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LATEST ARTICLES

Symposium

Big data: technology and business challenges of big data in the digital economy

by Dave Penkler

With everything and everyone accessible as a virtual resource on the web, novel applications that are created out of existing capabilities will continue to emerge. This article discusses the role and challenges for APIs in transforming the IoT capabilities. ...


Communication Corner

Why putting yourself in the mind of your reader is easier---and more challenging---than you might have imagined

by Philip Yaffe

With everything and everyone accessible as a virtual resource on the web, novel applications that are created out of existing capabilities will continue to emerge. This article discusses the role and challenges for APIs in transforming the IoT capabilities. ...



Symposium

Big data: big data for social science research

January 2018
by Mark Birkin

With everything and everyone accessible as a virtual resource on the web, novel applications that are created out of existing capabilities will continue to emerge. This article discusses the role and challenges for APIs in transforming the IoT capabilities. ...


Symposium

Big Data and the Attention Economy: Big Data (Ubiquity symposium)

December 2017
by Bernardo A. Huberman

With everything and everyone accessible as a virtual resource on the web, novel applications that are created out of existing capabilities will continue to emerge. This article discusses the role and challenges for APIs in transforming the IoT capabilities. ...