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Data Digest: IoT Security, Customer Data Journeys, Data Storytelling

Today read about securing connections and devices on the Internet of Things, tracking accurate data about online customers, and creating great data stories.

Securing IoT from the Ground Up

As happened in other rapidly growing technology fields, security has been an afterthought for some IoT developers. This article provides tips from specialists about how to secure devices and connections on the Internet of Things.

Read more at Datamation

Better Marketing Requires More Granular Knowledge of Consumers

E-commerce has made it both easier and harder to track a customer's journey. You can use tracking data to figure out how consumers reach your website, but it's easy to look at too little data and make the wrong assumption. This article offers advice for combining approaches to create a clearer picture of customer data.

Read more at Harvard Business Review

Visual Data Storytelling: 5 Best Practices

An effective data visualization facilitates your audience's understanding, but making an effective visualization is difficult. This article offers 5 tips to help refine your data storytelling process.

Read more at Dbta

About the Author

Quint Turner is an editorial intern at TDWI and an undergraduate English student at Skidmore College. Follow his blog at

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