The Power of Big Data & Global Pulse Research (VIDEO)

By Anoush Rima Tatevossian Jan 17, 2012
  How do you find indicators for changes human well-being in “big data”? How do you know which “digital signals” are relevant enough to warrant further investigation? These questions are at the...
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Research Dive: making sense of language data in Indonesia

By Dikara Alkarisya and Elaine Hartono Aug 15, 2016
“Doing a research dive is an entirely new way of approaching research. It allowed me to come together with other lecturers and researchers, and to find new ways to collaborate” - Research...

Winning proposals of the Big Ideas Competition for Asia and the Pacific

By Yulistina Riyadi & Mellyana Frederika Aug 11, 2016
In the last week of June 2016, the winners of the Big Ideas Competition for Sustainable Cities and Urban Communities were announced. The grand prize was awarded to the Queues for Queues project from...

Building fertile ground for data science in Uganda

By Pulse Lab Kampala Aug 5, 2016
Supporting locally-driven data projects: the AI Research Group experienceThere is growing activity and interest in data science on the African continent, but the field is still nascent. For it to...

Vodafone Americas Foundation and UN Global Pulse to embark on study on state of mobile data for social impact

By UN Global Pulse Jul 26, 2016
United Nations Global Pulse will partner with the Vodafone Americas Foundation to embark on a several month study to evaluate the state of mobile data for social impact.Consultations begin today with...