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SaleMove Wants To Make Selling Big-Ticket Items On The Web More Personal

SaleMove Wants To Make Selling Big-Ticket Items On The Web More Personal

From: TechCrunch You and I might buy a pair of socks online without a second thought, but buying a car? Or a pricey bit of jewelry? The process becomes much trickier as the price of a product increases, and it isn’t long before canned descriptions and stock photos just don’t cut it anymore. That’s where [...]

Google closes the book on Reader, announces July 1 sunset

Google closes the book on Reader, announces July 1 sunset

The beloved service, which has suffered increasing neglect as the popularity of RSS declined, is going away From: Yahoo The day long feared by fans of Google Reader has come: the service will shut down, the company said. “We launched Google Reader in 2005 in an effort to make it easy for people to discover and keep tabs on [...]

So What If You Have Big Data? Without Data-Driven Processes And Products, It’s Useless

So What If You Have Big Data? Without Data-Driven Processes And Products, It’s Useless

From: Tech Crunch Editor’s note: John De Goes is co-founder and CEO of Precog, an analytics platform for developers. Follow him on Twitter @jdegoes. These days, you don’t have to look hard to find big data. Even a little startup can produce gigabytes a day, and a company the size of Instagram can easily generate 500 terabytes a [...]