SMALL BYTES: SPRING 2010

What's New?

The analytics landscape, these days, is an interesting one. The many ways data can be mined for beneficial information is fascinating. We’ve included a few links to articles and interviews we thought you might find interesting and valuable.

If you’d like to learn more about any of the topics, give us a call or drop us an email.
We’ll be happy to tell you more.

The social data revolution

Digital traces – what do we reveal about ourselves online and out in the world every day, and how can companies use it? Click here to listen to the interview.

Understanding the voice of the consumer through text analytics

How technology and linguistics can derive profitable meaning from text: Click here to read the article.

Predicting the financial future through dry cleaning?

You bet. Apparently, your clothes can be a predictive indicator of the economy - ‘The Crumple Index’:
Click here to listen to the report.

Figurs* @ eMetrics Toronto.

We’ll be moderating a panel on Predictive Analytics on April 8, 2010. Panel members include: Monster, RBC, FedEx and Inflection Point. Click here for more details! Search for [ETM-6] on the page.

If you haven’t yet registered, be sure to use the promo code SPEAKER150 – you’ll receive $150 off a one-day or two-day e-metrics Summit Pass. Click here to register.

Not LinkedIn?

If you’d like to get connected with Figurs* via LinkedIn, just send an email to patrick@figurs.ca. Easy.