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Big data! How many zeroes in a brazilian?

Zettabytes, exabytes, Petabytes – what is up with the big numbers? [Tweet this] A common approach to discussions on big data is to throw big (and meaningless) numbers at the audience. How many email messages were sent in the last second – cue BIG NUMBER! How much data has landed on the Internet in the last…

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Eight insights for Fantastic Dates

When I told my wife I was going to write this column her first question was : “What do you know about dates?” Quite a lot actually: They are insidious little attributes that cause a number of problems in any data set. Stop struggling with poor quality dates! [Tweet this] Dates play four major roles…