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Facebook And Google's Surveillance Capitalism Model Is In Trouble
Regulators start to pump the brakes on Big Tech's advertising dystopia.
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2017 Was The Year Of Hacks. 2018 Probably Won't Be Better.
Remembering Equifax, Uber and all the other data breaches of the last year.
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Facebook Is The Enemy Now
Leadership advisor and coach
The tech giant has proven time and again that it doesn’t deserve our trust.
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Alteryx Data Breach Exposes Information On 123 Million American Households
“If you’re an American, your information probably was exposed," said the researcher who found the breach.
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The Promise And Danger Of Health Care's Big Data Revolution
Experts at Harvard discuss the latest on big data and information technology.
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Data, Numbers, Education And Audiences
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During the last week, Pat has shown a 6.3 rate of response in class, with a score of 75 on the Hendrix Orientation Scale
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Here's How Facebook Could Be Regulated
Critics offer a number of ways to rein in the social media giant.
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You Can't Quit Facebook And Google Even If You Wanted To
Consolidation, network effects, behavioral science and widespread tracking make it nearly impossible.
Announcing The SDG National Reporting Initiative
Today the Center for Open Data Enterprise is pleased to announce the launch of the SDG National Reporting Initiative. Visit
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How Open Data Can Help The Global South, From Disaster Relief To Voter Turnout
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What Your Data Scientist Wishes You Knew
Young Entrepreneur Council
By Daniel Wesley Big data: It’s the topic on everyone’s lips. Even high schoolers are clamoring to get into the data science
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We Must Ensure Democratic Integrity In The Digital Age
Toomas Hendrik Ilves
Former president of Estonia
Politicians, news outlets and social media companies will have to police themselves ― otherwise, the government will.
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With Amazon's Purchase Of Whole Foods, Grocery Chains Are F*cked
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The retail titan's latest acquisition spells disaster for competing grocery stores.
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AI Predicts Autism Based On Infant Brain Scans
By Tracy Staedter, Live Science
“It was extremely accurate."
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Trump And Congress Are About To Ruin America's $220 Billion Economic Secret Weapon
The Census Bureau fuels a huge number of U.S. businesses, but the White House is underfunding it just as it prepares for its greatest task.
How Big Data Could Save Your Life
Could America's complex medical systems go the route of taxis to Uber or hotels to Airbnb? This data scientist makes the case for big data playing a significant role in how people track their health and seek medical assistance.
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If You Want To Connect With Teens, Go Niche
Kiki Von Glinow
Your Millennial strategy won't work with this generation.
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