Dec 18, 2013 A Senate Committee hears testimony about data brokers, the companies that collect and compile info about consumers via online tracking.
Dec 17, 2013 Tech companies are taking ownership -- and control -- of everything from the cloud to dark fiber.
Dec 3, 2013 Now that top science channels get hundreds of millions of views on YouTube, there's potential for savvy scientists to earn big money.
Dec 2, 2013 Big data's where it's at in consumer analytics right now, but companies are also using anthropology and other social sciences to study us up close and personal.
Carmen Wong Ulrich
Nov 29, 2013 Retailers are increasingly using data tracking to figure out what you want to buy.
Nov 8, 2013 The airlines have been a little slow to get into the Big Data game. But it looks like they’re moving in that direction.
Oct 29, 2013 To help fight wildfires, officials often dump orange fire retardant from planes. But some Forest Service employees argue the substance doesn't work as promised.
Oct 25, 2013 Different services can be a big help in keeping a budget, but are they worth putting all your information at risk?
Oct 23, 2013 Blackberry Messenger was downloaded over 5 million times in eight hours when it was made available for iPhone and Android.