Keep up to date with every new upload!

Join free & follow Future Tense - Separate storie
Share
  • 5 years ago

Microsoft researcher and MIT professor Kate Crawford recently declared that 2013 looks like becoming the year we reach ‘peak big data hype’. Endless media releases extol the virtues of big data. Business and government are meant to embrace it. But exactly what is big data? How is it different from plain old data? Is it as useful as we’re told and will it really govern our future?

Comments