Bigdata

02.24.16
MIT mapped where Boston's biggest energy hogs reside
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MIT mapped where Boston's biggest energy hogs reside

The school's goal is for every city to have a power consumption model to aid civic planning.

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02.12.16
The 2016 presidential race according to Facebook 'likes'
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The 2016 presidential race according to Facebook 'likes'

The interactive map shows candidates Ben Carson and Bernie Sanders duking it out for the top spot.

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01.09.16
Linked love: OKCupid offers options for polyamorous couples
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Linked love: OKCupid offers options for polyamorous couples

It's an extension of a small beta program that launched last month.

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09.03.15
Your phone knows if you're bored by how much you use it
09.03.15

Your phone knows if you're bored by how much you use it

Researchers at Barcelona's Telefonica Research lab have developed a smartphone-based algorithm tha...

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05.20.15
Epic Games challenges VR devs to make sense of big data
05.20.15

Epic Games challenges VR devs to make sense of big data

We've seen a handful of neat ways to visualize big data and make it useful, and the folks behind U...

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04.22.15
Los Angeles partners with Waze to head off traffic gridlocks
04.22.15

Los Angeles partners with Waze to head off traffic gridlocks

Los Angeles' traffic problems are legendary, which is probably why the City of Angels is following...

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02.18.15
White House appoints first ever chief data scientist
02.18.15

White House appoints first ever chief data scientist

The White House has a new employee: Chief Data Scientist and Chief Technology Officer for Data Pol...

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