Tag: Analytics

Facebook Launches Instant Articles Analytics Tool, Lets Publishers Compare Traffic With Mobile Web Content

Facebook is trying to convince publishers that Instant Articles generate more readership that plain stories presented as links. To that end, it has unveiled a new tool for publishers to see how their Instant Articles perform.

Internet July 20, 2017

Google Analytics Now Provides Stream Of Automated Insights Thanks To AI-Powered Tool

Google Analytics is getting more tricks up its sleeve, and to be exact, it now has AI-powered automated insights to show important trends quickly.

Google September 5, 2016

Twitter Releases Engage: Standalone Analytics App To Make Life Easier For Celebs, Power Users

Twitter has unveiled the standalone analytics app Engage, which will make life easier for celebrities and power users. The tool, however, is only currently available for the iOS and the United States App Store.

Apps/Software June 22, 2016

When A Traditional Football Coach Deals With Too Much Analytics

That's the situation that the Cleveland Browns seem to be in with new coach Hue Jackson and data-driven chief strategy officer Paul DePodesta.

Movies/TV Shows April 12, 2016

Trust Your ‘Aha!’ Moments - They’re Probably Right, Researchers Say

Thinking things through had always been the ideal method to come up with solutions. Researchers, however, are saying that sudden insight has the tendency to be more correct than analytic thinking.

Society March 9, 2016

Microsoft Snags Mobile Business Intelligence Firm DataZen

Datazen's technology will enhance Microsoft's Power BI, which is the company's cloud-based business analytics service.

Business April 15, 2015

Yahoo Bets Big On Mobile: Marissa Mayer Woos App Developers With New Tools

Yahoo seeks to fuel its mobile advertising businesses by opening up a dialog with developers during the company's first ever Yahoo Mobile Developer Conference. To woo mobile app developers, Yahoo packages five of its analytics and advertising tools into the new Yahoo Developer Suite.

Business February 20, 2015

Pivotal Goes Big Time For Big Data: Open Sources Greenplum Database, Gemfire, Pivotal HD, And Pivotal HAWQ

Pivotal has agreed to open source its analytics database Greenplum, its NoSQL database GemFire and Hadoop data set SQL analysis software Hawq.

Apps/Software February 18, 2015

Apple-IBM Partnership Bears Fruit in Form of Business-Centric Apps

Apple and IBM introduce the first 10 apps for big businesses borne out of the rivals’ unlikely partnership. Here is what enterprise clients can get so far.

Apps/Software December 12, 2014

Kim Kardashian Can't Compete With The Rosetta Comet Landing On Twitter

When it comes to Twitter, Kim Kardashian couldn't compete with the historic comet landing or break the Internet.

Internet Culture November 14, 2014

Workday takes insightful, analytic approach in human resource management

Workday prepares to fold analytics tools into its human capital and finance management software. The Workday Insights Applications suite delivers recommendations in an experience that's much like how Netflix offers suggestions to viewers.

Apps/Software November 5, 2014

Twitter taps IBM for data analytics, now we know what Watson's up to

IBM's Jeopardy-winning supercomputer is reading tweets now. Watson's insights could help businesses gauge the health of their products and services, while helping them adjust to new trends.

Deals October 29, 2014

Watson grows up from 'Jeopardy' star to analytics powerhouse

IBM's Watson is empowering industries around the world with cognitive computing and delivering analytics services to all. The 'Jeopardy' star is changing the way the world works, says IBM.

Internet October 8, 2014

IBM Watson Analytics could make the spreadsheet obsolete

IBM offers Watson's analytical services to businesses large and small. The supercomputer will use natural language dialogue to help users collect, crunch and carry out actions on data analyzed by Watson Analytics.

Apps/Software September 16, 2014

FTC: Big Data requires smart strategies, privacy protection but likely no more rules

Wary of Big Data's potential to serve as a tool to discriminate individuals and groups, the FTC conducted a workshop to examine the social-economic implications of analytics. So far, there doesn't appear to a need for new legislation, says the federal agency.

Internet September 15, 2014

Net neutrality poll: Big buck players shouldn't drive Internet speed, access

With the final round of public commentary on net neutrality wrapping up, a survey finds most Americans want rules that protect a free and open Internet. The survey confirms findings of machine-learning analysis of keywords found in approximately 800,000 consumer submissions to the FCC.

Internet September 12, 2014

Twitter now lets you see how many people read your tweets through an analytics dashboard

Twitter released its analytics dashboard to the public, allowing users to view data about their profile, including how many people read their tweets. However, some wonder if access to this sort of data could have negative effects for some individuals.

Internet Culture August 29, 2014

Twitter opens analytics. Now you know who cares about your tweets

Twitter updates its analytics dashboard by making it accessible to all users. Now, advertisers and regular users can view real-time traffic of their tweets.

Business August 29, 2014

Twitter now lets you check how your tweets are doing: Hello, analytics dashboard

Twitter unleashes the power of analytics to all of its users. Any Twitter user can now analyze trends among their personal tweets and assess the total engagement of the content they share.

Internet August 28, 2014

Facebook now lets advertisers stalk you across devices

Facebook rolls out a new analytics tool that lets advertisers know just what users did on Facebook using different devices.

Business Tech August 16, 2014

Secret Service looking to grab some sarcasm software, no joke

The Secret Service wants to know if you are being sarcastic. Its new push into social analytics software aims to help it better determine real threats from sarcasm.

Internet June 4, 2014

Google+ now allows users to see number of profile, photo, and content views

Users, heads up! Google+ has added a new feature that lets you and your visitors see your profile and content views -- with a small disclaimer included.

Internet April 1, 2014

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