Data Management

Companies Need to Take Responsibility for Protecting Sensitive User Data
Cyber Security

Companies Need to Take Responsibility for Protecting Sensitive User Data

Stealing data is a crime but those entrusted with protecting it bear responsibility for the measures they take.
Todd Feinman
Uber Will Improve Privacy, Data Security Following Report
Uber

Uber Will Improve Privacy, Data Security Following Report

The ride service said it will provide training for employees, making policies easier for customers to understand, and tightening access controls.
Paint by Numbers. Harness the Power of Data Visualization.
Big Data

Paint by Numbers. Harness the Power of Data Visualization.

The easiest way to tell an information-dense story may be graphically. And you don't have to be Leonardo da Vinci to create an effective chart or infographic.
Asha Saxena
What Obama's Proposed Anti-Hacking Legislation Means for Entrepreneurs
Cyber Attacks

What Obama's Proposed Anti-Hacking Legislation Means for Entrepreneurs

Law seeks to create a unified, federal breach-notification standard that would streamline the requirements for companies in the face of a breach.
Alicia Gilleskie
How to Equip Yourself for the Data-Driven Future
Technology

How to Equip Yourself for the Data-Driven Future

Nearly every industry will be benefiting from professionals with a solid analytical foundation in the near future. Here's how to get into the game.
Asha Saxena
5 Regulatory Issues That Could Affect Your Business in 2015
Regulations

5 Regulatory Issues That Could Affect Your Business in 2015

Last year was a busy one but even more changes are on the horizon this year.
Cloud computing

If 2014 Was the Year of Stolen Consumer Data, Are Corporate Secrets Next?

With more companies moving information to the cloud, we could be in for hacks in the business-to-business world.
Tom Scearce
Facebook Is Going to Know Even More About You Now
Facebook

Facebook Is Going to Know Even More About You Now

With the social media juggernaut's acquisition of voice-recognition software startup Wit.ai, Mark Zuckerberg's empire is going to have access to data about how you sound.
Catherine Clifford
You and Your Intuition Should Make Friends With Big Data
Big Data

You and Your Intuition Should Make Friends With Big Data

With both working in tandem, your business could leapfrog ahead of the competition. Try developing the right infrastructure to integrate these information-rich resources into regular decision making.
Asha Saxena
How This Google Glass Startup Is Saving Doctors Time
Google Glass

How This Google Glass Startup Is Saving Doctors Time

Ian Shakil and Pelu Tran help doctors by slashing data-entry work, thanks to Google Glass.
Michelle Goodman
5 Ways Open Government Data Can Inspire Startup Innovation
Big Data

5 Ways Open Government Data Can Inspire Startup Innovation

The best things in life are often free. And that's the case with scores of public information sets.
Asha Saxena
4 Things Every Small-Business Owner Can Do to Finish 2014 Strong
Running a business

4 Things Every Small-Business Owner Can Do to Finish 2014 Strong

You may be in your busiest time of the year now, but it's wise to start preparing for the new year.
Dawn Fotopulos
Great Entrepreneurs, Questionable Health -- 4 Steps to Founder Fitness
Personal Health

Great Entrepreneurs, Questionable Health -- 4 Steps to Founder Fitness

Financial lessons can be reinterpreted for achieving better personal health and in so doing racking up better business outcomes.
Star Cunningham
Measure These 5 Talent Metrics for Greater Success in Hiring and Managing Employees
Human Resources

Measure These 5 Talent Metrics for Greater Success in Hiring and Managing Employees

Human-resource teams worldwide are still failing to use data to make decisions as well as evaluate business performance.
Andre Lavoie