ENTRIES TAGGED "mobile data"
U.S. retailers launch a mobile payments network, tech is driving the future of shopping, and East vs West Coast shopping stereotypes.
Visualizing the urban flow of Geneva.
This week's visualization illustrates the paths people take through Geneva, based on the digital traces left by their mobile phones.
Thoughts on the hidden data that's generated about us, rather than by us.
Big data isn't limited to multi-terabyte datasets or data markets. It also includes the hidden data you carry with you all the time and the growing data on your movements, contacts and social interactions.
Yahoo gets a data-savvy CEO, a big week for apps, and Robert Scoble goes shopping with eBay.
Yahoo's new CEO sees gold in the company's datasets, and the week between Christmas and New Year's Day is chock full of app downloads. (Commerce Weekly is produced as part of a partnership between O'Reilly and PayPal.)
T-Mobile's architecture helps it put data to use across the business.
Mobile service provider T-Mobile uses a federated architecture and virtual data zones to empower innovations in regional marketing, churn management and customer care.
SMS and mobile data reveal communication communities — some new, some old.
Researchers are looking at mobile phone data to see if our relationships and communications are restricted by geographic boundaries.