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Edd Dumbill Previews Strata Conference: Making Data Work 2012

Silicon Angle, by Dave Vellante, Jan. 29, 2012

Strata Week: Genome research kicks up a lot of data

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Jan. 26, 2012

Microsoft's plan for Hadoop and big data

O'Reilly Radar, by Edd Dumbill, Jan. 25, 2012

Cloud Roundup for January 23, 2012

Read Write Web, by Joe Brockmeier, Jan. 24, 2012

Survey results: How businesses are adopting and dealing with data

O'Reilly Radar, by Alistair Croll, Jan. 23, 2012

Cloudera Teams With O'Reilly Media to Merge Hadoop World and Strata Conferences - MarketWatch (press release)

Marketwatch, Jan. 23, 2012

Strata Week: A .data TLD?

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Jan. 12, 2012

Strata Week: A home for negative and null results

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Jan. 19, 2012

What is big data?

O'Reilly Radar, by Edd Dumbill, Jan. 11, 2012

Strata Week: Unfortunately for some, Uber's dynamic pricing worked

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Jan. 05, 2012

Understanding randomness is a double-edged sword - O'Reilly Radar

O'Reilly Radar, Jan. 05, 2012

Strata Week: New open-data initiatives in Canada and the UK - Open data from StatsCan and Whitehall, Dell open sources its Hadoop tool, and what we can learn from old library records.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Dec. 01, 2011

Strata Week: 4.74 degrees of Kevin Bacon - Facebook says we're closer than we thought, Gnip targets finance, and eBay grabs Hunch.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Nov. 22, 2011

Strata Week: Why ThinkUp matters - ThinkUp and data ownership, DataSift turns on its Twitter firehose, and Google cracks opens the door to BigQuery.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Nov. 17, 2011

Strata Week: The social graph that isn't - Pinboard founder questions the social graph, Cloudera and Kaggle raise money for big data.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Nov. 10, 2011

Strata Week: Cloudera founder has a new data product - Odiago hints at the future of Hadoop-based services, Hortonworks shows off its products, and big data comes to edu material.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Nov. 03, 2011

Strata Week: IBM puts Hadoop in the cloud

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Oct. 27, 2011

Strata Week: A step toward personal data control

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Oct. 20, 2011

Strata Week: Simplifying MapReduce through Java

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Oct. 13, 2011

Strata Week: Oracle's big data play

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Oct. 06, 2011

Strata Week: Facebook builds a new look for old data

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Sep. 29, 2011

Strata Week: Crowdsourcing and gaming spur a scientific breakthrough - Fold.it users make a scientific breakthrough, Twitter open sources real-time processing tool, Google faces a senate hearing.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Sep. 22, 2011

Strata Week: MapReduce gets its arms around a million songs - MapReduce crunches a million-song dataset, GPS and accident reconstruction, and WWI crowdsourcing.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Sep. 08, 2011

Strata Week: What happens when 200,000 hard drives work together? - IBM is building a massive 120-petabyte array and Infochimps releases a unified geo schema.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Sep. 01, 2011

The application of real-time data - Hilary Mason on how Bitly applies the Internet's real-time data.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Aug. 29, 2011

Strata Week: Green pigs and data - Rovio mines data to improve Angry Birds, HP bets on big data, Daily Dot parses the social web for stories.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Aug. 25, 2011

Cybercrime - Getting Robbed Isn't What It Used To Be...

knowbe4.com, by Stu Sjouwerman, Sep. 26, 2011

O'Reilly Strata Conference: Making Data Work

Data Center Knowledge, by Colleen Miller , Sep. 28, 2011

The Convergence of Big Data Baseball and Pizza at Strata

Splunk.com, by Paul Wilke, Sep. 28, 2011

Strata NY 2011 [Day 1]: The Human Scale of Big Data

infosthetics.com, by Mimi Rojanasakul, Sep. 28, 2011

O'Reilly Strata

blodic.us, by unknown, Sep. 29, 2011

The Human Scale of Big Data (Strata NY 2011)

Women2.org, by Angie Chang, Sep. 28, 2011

DataStax Secures $11 Million in Funding; Driving Apache Cassandra™ Momentum

, Sep. 21, 2011

Tyler Bell's and Leo Polovets' Post-Game Interviews from Strata NYC

factual.com, by Factual Staff, Sep. 27, 2011

Wrestling with Data in the Big Apple: Strata Summit 2011

The Bay Citizen , by Shane Shifflett , Sep. 27, 2011

Strata Week: Crowdsourcing and gaming spur a scientific breakthrough - Fold.it users make a scientific breakthrough, Twitter open sources real-time processing tool, Google faces a senate hearing.

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Sep. 22, 2011

In the Pipeline: A Tidal Wave of Data

Data Center Knowledge, by Rich Miller, Sep. 26, 2011

Will Big Data Create As Much Prosperity As Little Data?

Forbes.com, by Jon Bruner, Sep. 26, 2011

Google+ May Have 43 Million Users

searchenginewatch.com, by Miranda Miller, Sep. 26, 2011

Tatiana Becker interviewed at Strata New York 2011

Tech TV, by unknown, Sep. 26, 2011

Cultural Metamorphosis at Strata Conference

b-eye-network.com, by Wayne Eckerson, Sep. 22, 2011

Cory Doctorow: Tech Companies Exploit the Way We Undervalue Privacy

VentureBeat, by Ciara Byrne, Sep. 23, 2011

Strata Vizathlon Contest Winner

Lanyrd.com, by Julie Steele, Sep. 26, 2011

Crimesourcing and How Data Criminals are Like Startup Employees

VentureBeat, by Ciara Byrne, Sep. 23, 2011

Strata Conference: Making Data Work

SiliconAngle.com, by Mellisa Tolentino , Sep. 19, 2011

Facebook Tracks What You Do Online, Even When You're Logged Out

VentureBeat, by Dylan Tweney, Sep. 25, 2011

This Week in Big Data: from Strata Summit to Twitter Storm

SiliconAngle.com, by Saroj Kar , Sep. 24, 2011

Strata New York 2011: Ken Bado, "Big Data, Big Opportunity"

Tech TV, by unknown, Sep. 24, 2011

Where the Geeks Go

The Economist, by K.N.C. , Sep. 23, 2011

Data Visualization Doesn't Need to be Biased

Smart Data Collective, by David Smith, Sep. 24, 2011

The Future of Sentiment Analysis

ReadWriteWeb, Sep. 26, 2011

The Lessons of Moneyball for Big Data Analysis - Data Center Knowledge

Data Center Knowledge, Sep. 26, 2011

Dr. Richard Merkin Awards $50000 to the Progress Prize Winners in the $3 ...

MarketWatch, Sep. 26, 2011

EMC Launches Greenplum Analytics Appliance

Channel Insider, by Staff, Sep. 23, 2011

Crimesourcing, crime as a service and how data criminals are like startup employees

VentureBeat, by Ciara Byrne, Sep. 23, 2011

DataSift the Provider of Aggregated Social Data Feeds to Endeca

datasift.com, by datasift, Sep. 23, 2011

DataSift Partners with HStreaming to Bring Real-Time Advanced Analytics to Social Media

digitaljournal.com, by Alaina Draper , Sep. 22, 2011

The Information Dilemma

Business Insider, by Roger Ehrenberg, Sep. 22, 2011

Cooking The Data Is The New Cooking The Books

paidcontent.org, by Alistair Croll, Sep. 21, 2011

People analytics: How Google does HR by the Numbers

VentureBeat, by Ciara Byrne, Sep. 20, 2011

Endeca and DataSift Team to Analyse the Real Time Web

marketwatch.com, by Tom Woods, Sep. 22, 2011

Teradata's Aster Analytic Database Gets Appliance Treatment

PC World, by Chris Kanaracus, Sep. 22, 2011

Issa Talks DATA Act and Transparency at Strata Conference

DailyCaller.com, by Vishal Ganesan, Sep. 21, 2011

Google Plus & the Data Scientist Who's Navigating It to Hell

Read/WriteWeb, by Marshall Kirkpatrick , Sep. 21, 2011

Back from Strata Jumpstart

mathbabe.org, by Cathy O'Neil, Sep. 20, 2011

Twice As Much Google+ Data Is Shared Privately As Publicly: A Challenge to Facebook

Forbes.com, by Jon Bruner, Sep. 21, 2011

Data Science in the Mainstream

Smart Data Collective, by David Smith, Sep. 20, 2011

DataSift and Datameer Launch New Partnership Offering Social Analytics Solution 'DataSift Insights'

benzinga.com, by Webmaster, Sep. 21, 2011

Google Plus Users 2-3 Times More Likely to Post Privately

ReadWriteWeb, by Richard MacManus, Sep. 21, 2011

Scenes from Strata Summit 2011

Data Center Knowledge, by Rich Miller, Sep. 21, 2011

EMC Announces 1000 Node Analytic Platform to Accelerate Industry's Hadoop Testing and Development

EMC.com, by David Oro, Sep. 21, 2011

DataSift Insights

datasift.com, by DataSift, Sep. 21, 2011

Big Data-Driven Online Marketing Analytics Top Business Impact

marketwatch.com, by Teradata , Sep. 20, 2011

Data Philanthropy is Good for Business

Forbes.com, by Robert Kirkpatrick, Sep. 20, 2011

Cooking the Data

O'Reilly Radar, by Alistair Croll, Sep. 20, 2011

Cloudera Cofounder and CTO Amr Awadallah to Present at 2011 O'Reilly Strata Conference in New York City

marketwatch.com, by Hope Nicora, Sep. 20, 2011

Signs of Progress on Government 2.0

Data Center Knowledge, by Rich Miller, Sep. 21, 2011

Greenplum Appliances Swing Both Ways

The Register, by Timothy Prickett Morgan, Sep. 21, 2011

DataStax Launches DataStax Enterprise

prnewswire.com, by DataStax, Sep. 21, 2011

Life in the Future, With Data: Livestreaming O'Reilly's Strata Conference

ReadWriteWeb, by Marshall Kirkpatrick, Sep. 20, 2011

Story Telling - the Art, Science, and Business of Data: Talking with Edd Dumbill about Strata, NYC, 2011

UgoTrade, by Tish Shute, Aug. 31, 2011

Strata Conference: Making Data Work

, by Mellisa Tolentino , Jul. 19, 2011

Strata Week: What happens when 200,000 hard drives work together? - IBM is building a massive 120-petabyte array and Infochimps releases a unified geo schema.

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Sep. 01, 2011

Strata New York conference livestream

The Guardian, by Simon Rogers, Sep. 19, 2011

The application of real-time data - Hilary Mason on how Bitly applies the Internet's real-time data.

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Aug. 29, 2011

Brands Still Not Welcome on Google+

Forbes.com, by Robert Hof, Aug. 23, 2011

Google Feels the Pain of Users Who Can't Get on Google+

PC World, by Juan Carlos Perez, Aug. 23, 2011

What happens when Google+ cuts you off?

CNET.com, by Stephen Shankland, Aug. 23, 2011

'Inside Google+' Webcast light on social insights

CNET.com, by Laura Locke, Aug. 23, 2011

Strata Week: Green pigs and data

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Aug. 25, 2011

People, Data and Dollars -- A Preview of Strata NY - A Free Live Online Conference - Aug 31 @ 9am PT

O'Reilly News, by O'Reilly Media, Aug. 24, 2011

Strata Week: Cracking a book's genetic code - Decoding book DNA, parsing Wikipedia with WikiHadoop, and the rise of the "Data Civilization"

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Aug. 18, 2011

Create a great visualization, win a pass to Strata

O'Reilly News, by O'Reilly Media, Aug. 17, 2011

Inside Google+: Bradley Horowitz Talks with Tim O'Reilly

O'Reilly News, by Maureen Jennings, Aug. 18, 2011

Big Data And The Innovator's Dilemma

Forbes.com, by Alistair Croll, Aug. 09, 2011

Data science is a pipeline between academic disciplines

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Aug. 16, 2011

Strata Week: Twitter's coming Storm, data and maps from the London riots - Twitter plans to open source its Hadoop-like data processing tool, Storm.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Aug. 11, 2011

Strata Week: Hadoop adds security to its skill set - Hadoop and security, surprising results from a consumer data survey, and disconcerting data retention legislation.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Aug. 04, 2011

Strata Week: How Facebook moved 30 petabytes of Hadoop data - Facebook migrates to a new datacenter, Ex-NASA CTO launches Nebula

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Jul. 28, 2011

Strata Week: When does data access become data theft? - Questions surround the Aaron Swartz case and Microsoft wants to help scholars with big data.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Jul. 21, 2011

Strata Week: There's money in data sifting

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Jul. 14, 2011

Jobs for Data Scientists Explode Across The Market

ReadWriteWeb, by Marshall Kirkpatrick, Jul. 20, 2011

Strata Week: How much of the web is archived? - Cataloging the web's attic, improving healthcare data collection, Twitter buys BackType

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Jul. 07, 2011

Strata Week: Google Plus focuses on data control

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, Jun. 30, 2011

Strata Week: Data Without Borders - Work on data projects that matter, data journalism, and a social graph of the Marvel universe.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Jun. 23, 2011

Strata Week: The effort to digitize Palin's email archive - Dealing with Sarah Palin's emails, privacy legislation, and a new Hadoop competitor

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Jun. 16, 2011

Strata Week: The fears of face recognition - Fears over Facebook's face recognition, hacked passwords get analyzed, and a video game taps historical data.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Jun. 09, 2011

Strata Week: Hadoop competition heats up - Vendors jockey for Hadoop positioning, Facebook visualizes PHP modules, Shaq's stats

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Jun. 02, 2011

Strata Week: The mortality rate of URLs - Parsing link rot, visualizing Wikipedia edits, and deconstructing autocorrect

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, May. 26, 2011

Strata Week: Data tools, data weapons, data stories - Another AVOS acquisition, the political power of data, and data's storytelling prowess.

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, May. 12, 2011

Strata Week: Will data make stock exchanges unnecessary? - Data could disrupt the stock world, how stolen data is sold, and geography data's predictive power

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, May. 05, 2011

Big Data in the Big Apple: O'Reilly Introduces Strata New York

O'Reilly News, by Maureen Jennings, Jun. 13, 2011

Strata Week: Overcharging algorithms - Algorithms go awry on Amazon, the future of Hadoop at Yahoo, and the Supreme Court mulls data mining

O'Reilly News, by Audrey Watters, Apr. 28, 2011

Strata Week: A call for open science data

O'Reilly Radar, by Audrey Watters, May. 19, 2011

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