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Amazon learns how to fail faster

Is Amazon, the legendary master of all things e-commerce, cutting back on its due diligence? Or is it simply adjusting to what seems to be a much faster pace for 2015?

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Big Data and mobile analytics: Ready to rule 2015

2014 was a big year for big data, a term that gradually gained momentum to become one of the most talked-about subjects in the tech world. With 2015 fast approaching, prepare for big data’s total domination, as it, along with the Internet of Things, is set to be the focus of web and mobile.

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Why mobile advertising is much smaller than you think

Contrary to popular belief, mobile is an untested channel for most Fortune 500 brands. Forrester recently found that mobile represents only five percent of brands’ total advertising budget — and the majority are not making significant increases in their mobile investment year-over-year.

Simon Khalaf, chief executive of Yahoo-owned Flurry, speaks at VentureBeat's 2014 GamesBeat conference in San Francisco on Sept. 15.

Flurry CEO: The end of PCs is coming

We use our phones for a lot of things these days, but our app choices change year to year. New data from Flurry says that over the last year, our biggest change in use has been to spend more time with shopping and work apps.