Guest Post Ask the chief executive of every Fortune 500 business in the country what the single most important thing to a successful business is and the answer likely wouldn’t involve the word ”analytics.”
Today, the company held a press conference to unveil its “Tableau online” product, a cloud-based version of its data analysis software.
InsightSquared, the Cambridge, Mass.-based company that is taking on Microsoft’s Excel, just scored $8 million in second round funding.
The cost of sequencing the human genome has plummeted. But how will this benefit doctors and patients?
Guest Post When I look at how data analytics will impact VC, do I realistically think algorithms will give me a competitive advantage? No. These are not liquid markets, and there are very few good data points.
MetaLayer, a startup that helps you make visualizations from complex sets of data, has launched a new data community for people to share visualizations they’ve made with its service.
Social analytics company SocialNuggets is releasing its first free analytics portal Wednesday. The site provides free data analysis for the tablet industry, based on millions of tweets, blog posts and other online content.
Guest Post (Editor’s note: Niel Robertson is the founder and CEO of Trada. He submitted this story to VentureBeat.)
For a company named after a magical talisman of vision, Palantir didn’t seem to see what was coming these past few weeks.
In the footsteps of Google, which posts a yearly zeitgeist of the most searched terms, Facebook and Twitter have decided to unpack some of their trends of the year from tweets and status updates.