How Crowdsourcing Fraud Detection Can Help Reduce Tax Cheats

by   |    September 23, 2013

Business process crowdsourcing, an alternative to outsourcing that leverages skilled professionals working virtually in a “private crowd,” is a method for detecting fraud that could help the IRS catch tax cheats and save the government money, argues Don Mackenzie of Lionbridge Technologies in this opinion article. Read More…




Stream Processing Poised for Boost from Internet of Things

by   |    August 2, 2013

Of big data’s famously challenging three Vs—volume, variety, and velocity—it’s velocity that is poised for an enormous breakout from a glut of information generated by the Internet of things. Soon, sensors on everything from cell phones to refrigerators will be Read More…