Just as you got used to storing data 'in the cloud' along comes the idea that it should be buried at sea
All of us involved in humanitarian and disaster-recovery work know that sharing information is a good thing. But there are many barriers that stand in the way and prevent the improved res...
A look at how Africa can take advantage of the big data boom to boost its development prospects.
Companies from all sectors across the globe are embracing “Industry 4.0”, or business in the digital age.
Research looks at the ability of big data to change the way we measure inflation.
New sources of data and ways of learning from them can be immensely successful in motivating change.
Big data is important, but we can't forget about theory, argue the authors.
Advances in technology have led to unprecedented, rapid access to vast amounts of data on societies, the economy and the environment. To keep up with this, governments, organizations, and...
The potential impact of encryption on the data economy should not be overlooked.
As the risk of cybercrime increases, how can businesses find the people capable of tackling it?
Martin Lindstrom argues that small data; seemingly insignificant observations, could lead to the most significant innovations.
Iceland’s prime minister became the first casualty of the global revelations on offshore companies as he stepped down on Tuesday.
The global electronic payments system can provide travellers secure and frictionless data-driven solutions.
Air pollution is responsible for one in five deaths in China. How can
Can data tell us who will win at this Sunday's Oscars?