|Next Data Frontier: Your Cursor Moves
Imagine that a Web site could track where your cursor was moving and how long it spent hovering over a link. Now imagine this is happening on the largest social network in the world, Facebook.
|SAP, SAS Team on Big Data Analytics
In a move to advance in-memory data analysis capabilities for businesses across industries, SAP and SAS are working together to create a joint technology and product roadmap.
|Facebook Buys Israeli Start-Up Onavo
Onavo, a 3-year-old start-up known for its data compression technology and mobile analytics, has been acquired by Facebook. The technology may be useful to Facebook's initiative to spread Internet access worldwide.
|IBM Buys Yet Another Analytics Firm
Big Blue has scooped up yet another analytics firm to beef up its mobile-first strategy. This time, IBM is betting on The Now Factory and its analytics for communication service providers.