Monthly Archives: October 2012

Twitter Engineering: Introducing FlockDB

Twitter Engineering: Introducing FlockDB. Who uses graphs? Every once and a while I run into dull-eyed VC types who look at me with distain when I try to introduce another buzzword into their lexicon. Well, need drives use so here

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Buzz grows around graph databases | Nosql – InfoWorld

Buzz grows around graph databases | Nosql – InfoWorld. Good primer and conventionalization for graph databases.  Watch this space, its going to blow up in 2013.

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Watch Out Ecommerce, Facebook Turns Karma Acquisition Into ‘Gifts’ | TechCrunch

Watch Out Ecommerce, Facebook Turns Karma Acquisition Into ‘Gifts’ | TechCrunch. Will be interesting to see how they roll this out next week at FAO Schwarz Nov 1st.

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Consumers Spend More Time with Mobile as Online Growth Slows – eMarketer

Consumers Spend More Time with Mobile as Online Growth Slows – eMarketer. A 51.9 per cent climb on 2010. New data from eMarketer says consumers in the US are reducing the time spent web browsing via laptops, desktops and connected

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Watch A Swarm Of Robots Team Up With Flying Drones To Solve Real-World Problems | TechCrunch

Watch A Swarm Of Robots Team Up With Flying Drones To Solve Real-World Problems | TechCrunch. Sometime Its fun to watch AI in action, especially when it comes to using simple AI to create fundamentally more complex behaviors.

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Online Ad Survey: Most U.S. Consumers “Annoyed” By Online Ads; Prefer TV Ads To Online; Want Social Media Dislike Button; And Reckon Most Marketing Is “A Bunch Of B.S.” | TechCrunch

Online Ad Survey: Most U.S. Consumers “Annoyed” By Online Ads; Prefer TV Ads To Online; Want Social Media Dislike Button; And Reckon Most Marketing Is “A Bunch Of B.S.” | TechCrunch. Amusing but telling stats. Getting close to calling Interest

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Twitter Is Testing A “Like” And “Star” Button In Lieu Of “Favorite.” Isn’t The Concept Of “Like” Already Broken? | TechCrunch

Twitter Is Testing A “Like” And “Star” Button In Lieu Of “Favorite.” Isn’t The Concept Of “Like” Already Broken? | TechCrunch. The Interest Graph Strikes Again! This is exactly the kind of thing we’re solving with Bundlewire, maybe we can

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Art.sy Is Mapping the World of Art on the Web – NYTimes.com

Art.sy Is Mapping the World of Art on the Web – NYTimes.com. Very Cool Project! Will be interesting how they categorize things, hope its a little less formal and more edgy!

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Futurist’s Cheat Sheet: Artificial Intelligence

Futurist’s Cheat Sheet: Artificial Intelligence. Great AI primer by Dan Rowinski.  When we talk about the Smart Web and how its going to develop, keep in mind that while consumer facing AI application like Siri are obviously a real touch

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Internal Facebook Tool Lets Select Brands Check Fans’ Affinities | Adweek

Internal Facebook Tool Lets Select Brands Check Fans’ Affinities | Adweek. For you Facebook conspiracists out there – A Facebook conspiracy! Or at the very least a look at what they think is really valuable in their data set and

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