Stock Market News for March 12, 2015 – Zacks Investment Research

Markets extended Tuesday’s losses to end in negative territory yesterday as investors remained concerned about the possibility of a mid-year interest rate hike. Moreover, U.S. dollar continued to gain strength against euro and its other rivals. While, the S&P 500 and Dow finished at their lowest level since Feb 2, the Nasdaq declined to its lowest level since Feb 11.For […]

Readers Write: From Rice Fields to Big Data | HIStalk

Readers Write: From Rice Fields to Big DataJuly 30, 2014Readers Write1 CommentFrom Rice Fields to Big DataBy Ping ZhangMy journey into technology was a long road. The first 15 years of my life were spent in the Hunan province in rural southern China. My family had no running water, and more often than not, we went to bed hungry.At five, […]

Your guide to international Big Data universities: IBM edition …

The Big Data market is expected to grow to $28.5 billion by the end of 2014 and to top $50 billion by 2017, according to a recent Wikibon report. With the growing market comes millions of new Big Data and Analytics jobs that are being created across the globe. But the amount of new jobs far outweigh the number of […]