The Business of Data Mining


As technology continues to advance, companies are tracking more and more of the movements of consumers on a regular basis. This is done in the hopes of providing them with the most relevant advertising at the most relevant moment. This practice of data mining is becoming very advanced and is having a major impact on the market in general.

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