Are you a web designer? If yes, then you are also a user interface designer, and in the near future, this role will become even more important for you. Whil
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Last week IDG published their latest big data enterprise survey and predictions for 2014 finding that on average, enterprises will spend $8M on big data –related initiatives in 2014.
The study also found that 70% of enterprise organizations have either deployed or are planning to deploy big data-related projects and programs. The study 2014 IDG Enterprise Big Data Research is summarized here. The goal of the study includes gaining a better understanding of organizations’ big data initiatives, investments and strategies.
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Over $200,000 a year, according to this recent info graphic, this may make it an unrealistic marketing option for many businesses. Just because it’s free it doesn�t mean they are without considerable cost.
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On Christmas Eve last year, the Russian Icebreaker M.V. Akademik Shokalskiy got trapped in tightly packed ice in the Antarctic waters—along with 73 other passengers, adventure travel photographer Andrew Peacock waited to be evacuated by helicopter.
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Mapping 450 years of mankind’s curiosity about the living world and the relationships between organisms.
Since the dawn of recorded history, humanity has been turning to the visual realm as a sensemaking tool for the world and our place in it, mapping and visualizing everything from the body to the brain to the universe to information itself.
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Google earth has partnered with a research team at the University of Maryland in the realization of an interactive, digital map that highlights global deforestation.
The data used has been compiled from the results of a decade long analysis of 654,178 landsat images. each color indication on the interface corresponds to collected informational evidence: red — forest loss from 2000-2012; blue — forest gain from 2000-2012; magenta — both loss and gain; green — forest extent.
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Social media has become an essential part of our daily lives, but, with so many networks out there fighting for our attention which networks are we really using? Overall, 72% of adults over the age of 18 used a social network in 2012. Currently Facebook is still the most popular site with 62% of adult global Internet users actively logging in, with nearly half of these users active on Twitter too…
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