking infrastructure with built-in analytics that take advantage of big data to boost performance of applications.
Making it in business today is as much about establishing a public presence as anything else. With that in mind, CIOs can benefit from these tips on how to create and maintain a positive digital profile--one that confirms your credibility and authority.
Twitter is blaming Apple, more specifically iOS 8, for the loss of 4 million users, reports Business Insider.
Analyzing tweets is not just an activity befitting marketing efforts. Such has great value in medicine and public health too. One great example of that is a recent study titled "Psychological Language on Twitter Predicts County-Level Heart Disease Mortality" by University of Pennsylvania researchers published in the journal Psychological Science.
The timing couldn't have been more prophetic, as yesterday President Obama called for new laws regarding cybersecurity breaches, while it was separately revealed that the U.S. Central Comand's Twitter account was hacked.
You'll find a good post in B2B on how to use Twitter Analytics in case you're looking to do that.
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WhatsApp, the popular messaging service acquired by Facebook for $22 billion, has added end-to-end encryption for some mobile users, reports Threatpost.
Some data scientists wanted to study the stages of romantic relationships from first date to break-up on Twitter. They took a serious and calculated look at 661 conversations and asked CrowdFlower to help them parse the data.
Yes, yes, Pam, I'm sorry. I know this Spotlight appears to be aimed squarely at your territory. (Folks, do be sure to read Pam Baker's FierceBigData, it's well worth your time.)