Ideas | Data

Our take on the ideas, information, and tools that make data work.

Newspaper oragami.

Becoming smarter about credible news

Cloudera CEO Tom Riley and Thomson Reuters VP of R&D Khalid Al-Kofahi discuss big data's role in chasing down leads, verifying sources, and determining what's newsworthy.

Robot graffiti.

Making good robots

Andra Keay outlines principles of good robot design and discusses the implications of implicit bias in our robots.

Pokemon Go.

Launching Pokémon GO

Phil Keslin, CTO of Niantic, explains how the engineering team prepared for—and just barely survived—the experience of launching Pokémon GO.