Originally posted on the MongoDB Blog, November 10, 2014.
Big Problems with Big Data
Billions of dollars have been invested in Big Data that have produced innumerable business intelligence and visualization tools. No amount of data is too large. No combination of algorithms is too many. No visualization is too complex. But no spreadsheet or … Read More ›
A demographic I find inspiring at Narrative Science is that nearly 30% of our employees are women; somewhat of an anomaly for a software technology start up. Women are also represented in every department, from Business Development to Editorial, Engineering to Product Development (and of course Marketing – but that goes without saying).
The women working at Narrative Science … Read More ›
Here at Narrative Science, we’re a group of data junkies who luckily have an awesome tool at our fingertips that allows us to create stories using interesting data sets. That tool is Quill, our automated narrative generation platform that creates data-driven communications at unlimited scale. It’s the perfect recipe for our data-crazed office.
Our latest project focuses … Read More ›
“What the hell am I doing here?” asked Kevin Spacey, the keynote speaker during the last hour of the last day at Content Marketing World.
We were all asking ourselves the same question while sitting in the large, dimly-lit, airport-hangar-sized presentation room. Why is Kevin Spacey here to talk about content marketing? And, more importantly, … Read More ›
One of the best parts of working at Narrative Science is the ability to use our own technology on cool data projects. On several occasions, I have stumbled across a dataset (in sports, government, and transportation to name a few) and used Quill to provide answers to the questions I have about the data.
One such occasion appeared last week, when Ed … Read More ›
Some of us are more visual learners, myself included. If you fall into this category (or even if you don’t) check out our new video that explains how Quill understands investment portfolio data and automatically generates perfectly written commentary.
In the next two minutes you’ll see how asset management firms are using Quill, and hopefully get a sense … Read More ›
At Narrative Science, we talk a lot about the advantages of using Quill to communicate the insights in your data. For our customers, the value proposition is a no-brainer: those terabytes of data you have won’t help your business much unless they tell you a clear, actionable story. Whether that story is how … Read More ›
I’ve been with Narrative Science since early 2011, when we were a team of 15 in a crowded office in Evanston, Illinois. I started as the UX engineer here, designing and building the tools that became the Quill authoring interface we use today – the way we “train the brain,” so to speak.
Today, we’re … Read More ›
It takes extraordinary conviction to build a business from scratch, but this is a character trait often overlooked by VCs when they are investing in a company and its team. If you can provide clarity on your vision of the future, you will build a team with incredible conviction who also understand the importance … Read More ›
Many of you have told us how valuable it would be to easily edit your weekly and monthly Quill Engage reports – and we listened.
We’re happy to announce that Quill Engage users can now easily export their reports into Microsoft Word, in addition to receiving a Word version of all reports that are scheduled for automated email delivery. The … Read More ›