From traffic patterns and music downloads to web history and medical records, data is recorded, stored, and analyzed to enable the technology and services that the world relies on every day. But what exactly is big data, and how can these massive amounts of data be used?
October 2012 marked the 10th anniversary of the USDA organic seal helping to raise awareness and provide consumers with more food options. As the organics industry grows it's becoming more common to walk into a grocery store and see organic products in the produce sections and on shelves. But even though you've likely seen the USDA certified organic seal, how much do you know about the product behind the label?