In the age of the open office floor plan, company policies and procedures should define what information can be accessed where and when.The post Is the open floor plan trend a data security headache? appeared first on Tech Page One.
A look at how data is being collected, aggregated and anonymized to improve college and university students’ learning experiences.The post Infographic: Big data in education appeared first on Tech Page One.
Russian hackers like the ones who breached the computer systems of JPMorgan Chase and at least four other banks win because they think strategically.The post Why Russian hackers are beating us appeared first on Tech Page One.
Stephen Covey's approach to attaining goals effectively has been reinvented for a variety of disciplines and behaviors — so why not big data analytics?The post The 7 habits of highly effective big data users appeared first on Tech Page One.
In the latest Internet of Things trend, SK Telecom is working with eel farmers in South Korea to develop a system of wirelessly connected water sensors that can be monitored and managed from a smartphone.The post Internet of Things and a connected eel farm appeared first on Tech Page One.
Programs such as TeenTech and Citizen Schools, aimed at getting kids involved in technology, have become a global trend.The post How tech-centric events are changing education appeared first on Tech Page One.
Algorithms and programs are rapidly being built into applications that allow users to quickly perform data analysis once reserved for specialists.The post Embedded analytics brings big data to the masses appeared first on Tech Page One.
The White House nominated Danny Marti, a trademark and licensing lawyer, to be “piracy czar,” a position that involves coordinating intellectual property enforcement across the federal government.The post Meet Obama’s new ‘piracy czar’ appeared first on Tech Page One.
A San Jose, Calif.-based company called Vital Connect announced that it received FDA clearance for use of its HealthPatch MD biosensor for monitoring patients at home.The post FDA approves biosensor patch from Vital Connect appeared first on Tech Page One.
When I attended the CDO Summit I finally understood the true meaning of digital: the application of marketing techniques to all phases of tech adoption.The post Why digital really means marketing appeared first on Tech Page One.
Chances are you’ve made a Skype video call before. And you’ve likely played online games with others on your tablet. Well this week on App Central, my app pick ustyme brings the two popular pastimes together ...
This week on App Central, Amber chats with the Toronto Police’s Tim Burrows about bringing the “To Serve and Protect” mentality to the internet. Here’s Tim’s take on mobile-era policing: Everyday, police stroll through your community, ...
If you’d like to access your desktop or laptop computer from the comfort and convenience of your iPad, then fire up Parallels Access. You’ll need to have the ‘host’ program installed on your regular computer for ...
If you’ve ever been through the Toronto Islands, you know how beautiful boating through them can be despite the close proximity to bustling downtown Toronto. Well this week on App Central, we paddle to the ...
Could the pressure be any more relentless on marketing departments to increase sales these days? CMOs want accountable marketing that provides insight beyond the usual calls, clicks, and sales. They increasingly demand that campaigns be comparable across the enterprise and supported by an analytics infrastructure that helps them make decisions that increase […]
Though many companies fixate on address acquisition, they don't pay sufficient attention to the relevance of their e-mail campaigns. That can turn opt-ins into opt-outs in the blink of an eye and increase the pressure to acquire more new names. It's definitely a vicious cycle. So, what's a marketer to do when they discover their hard-won consu […]
Every day, millions of people use Twitter to create, discover and share ideas with others. Now, people are turning to Twitter as an effective way to reach out to businesses, too. From local stores to big brands, and from brick-and-mortar to internet based or service sector, people are finding great value in the connections they make with businesses on Twitte […]
Marketers frequently cite LinkedIn as one of the most valuable social networks to incorporate in a marketing strategy. But even marketers who have LinkedIn on their radar screens still wonder how to participate. What works, what doesn’t, and what should you expect?
Keeping tabs on how other companies are adopting technologies and leveraging changes in the marketplace to push their business forward can be highly instructive. It's interesting to watch various trends take shape and gain momentum -- and there's no doubt that what's hot right now is social media marketing. Marketers are scrambling to find way […]
Figuring why you’re joining social networks and how best to use them is the first step in coping with social networking overload. Here is a four step plan for helping you figure out how to keep up with your social media universe and get over that overloaded feeling.
The unattainable goal for many search campaigns is the elusive melding of PPC and SEO tactics for bigger and better top line results. Theoretically, SEO's should form a strong base and combine well with more easily transplantable PPC's to form an unstoppable search force, right? Maybe, if you try to put them together in the right way.
Taking the bleak view is one of Gawker Publisher Nick Denton's signature postures. He moans when times are good, and gets downright apocalyptic when they're not. But it turns out the recession hasn't been so bad to Denton. In a recent post, he disclosed Gawker's revenues spiked 45 percent during the first half of 2009. What gives?
With Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and other social networking sites growing rapidly, it’s not too surprising that on the whole, the number of social networking users has doubled since 2007. Specifically, 55.6 million adults -- or just less than a third of the population -- in the US now visit social networks at least monthly, according to a new report from F […]