Retail Investors Flee, Lloyd's Work Ethic, Big Bodacious Data, and More

A few weeks after the botched Facebook IPO, experts continue to question the offering's long-term impact on the market, while Lloyd Blankfein gets some love and big data continues to grow. Here is what people are talking about this week.
June 15, 2012


4. Really, Really Big Data

Everything is a big-data problem right now. And the biggest change is that every device, every vehicle, everybody is manufacturing huge amounts of information.

—David Hornik, a general partner at venture-capital firm August Capital, in an article about how big data is solving problems in many different industries.

Source: The Wall Street Journal: Tapping 'Big Data' to Fill Potholes

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