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Got Big Data?
Whether analyzing traffic patterns or speech patterns, robots are natural information gatherers, which puts them on the cutting edge of one of the latest VC investment trends.
By Mark Ingebretsen

As an article in the Huffington Post describes it, Big Data “refers to the newfound ability to collect and analyze massive amounts of information on almost every dimension of the human experience… in sectors ranging from retail to healthcare to social media.” Venture firms invested nearly $2.5 billion on Big-Data related companies last year.

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