How new is big data in the big scheme of things? Will it “replace ideas, paradigms, organizations and ways of thinking about the world”? Or has it evolved from a series of perspectives that have been with us for some time? Is it a development parallel to the invention of the telescope and the microscope, where one can see both big and detailed pictures? What are the trade-offs alongside the benefits? A bigger view of big data.
The Conversation: Everything Old is New Again?
July 2, 2013 by
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