Big Data Journalism: Not as New as You'd Expect

We live in a unique time in history where it seems everything is driven by big data. If you’re on social media, watching streaming videos, or simply shopping online, your actions are generating data, and that’s affecting how companies interact with you.

Cities are becoming smarter as they connect traffic lights, street signs, and even buildings to the internet to measure traffic patterns. It’s a whole world with data everywhere, seemingly infiltrating every industry and profession, even those that might not seem like a good fit with big data.

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Kitchener-Waterloo Tech Boom on Display at Tech Fest Tonight

UPDATE: Online Registration is now closed but tickets will be available at the door.

Tech Fest Waterloo is tonight at Bingemans in Kitchener.

Tech Fest is a one-of-a-kind event that brings together the fastest growing companies and job seeking talent.

Watch company leaders give a two-minute lightning pitches on why you should work for them; hear what sets them apart and what they're building.

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UBC Incubated Coho Data Raises $30 Million Series C Round

Coho Data, a leading innovator in web-scale flash storage for the enterprise, today announced it has closed $30 million in Series C funding, bringing its total funding to nearly $67 million.

The round was led by March Capital Partners, with additional participation from Hewlett Packard Ventures and Intel Capital as well as existing investors Andreessen Horowitz and Ignition Partners.

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Five Tech Tips for Small Businesses

With so much technology out there, and new solutions becoming available every day, it can be hard for Canadian small businesses to keep up.

Researching the latest tech trends can be a full-time job – and we know you’ve already got one of those!

So, while you’ve been focusing on running your company, we’ve done the research and selected five key tech trends you should be looking at.

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