Posts tagged data new oil

meetingofthemindsv:

Data is the new oil - Gerd explains his idea to Phil Blizzard in the above video. 

In another related presentation, Gerd’s message was this: “Big Data. Big Intelligence. Big Opportunities”  (delivered at Luxembourg Business Compass conference organised by KPMG and Luxemburger Wort). Read more here http://www.kpmg.com/LU/en/IssuesAndInsights/Articlespublications/Pages/DataistrulythenewOil.aspx 

We need a data democracy, not a data dictatorship

futuresagency:

A data democracy built to last needs tools that empower everyone to work with data rather than relying on apps and data scientists.

Data is the new Oil: 3 illustrations - which one do you think is best? The theme was coined by Clive Humby at AMA 2006, but I use it a lot in my talks and presentations, see the links here

The b/w piece was done by Sedat Oezgen, the green & cloud piece is by Gerry Alpern, and the people/cloud background was licensed from sevensheaven

(via MediaFuturist: My guest post on the DDB blog: The Future of Marketing & Media - Data Is the New Oil)
Whoever gets to sift through this data, slice and dice it, move it around, make it useful, clear its legal and fair use, and just make sense of it all, is probably going to be more powerful than Shell, Exxon or Mobil have ever been (BigG and BigF emerge as distinct options here)…

(via MediaFuturist: My guest post on the DDB blog: The Future of Marketing & Media - Data Is the New Oil)

Whoever gets to sift through this data, slice and dice it, move it around, make it useful, clear its legal and fair use, and just make sense of it all, is probably going to be more powerful than Shell, Exxon or Mobil have ever been (BigG and BigF emerge as distinct options here)…