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UALR Lab Translates Big Data Into Dollars

by Jan Cottingham 3/3/2014 12:00 am

Humans are digitizing every aspect of life, translating every thought, every endeavor into something that can be read on a computer screen. This act of translation is creating infinite bits of new information — big data, to use the phrase popular in the world of technology.

Site Chosen, but Little Rock Tech Park Details Lacking

by Luke Jones 11/11/2013 12:00 am

The project is intended to provide a space for researchers from local universities to turn their research into business. For the past two years, the authority’s board of directors has been fighting an increasingly bumpy battle over the location of the park.

UALR: Analytics Center to Help Business Sift 'Big Data'

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/3/2013 10:34 am

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock on Monday announced plans to establish the UALR George W. Donaghey Emerging Analytics Center. The center features data visualization systems that the university said "are among the first of their kind in the world."

How to Choose a Board Member

by Mark Friedman 7/2/2012 12:00 am

When it comes to serving on a public company's board of directors, one size doesn't fit all. Experts say a board member nominee must understand the company's industry, its history and its traditions.

The Buck Stops With the Board: The Full-Time Job Of A Company Director

by Mark Friedman 7/2/2012 12:00 am

These days, serving on a public company's board of directors is practically becoming a full-time job as directors face more government regulation and scrutiny from investors.