Open data is the future of web discovery
Google APIs, for example ... activity on Twitter and give a clearer picture about what’s done all around the web rather than just the subset of topics that tend to be most represented on Twitter. What might the pairing of real-time with more traditional ...
The Value of Social TV: Reaching the Niche
Shawndra Hill: There are a number of reasons why ... TV shows actually incorporating social media content into the shows, and asking people to, for example, vote while watching TV. But then in addition to looking at real-time engagement, one could also ...
Watch the Web Get Hacked in Real Time on this Mesmerizing Map
A mesmerizing example of data visualization by computer security firm Norse lets you see penetration attempts in real time ... attempts against a subset of Norse's network of "honeypot" traps alone. The actual number of hack attempts lighting up the ...
Child hunger: A subset of Harrisburg's poverty problem: Q&A with TLA recap
Nick Malawskey (PennLive): As a bit of context (for what it's worth) here's a link to a map I made of SNAP numbers by Pennsylvania counties ... They aren't getting consistent, healthy meals. This is very real. Allison Hill: I used to get very angry ...
Ask A Banker: What's A Derivative?
Each input - all of the axes but one - is some fact about the world whose future value is uncertain: the temperature this winter, the population growth in China, the price of corn, the number ... lot to a lot of real people, not just derivatives traders.