Tag Archives: big data

“Information Is Food”

How do we consume data? In this Ted Talk, technologist JP Rangaswami muses on our relationship to information, and offers a surprising and sharp insight: we treat it like food.

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Intuitive Comprehension

via Gillian Neer:

“In God we trust; all others bring data.”

The technological revolution of the late 21st century has inundated our lives with data. In turn, our lives–and the businesses we interact with–have become increasingly preoccupied with “Big Data”: its implications, uses, and how on Earth it can be tamed.

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