With the help of technology and a hankering for local Big Data, Hyperlocal Data lets you be there without going there.
In a world where most things are only a click away, humans have a newfound appreciation for local knowledge. Farmers congregate at the local grain elevator to talk corn prices. Local growers and bakers gather to sell their goods (and eye the competition) at local farmers’ markets. You can judge a melon’s quality by the sound it makes when you tap it or a pineapple’s ripeness by how easy it is to pluck out a top leaf. There’s a lot of value in being in a place, in person, using all your senses.