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Microsoft Research built Trill to radically speed up queries against real-time data
Featuring Hadoop support, the rapid-deployment service targets enterprise users with streaming and unstructured data
The move follows plans for a regulated Bitcoin exchange by the Winklevoss twins.
Microsoft will plant the R statistical language in its Azure machine learning services
MegaChat opens up for public testing
Future deals will focus on 'as a service' companies, IBM's CFO says
The company has bought Equivio, a move likely to boost Office 365's document management capabilities
This week in big data news, brings a new data processing framework, and computers that are more intimate with your feelings
The new Google Translate app is rolling out now with Word Lens features and an improved real-time conversation mode that could rival Skype Translator.
Researchers found that statistical modeling software could accurately assess someone's basic personality traits using their Facebook likes
After Microsoft's real-time Skype Translator captured the world's attention, Google's working to improve its own Translate tools.
Half the money spent on advertising is wasted -- the question is, which half? That's the age-old question in adland. Now Oracle is hoping to help its customers answer that question with the acquisition of Datalogix, which collects offline consumer spending data in a bid to help online advertisers pick the right targets.
Cognitive computing could improve the ability to spot melanoma early on