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Will Google’s Fitbit Acquisition for $2.1 Billion Chart New Territories in Connected Data Collection?

Google on Friday announced that it entered into an agreement to acquire Fitbit, a leading wearables brand. The acquisition would be worth an estimated USD 2.1 billion. Google’s Senior Vice President for Devices & Services, Rick Osterloh, said that that the acquisition would help Google spur innovation in wearables.  He said that the data from the devices will not be used for Google ads. The company will be fully incorporated to Google and will not be maintained as a separate entity. Also Read: Monetate Acquired!…

Web Summit Uses Neo4j For Innovative Conference Support

Leading Tech Conference Organiser Web Summit Implements a Recommendation System Using neo4j to Scale Their Events past 100,000 Attendees World-leading tech conference organiser Web Summit is using graph technology software from Neo4j, the #1 platform for connected data, to improve attendee experience across all its international conferences. Web Summit's conferences are supported by a powerful and scalable app, designed to help the company expand their events and help attendees network. Underlying this unique app is…