The iPad Video Wall

I am happy to report that the iPad Video wall has grown up from a prototype to a fully fledged finished project. If you have ...

Telefonica (02) plans to explore Big Data

Telecommunication companies are sitting on a gold mine. With the prevalence of mobile devices in our every day life, for example reports from Google IO ...

Big Data Problems have been around longer than you think

The Strata Conference is in town and one presentation that caught my eye was titled The Great Railway Caper: Big Data in 1955. John Graham-Cumming from ...

IBM’s Mira will simulate the universe

IBM have been on the forefront of Big Data research for the last few years. Last year Watson beat 2 human competitors in a game of ...

iPad Video Wall

It seems like my favourite device of the moment is the iPad.  First I built the QRator app which has been quite popular and well ...

 
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Wolfram Alpha’s Personal Analytics

Wolfram Alpha has just launched their new take on social media analysis, building personalised reports for Facebook users. The computational engine builds various metrics and ...

 
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Olympic Twitter Collectors

As the athletes have been training for the London 2012 Olympic Games so has been our Twitter Collectors. You may have saw the maps we created ...

 
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How are the big boys using big data?

Last night Google held a press event unveiling the recent additions to the Google Map/Earth arsenal, automatic 3D mapping from aerial imagery and a ...

 
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Visualising Social Media: Facebook Checkins

You may or may not realise but most social media companies have geo-location at the heart of there services. Facebook and foursquare have checkins, Twitter ...

 
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How to build a London Data Table

We recently held a one day conference here at CASA called Smart Cities. For the conference we built various exhibition pieces and my contribution to ...

 
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