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trafficbroker’s sequel at master – GitHub

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# Sequel provides thread safety, connection pooling and a concise DSL for constructing database queries and table schemas. # Sequel also includes a lightweight but comprehensive ORM layer for mapping records to Ruby objects and handling associated records. # Sequel supports advanced database features such as prepared statements, bound...
trafficbroker’s sequel at master – GitHub
Big Data May Be A Pretty Small Problem

HP Reveals Post-Acquisition Plans for Autonomy

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Last summer, when HP gave up on smartphones to place a $10.3 billion bet on semantic-search company Autonomy, then-CEO Leo Apotheker's bold plan was to create a new kind of enterprise search-enabled content management. Today, under new CEO Meg Whitman, the company revealed some of the fruits of that acquisition,...
HP Reveals Post-Acquisition Plans for Autonomy
Five Boston database startups to watch

Mendeley's open science and research platform hits 100 million API calls per month

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London-based startup Mendeley, which provides a desktop and web program for managing and sharing research papers and collaborating online has hit a milestone as its database queries passes 100m API calls per month. More than 240 applications for research, visualisation, semantic markup and discovery get their data flow from the company...
Mendeley's open science and research platform hits 100 million API calls per month

Growth Hacker is the new VP Marketing

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YouTube didn’t need ads to spread itself – instead it used embeds. Ad via Laughing Squid The rise of the Growth Hacker The new job title of “Growth Hacker” is integrating itself into Silicon Valley’s culture, emphasizing that coding and technical chops are now an essential part of being...
Growth Hacker is the new VP Marketing

99designs sheds light on its cloudy crowdsourcing platform

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99designs, which runs crowdsourcing contests for graphic design projects, drew attention with its work on the Occupy movement’s logo and controversy around its business model. But until now there hasn’t been much written about the cloud infrastructure that has expedited some 50,000 graphic arts projects in less than three years. Today, a blog post on...
99designs sheds light on its cloudy crowdsourcing platform
Eyeing Mobile, IBM Creates Odd-Couple Partnership With NoSQL Vendor 10gen

Occupy Sites Help Cops, Corps Track Occupiers

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Occupy Wall Street websites love adding Google, Facebook, and Twitter buttons--which could give law enforcement a handy back door to track users' actions--and identities.Big Data is everywhere. Occupy Wall Street protesters, however, are dealing with a special challenge: Online marketers and analytics firms tracing the minutiae of their lives--including their...
Occupy Sites Help Cops, Corps Track Occupiers

Apple’s Mac App Store passes 10,000 apps, 15 months after launch

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Database queries to Apple’s Mac App Store have identified that the company’s download marketplace has surpassed 10,000 listed apps, reaching the milestone just over 15 months after it launched. MacGeneration spotted the figure (via 9to5mac), noting that Apple hasn’t announced the milestone, nor is it likely to. However, the company...
Apple’s Mac App Store passes 10,000 apps, 15 months after launch

Business Development In Silicon Valley Is Now API-Centric, Not People-Centric

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The rise of the Growth HackerThe new job title of “Growth Hacker” is integrating itself into Silicon Valley’s culture, emphasizing that coding and technical chops are now an essential part of being a great marketer. Growth hackers are a hybrid of marketer and coder, one who looks at the traditional...
Business Development In Silicon Valley Is Now API-Centric, Not People-Centric

KISSmetrics Launches Power Reports -- A Friendly Interface For Asking Data-Heavy Questions

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Analytics company KISSmetrics has launched a new feature that should make it easier for customers to answer complicated questions that usually require lots of database queries and technical implementation. Large companies usually have huge stores of customer data, but in order to create comprehensible reports from that data, KISSMetrics says...
KISSmetrics Launches Power Reports -- A Friendly Interface For Asking Data-Heavy Questions

Growl4Rails

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Growl4Rails is now production ready. I’ve added the ability to show multiple growls at once, as well as improved support for IE. (Link: Growl4Rails)...
Growl4Rails
Big Data May Be A Pretty Small Problem
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