Understanding The Nuances of Instagram Data Transparency Policies

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Big data has improved transparency of social media sites. You can now download your personal data from them, which allows you to see what records are retained. Data on your photos, videos, comments, profile details and connections can be stored. Although users can get access to their data, there are still some things that social […]

New Data Scientists Must Avoid these 4 Data Fallacies

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There are countless applications of machine learning in 2019. The demand for machine learning developers is growing at a rapid pace. MIT recently announced that it is committing $1 billion to a new program to educate technology professionals about machine learning and artificial intelligence. New academic programs are likely to be launched to focus on […]

Practical And Effective Ways To Protect Your Data

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Cloud based storage has truly revolutionized the way business is done today. No longer do you have to take your portable hard drive or thumb drive everywhere you go. From Dropbox to Google Drive, the cloud-based solutions available today can help you store data online, while giving you the ability to access this information at […]

Factors Behind Data Storage Security: Is Your Business Vulnerable?

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Data storage security has become a top priority for businesses, both large and small. Data breaches and sensitive material exposure is reason enough to take data storage security seriously. In fact, in the first quarter of 2018, there were 668 data breaches with over 22 million records exposed. Business growth, government crackdowns, and cost are […]

The Business And Technological Benefits Of Data Lakes

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Big data and Data Lakes have been technological buzzwords for the past 7-8 years.  And enough and more evidence suggest that its adoption has been an enormous success. These days, businesses use data to define their internal business objectives and metrics. Plus, it takes care of the externals as well in terms of the relationship […]

Here’s How Big Data Influences Banking And Online Lenders

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It was an ideal time for online lenders to arrive in Silicon Valley. After the financial crisis of 2008, banks who were the first choice as lenders for everyday people took a little bit of time to comprehend the way in which customers wanted to access credit and they were not ready to take any […]

Big Data Has Created A Surge In Demand For VPN Solutions

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Companies all over the world now know more about us than we know about ourselves – all thanks to the rise of big data. VPNs are the most effective way for consumers to take back control of their digital footprint; allowing them to make use of encryption to protect personal data. In 2018, the Cambridge […]

Growing Data Privacy Concerns Highlight A Need For VPNs In 2019

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Welcome to 2019! As we kick off the new year, we have discovered that many people are expressing greater concerns about data privacy than ever. The proliferation of big data has helped accelerate this trend. Pew Research has tracked polls on data privacy over time. Last year, they conducted a big data and privacy poll […]