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For all its valuation, the social network is just another ad-supported site. Without an earth-changing idea, it will collapse and take down the Web.
The company’s social scientists are hunting for insights about human behavior. What they find could give Facebook new ways to cash in on our data—and remake our view of society.
Today’s big data is forcing researchers to find new techniques for knowledge discovery and data mining.
New software makes it possible to do in minutes on a small computer what used to be done by large clusters of computers.
A startup says natural language processing works best with human intelligence.
A new site provides answers to life, the universe, and just about everything.
Companies face challenges mining social ties.
A new technique could help companies like Facebook make money from your data without putting it at risk.
Companies already make billions because they know our online habits. What if we could take a cut?
The data could lead to novel urban planning solutions that would work in sprawling cities everywhere.