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Category: Technology News

Big Data
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Machine Learning Making Social Media Data Decipherable Without a PhD

As published to SocialMediaToday While social media is vital for delivering stellar marketing and customer service, extracting industry and customer insights is often limited to brand reputation and user sentiment assessment. Until now, identifying intent from human-created data – such as social networks, blogs, news articles and discussions – has required hire a bunch of data scientists […]

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High Fashion Turns High Tech with Resale Mobile Apps

The resale revolution has gone high-tech! Gone are the days of rummaging through picked-over bins of beaten up clothing in dingy, dimly-lit stores. Today’s woman wants the hot, designer brands at a fraction of the retail price without spending all day trying to create the perfect outfit. That’s why Clothes Mentor, one of the nation’s […]

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What Twitter’s Awkward Teen Phase Means to Marketers

Twitter is one of the largest and most recognized social media companies in the world. It currently boasts over 300 million users, over three fourths of which reside outside of the United States. It has become almost culturally ubiquitous, with hashtags migrating into other forms of media and traditional news outlets using it as a […]

Case Study
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Study: California Tech Giant Stock Buybacks Fueling Income Inequality

As published to The Huffington Post A new study published in an article by Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporterGary Cohn, are based on the research of former Harvard economist William Lazonick. Lazonick examines how large, publicly traded companies spending a significant portion of their net income on stock buybacks instead of reinvestment, may be exacerbating America’s […]

Technology Leader Interview
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Why Tech Innovators Are High on the Prospects for Legalized Marijuana

As published to Entrepreneur While the tech industry soldiers on mightily in search of disruptive, game-changing, TED-worthy apps, SaaS platforms, and amplified monetization plays, a few brave souls have taken the proverbial off-ramp in search of the next big thing. Experts estimate that the highly fragmented $2.3 billion US legal cannabis industry will increase to $10.2 […]

Tech Conferences
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The Second City Is Now Known As the Start-up City

Chicago was warm, with patches of thunder when I went to visit this Spring. But things keep getting hotter. With a rebounding construction industry, a bustling advertising industry, a record year for the Chicago film industry, the city is in the midst of a rebound. And along with the return of Derrick Rose, Chicago’s tech scene […]

Andre Bourque (SocialMarketingFella) is Editor Emeritus of Technorati.

He covers emerging trends and news in social, mobile, cloud, and related technologies.

Based in San Francisco, he can be contacted via his social channels and at: andrefbourque@gmail.com

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