Location Data Explained: Harnessing the Power of Places

As the number of smartphone users continues to boom worldwide, the need to understand the world around us—from information and events to the people and locations creating them—has become a critical commodity for businesses, leaders and users alike. Premise leverages its network of nearly 3M contributors in over 100 countries to gather sentiment data (e.g.,

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A Deeper Look at Premise’s Place Harmonizer Algorithm

Premise Data has a global network of Contributors who are paid to provide ground-level insights through Premise’s mobile app. As of January 2020, over 1.4 million on-the-ground local citizen Contributors are paid to answer surveys and map places across the globe. On average, Contributors are submitting hundreds of thousands of responses to “tasks” per day.

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The Power of Where: 5 Ways to Get the Location-Based Data You Need

While there are countless digital data sources, they do not always tell the full picture. Often times key pieces of information can only be observed in the physical world. That is why anyone who operates in the real-world needs to have information about what is happening on-the-ground.  When we talk about Location Discovery, we’re talking

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What International Development Can Learn from Agile Software Development

Have you ever collected data that was not fully utilized—maybe made it to a final report but never informed activities? Is the data you just collected now illuminating what you only wish you had asked instead? The international development community is abuzz with agile, adaptive or iterative management because adaptive management produces better results. From

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