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Combining "Big" and "Small" Data to Build Urban Resilience in Jakarta
By Giulio Quaggiotto
Apr 9, 2014
Interview with Etienne Turpin and Tomas Holderness, directors of PetaJakarta.org The SMART Infrastructure Facility project PetaJakarta.org aims to help communities tackle the chronic...
Not If, But How, Big Data can Help Drive Development
By Robert Kirkpatrick
Oct 25, 2012
Last week, Global Pulse was honored to once again present at the O’Reilly Strata Conference - which has come to be known as the largest industry conference on the topic of Big Data and data science....
Pulse Lab Jakarta Official Launching
By Global Pulse
Oct 2, 2012
(1 October - Jakarta) What can Tweets tell us about inflation? Are internet searches reliable predictors of disease outbreak? And can mobile phone data tell us about whether public health...
Enhancing Public Policy Decision Making using Large-Scale Cell Phone Data
By Vanessa Frias-Martinez and Enrique Frias-Martinze
Sep 4, 2012
This article is part of a special Global Pulse Guest Blogger Series: “Data Mining for Development: Methodological Innovations & Challenges.” Vanessa Frias-Martinez, PhD is a...
When Lone Travelers Meet: A Story of the Private Sector and UN Global Pulse Partnership
By I-sah Hsieh
Aug 22, 2012
This guest blog post was written by I-sah Hsieh, Global Manager of International Development, SAS. Global Pulse worked with SAS on a project exploring unemployment through the lens of...
UNICEF Virtual Workshop on Big Data & Analytics
By Global Pulse
Aug 3, 2012
Last week, Global Pulse collaborated with UNICEF on a workshop about the utilization of big data to enhance programme planning and monitoring. More than 120 UNICEF staff from 12 country...
Discovering Global Socio Economic Trends Hidden in Big Data
By Giselle Lopez and Wayne St. Amand
Jul 15, 2012
This guest blog post was produced by Giselle Lopez and Wayne St. Amand of Crimson Hexagon. Global Pulse worked with Crimson Hexagon on a project exploring Twitter and Perceptions of Crisis...
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