How many startups did Google purchase and what did it do with them?

Ever wondered, how may startups or companies did Google acquire so far and how much did it pay for them? But the main question is, what happened to the acquired companies? Was it all waste of money? With the recent re-structuring, Google became a subsidiary of Alphabet Inc., which now owns most of the parts. … Read more

Visualization on How the undergraduate tuition has increased over the years

Average undergraduate tuition and fees and room and board rates Source: http://nces.ed.gov/ These figures are inflation adjusted and look how just the tuition fees have increased compared to the Dorm and Board rates Now comparing the rate increase for 2-year program So for the 2 year program, the board rates have remained at the same … Read more

Top 100 analytics companies ranked and scored by Mattermark

Let us move on from Grass Eating Sauropods and talk about who’s who in the analytic space. For every dime there are dozen analytic companies. Everybody who provides a freaking dashboard is an analytic company. Anybody that merely mentions Google, Facebook, Hadoop etc in the same sentence is somehow into BigData. Haven’t you stumbled across … Read more

World time clock on your dashboard

Have you ever wandered into an office and saw a series of clocks hung on the wall. Each clock showing time for a different city named at the bottom of the clock? Well, now you can have the same setup on your own dashboard. InfoCaptor Dashboard Software now integrates with the powerful d3js library for … Read more