Macys.com Integrates SAS with Cloudera for a 360-Degree Customer View

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Assuming you have an email address, this week and last your inbox has probably been flooded with retailer promotions from home-goods suppliers, clothing retailers, restaurants, and just about anyone else that sells anything, wanting to offer their products at a special discount around Memorial Day to get you ready for summer. But some retailers are…

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King.com’s Climb to the Social Gaming Throne

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This week I’d like to highlight King.com, a European social gaming giant that recently claimed the throne for having the most daily active users (more than 66 million). King.com has methodically and successfully expanded its reach beyond mainstream social gaming to dominate the mobile gaming market — it offers a streamlined experience that allows gamers to…

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Gravity Creates Personalized Web Experience, 300-400% Higher Click-through

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According to Jim Benedetto, Gravity’s co-founder and CTO, there have been two paradigm shifts that have transformed consumers’ web experience to date: Search — Google figured out how to index all of the content on the internet so you (internet user) can find what you’re looking for. Social — Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other social…

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Cloudera Impala and Partners: Tableau

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Our thanks to Ted Wasserman, product manager for Tableau, for the guest post below: Many of our customers are turning to Apache Hadoop as they grapple with their big data challenges. Hadoop offers many benefits such as its scalability, economics, and versatility. Even so, adoption-to-date has largely centered around applications with “batch”-oriented workloads because of…

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