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Platform industries don’t need a brick and mortar location like most of their competitors. They use the power of information aggregation to supply their product. In most cases, these marketplaces cut out the middlemen and let companies sell directly...
We have all heard of data, but what is metadata? Well, metadata is data that describes and provides information about other data. For example, if you make a phone call, the data collected about that call (when and where...
Net neutrality is the principle that Internet service providers, such as AT&T, Comcast, and Verizon, should allow access to all content and applications regardless of the source. This basically means unbiased access to the internet. Net Neutrality protects free...
The Internet of Things is a technology that is booming rapidly. Although the concept has been around for a few years now, we are now in the actual boost of IoT; forecasts believe that IoT devices will expand from...
Energy companies are using AI to save on costs, be more sustainable, and become more customer focused. From solar power to energy use in the home, these 10 companies are using AI to disrupt the energy industry and transform...
AI technology isn’t science fiction anymore. The internet is collecting more data than we've ever seen before. Any information that was ever written, spoken in public, filmed or photographed throughout history is most likely in the cloud. With so...
Doxing, a relatively new term, is the internet-based practice of searching and publishing private or identifiable information about an individual or organization, typically with malicious intent. This practice was coined in hacker culture in the 1990’s.There are many ways...
Artificial intelligence is disrupting the insurance industry by making it easier for customers to compare, buy, and make claims to their insurance companies. AI helps cut costs and the middle man when it comes to purchasing insurance. It also...
This post is part of our new Future of Construction series which interviews the leading founders and executives who are on the front lines of the industry to get a better understanding of what problems the industry is facing, what trends...
A leader in search-driven analytics, ThoughtSpot, has announced securing $60 million in investments, catapulting their total capital to more than $160 million. This round closed in January, but up until now, the amount was not known. This round occurred...

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