Posts tagged ‘big data’

  • An illustration picture shows a projection of binary code on a man holding a laptop computer. Forum Article

    How to keep the faith in big data

    There have been so many leaks, hacks and scares based on misuse or misappropriation of personal data that… more

  • A sensor is seen spinning atop a Google self-driving vehicle before a presentation at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California Forum Article

    Self-driving cars: a spy on every street?

    Autonomous vehicles, or self-driving cars, are likely to be seen more widely on roads in 2015. Already… more

  • RTR1XU0C Forum Event

    How the data revolution will change the world

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Picture shows wires at back of super computer at Konrad-Zuse Centre for applied mathematics and computer science in Berlin Technology Pioneers Article

    You’re already building the future of big data

    The invention of the internet introduced the world to information sharing. Email, bulletin boards… more

  • Graduate student Katie Bates studies a slice of rodent Parkinsonian brain tissue slices in the Nanomedicine Lab at UCL’s School of Pharmacy in London Technology Pioneers Article

    Meet the Technology Pioneers of 2015

    Much as we recognize the necessity of getting our children vaccinated, few parents enjoy the ritual of… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    How Buenos Aires plans to become a modern city

    Buenos Aires, the second largest city in South America, is a metropolis of more than… more

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    How images took over the internet

    In a social media landscape seemingly overloaded with content, often consumed on our phones or tablets… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Why the media must adapt or die

    Adapt or die. It’s a philosophy that’s fast becoming a mantra in a media industry where we… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Is the web really a gift from God?

    Imagine that your company, the political party you represent, the school or institution you manage or even… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    How can governments use technology to restore trust?

    Every year used to bring the dreaded thump on the doorstep of a lengthy tax form to return. Nowadays… more

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    Piketty’s problem and the limitations of big data

    The big data revolution can offer us analytical tools that previous researchers only dreamed of. But data… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    How data has changed the way we understand elections

    Real-time data has always been crucial to the people running or monitoring an election. But how is it… more

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    Does big data have a big future in East Asia?

    Despite its late start in the global economic race, South-East Asia is now considered to have one of the… more

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    How big data will clean up India’s energy act

    There are close to a billion people worldwide who don't have access to energy. Of these, 400… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    How big data will make us more energy efficient

    One of the by-products of smart grid technology – an energy grid that delivers power more efficiently and… more

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    The power of a connected world

    Technology is changing the world around us at a rapid pace and the capabilities of connected devices will… more

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    How can we unleash the digital economy?

    Amid the many aspects of our lives and economies that are currently being… more

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    The top 10 countries for embracing IT

    Which economies are best placed to benefit from new information and communication technologies (ICTs)… more