Democratizing Big Data with CartoDB

We have seen the mind-blowing stats and yeah, it can sometimes feel a little creepy, but Big Data is here and it has changed everything. But volume without context is not really data at all. It’s just bytes. The big guys know this and their pockets are deep enough to do something about it. What about…
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Mobile World Congress Is Coming! Wanna Go?

The GSMA Mobile World Congress is kind of a big deal… Last year’s conference attracted over 72,000 attendees and with a keynote roster headlined by Mr. Mark Zuckerberg himself, 2014 is shaping up to be even bigger. Oh, and did we mention that this is going down right in our backyard at the Fira Gran…
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Find us in the Google Chrome Web Store!

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We know it’s all about location, so now you’ll also find us in the Chrome Web Store. Those of you who use Google’s Chrome web browser can now add Ducksboard by visiting the Chrome Web Store and clicking the Add To Chrome button. Already a Ducksboard fan? If so, we’d appreciate it if you could leave…
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Introducing alerts

It’s not worth it, unless you can act on it Early in the design phase for Ducksboard, we decided to make our KPI dashboard as real-time as possible. The ingress API is push-based, so there are no delays between new data becoming available and our system processing them. Clients maintain a persistent WebSocket connection to…
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In which the widgets are set free

We put a lot of care in our widgets. We conceived them, nurtured them, fed them the best and most precise data available. We’re very proud of how they came up and we dearly love every one of them. It’s time, however, to set them free. We’re happy to announce that any Ducksboard widget can…
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We love Twilio

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New widgets and more… Okay, so this is cool. If you are a Ducksboard user, you already know that we are constantly adding services and integrations to the widget directory. Yes, we actually do listen to your suggestions, and over the last few months, we have expanded or added a ton of widgets (we weighed…
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Boost your marketing efforts with the new Mixrank widgets

When you start a new advertising campaign, there are many decisions to make. Ad copy, choosing the right advertising network and whether to use automated bidding or not. But finally, it all comes down to the basics: Traffic Sources. We all know that determining which traffic sources to target is the root of all PPC…
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Monitoring potential investors for your startup #mondaymetrics

AngelList is an online community that matches startups with investors. If there’s one metric any startup is eager to improve, it’s the numer of followers it has. As much as you work on your online profile to achieve more followers, investors will more than likely become involved with your startup company outside AngelList. This is…
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Nobody likes to be 404′d #mondaymetrics

There’s probably no better way of determining what optimal application performance is than by monitoring your users’ satisfaction. Complaints about slow service and non-responsive applications are your biggest giveaway at the moment of monitoring your performance management. Keeping a close eye on performance management metrics is the road to chalking errors up to experience and…
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