CONTEC Conference 2014: Big Data’s Crystal Ball

At the Frankfurt Book Fair's CONTEC conference, Viktor Mayer-Schönberger spoke about how big data can revolutionize publishers' products, services and insights. Continue reading at 'Publishing Perspectives'

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London Book Fair 2014: Big Data: Should Publishers Even Care?

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BEA 2014: Big Names and Big Flavors for Fall Cookbooks

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