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Cell Phone Temporal Data Analysis Isolates Criminals

March 20, 2013 - in Analysis, Security

After a recent string of robberies in Italy, a new forensic tool that makes it easy to explore reams of cell phone data revealed an incriminating pattern: Leading up to and after each robbery, there were flurries of calls between members of a gang suspected…

IBM Is Harvesting Location Data from Cell Phones to Build Better Bus Lines

January 29, 2013 - in Transportation

People around the globe are flocking to cities, where, the thinking goes, they’ll be able to live nice, robust lives more efficiently and emit less…