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Bill Gates gives big backing to ‘smart city’ concept

The ‘smart city’ concept has recently recruited its most high-profile cheerleader after Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates acquired a huge patch of land in Arizona with the dream of building his very own city driven by state-of-the-art connected technology. The billionaire philanthropist, through the Mt. Lemmon Holdings subsidiary of Gates’ investment firm, Cascade Investment, has put […]

Santa’s extreme data challenge

Spare a thought this Christmas Eve for Santa Claus, who will be overseeing the conclusion of a fiendishly difficult data management and home delivery project… for another year at least. As you are tucked up in your beds with your stockings hung up, Santa will be wrapping up a mind-bogglingly complex process that makes online […]

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ad:tech London – Exploring the AI promise in AdTech

GeoSpock hosted a workshop entitled ‘Exploring the AI promise in AdTech’ at the recent ad:tech London 2017 show. It was a standing room only workshop, with a mix of presentations and a panel discussion. Panellists included: Emily Tan – Global Technology Editor | Campain (moderator) Steve Marsh, PhD – Founder & CTO | GeoSpock Omaid […]

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Where will ad tech be in five years’ time?

Extreme data management will become increasingly important if ad tech is to evolve through an era of consolidation into an industry that adapts more effectively to the whims of a more unpredictable and fractured society. With the ad tech sector’s main players consolidating their dominance through acquisitions, several companies are likely to face “carnage” as […]

GeoSpock appoints technology entrepreneur Richard Baker as CEO

Founder Dr Steve Marsh appointed as Chief Technology Officer Cambridge, UK, 20th November 2017: GeoSpock®, the big data processing engine built to manage real-time, contextual data generated by machines, today announces that Dr Steve Marsh and its Board of Directors has appointed Richard Baker as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective immediately. Richard has […]