Todd Harrison: Are Darker Days Ahead For The Stock Market …

Editor’s Note: Todd posts his vibes in real time each day on our Buzz & Banter.The markets took it on the chin yesterday, paving the way for the ugliest stock market session in months. It’s all relative, we know—investors are sitting on 30%+ gains from last year—but that was then and this is now. With earnings season in full […]

Market Prophit Introduces Social Media Ranking of Financial …

Market Prophit Introduces Social Media Ranking of Financial Bloggers
by Admin on Jan 14, 2014 • 12:40 pmNo CommentsMarket Prophit unveils first quantitative rankings of stock market opinion makersNEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Market Prophit an industry-leading provider of […]

BigData-Startups | How P&G Uses Big Data To Turn Diapers Into …

Print PDFProctor & Gamble, or P&G, is a large multinational consumer goods company that was founded in 1837 and has its headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio. Currently it is operational in over 70 countries, its products are sold in over 180 countries and they serve almost 5 billion customers with their brands. Annual net sales is currently around $ 84 billion. […]

twitter value – twitter stock price today – The Sentiment Trader – Blogger

twitter value – twitter stock price todayWhen I look at the twitter chart, I am not flabbergasted, I am more in awe that it seems the dot com boom of old back in the 90’s seems to be repeating.YES! if you can remember that dot com boom, the internet was growing at a rapid rate, and search engines were well […]

Inside the DNA of Big Data: The future of medicine & storage …

As Big Data gets even bigger, we’re going to need more elaborate ways of storing it than current technology allows. One idea that’s been floated about before is using DNA as a means of storing data, but it’s no longer just a theory – scientists at Harvard University say that doing so is a foregone conclusion, and it’ll soon be […]

Who's Getting Rich In The Big Data Gold Rush? – ReadWrite

We’re in the midst of a Big Data Gold Rush, with VCs throwing cash at anyone and everyone with a Big Data idea. But as Cowen & Co. analyst Peter Goldmacher posits, the Big Data financial opportunity has three phases, with Big Data users, not vendors, standing to make the most money in Big Data’s third and final phase.
Big Data’s […]

Topsy | Can social sentiment predict the success of the new iPhone?

Speculation is flying this week as Apple gears up to make its much-anticipated announcement on Tuesday, September 10. Will iPhones come in new colors? Will there be a low-cost version? Will it scan your fingerprints?
We won’t know for sure until tomorrow. But for Apple shareholders, those questions are minor details compared to the real issue: Will the new iPhone sell?
This […]

Big Data is in the driver's seat at Hertz – BigData-Startups

Print PDFHow do you keep track of 10.000s of customer touch points a day, divided over 8.300 locations in 146 countries? Hertz used to do this by manually registering customer satisfaction via paper surveys that would take weeks to analyse. Whenever action was needed, it usually was too late and a customer was lost. Using Big Data they managed to […]

Social media spread-betting: Can DCM Capital turn tweets into gold …

Back in 2011, sentiment analysis for Twitter was just beginning to phase into mainstream business conciousness. So, when London-based DCM Capital announced a hedge fund based on Twitter sentiment it was a bold move that ultimately didn’t gain the exposure the company were looking for, and the project closed after a few short months.The company has continued to refine its […]