The word “blockchain” may or may not be familiar to you. It’s brand new and like so many words in our new digital world, it will take some getting used to. Blockchain and bitcoin are digital entities, existing only in the computational world. But they are very, very different. Bitcoin is the name of a […]Read More ›
The Marketing Implications of Bitcoin & Blockchain
Data Protection & Europe: Where to Now?
On Monday, May 30 the European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS), an official with no clear parallel in the US, declared that the agonizingly negotiated Privacy Shield was a mere “step in the right direction”, but it was not robust enough. As our readers will know, the Privacy Shield was intended to replace the Safe Harbor […]Read More ›
What Can Big Data Tell You?
As we all know, data on its own tells us nothing whatsoever. If you’ve got lots of data about your customers, or the weather, or criminal behavior in Baltimore or the number of boxes of pasta your stores in Miami sell in a week, you have data, but you don’t have intelligence… yet. More than […]Read More ›