December 31, 2013 by Suzanne Elvidge in Big data, Data analytics, Data mining, Drug development, GenoKey news, GenoKey's big data analyses, Healthcare big data analysis

GenoKey’s look at big data through 2013

Big data and data analytics is a growing field – by 2029, data production is likely to be 44 times greater in 2020 than it was in 2009, with a 4300% increase in annual data generation by 2020. The GenoKey blog, which has been looking at the growth of big

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December 26, 2013 by Suzanne Elvidge in Big data, Data analytics, Data mining

We wish you a Big Data Christmas…

In the first of a seasonal three-parter, we look back at a big data Christmas. In the following two articles, we will look at GenoKey’s look at big data in 2013, and then enter the big data New Year by mining into some potential trends for 2014. Big data and

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December 14, 2013 by Suzanne Elvidge in Big data, Data analytics, Data mining, Healthcare big data analysis

Social media and the winter vomiting bug: Big data in hashtags

A stomach bug at Christmas is not a good state of affairs, especially when the house is full of near and distant relations, both old and young. The UK’s Food Standards Agency is diving into the big data generated by social media to see if there is something to learn

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December 05, 2013 by Suzanne Elvidge in Big data, Data analytics, Healthcare big data analysis

Big data analytics could better predict seizures

Big data analytics and bioinformatics could mean better seizure prediction, according to collaborative research coming out of three universities in the US. This could help people with epilepsy and other related diseases live more normal lives. Medications preventing seizures are improving but they are not yet foolproof, and being able

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