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# insurance premiums
Irish regulator finds 'majority' of home and car insurers charged different prices to customers with similar risk
Firms have “not sufficiently considered customer interests” when developing pricing policies.
# Future Focus
Would you let your fridge do the Big Shop for you? The future of your personal data
Or would you sell your personal information to the highest bidder? (If you haven’t already.)
# healthcare technology
'Only 10% of data available about a human is actually used': How cognitive computing can change healthcare
A summit held yesterday focused on new technological advancements in the field of healthcare.
# big data
'I wouldn't have a clue about power wattage' - David Walsh
The journalist was speaking to Off The Ball last night.
# Eyes in the sky
Here's why every flight you take is obsessively monitored
An engine alone, for example, is likely to have as many as 5,000 elements monitored every second.
# AI
Explainer: Why IBM could hold the keys to smarter apps and services
Its artificial intelligence Watson is one of the most powerful devices out there, but how will it tie into our day-to-day lives?
# big data
These are the challenges faced in making our cities smarter
Numerous cities across the world, including Dublin, are engaging with projects that will make their cities smarter, but what are the concerns?
# big man big ideas
What does this Irish rugby star want with 'big data'? Plenty, apparently...
Donncha O’Callaghan is looking for an investment boost for his software startup, 4Impacts.
# big data
IBM strikes partnership with Twitter to help it better understand customers
The new partnership will use Twitter’s data to help businesses identify trends and better understand its customers.
# Jobswatch
Another 'vote of confidence' from IBM with up to 40 new jobs
The company is to open a new multilingual Software Services Operation Centre
# big data
The most overused business words of 2013
Moving forward, we want to concept a seamless social media strategy in the cloud. YOU WHA’?
# big data
Video: Have you ever wondered what a Google data centre looks like?
The American corporation has released a video which shows the inside of its data centre in North Carolina. It’s not small.