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Pete Sheridan

Big Data: How Safe Do You Feel?

Hey, Google, use every discernible iota of my personal information to build the foundation of a Chinese-style, authoritarian, digital dystopia, because I'm too lazy to learn basic, self-managed organizational skills.

5trokerac3, Hacker News
Somewhere online, just about every detail about you is stored. It's almost impossible to avoid. At the same time we have very little transparency, and there's enormous uncertainty over whether...
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Data Science: Simplified. A Great Introduction.

Data is the new oil. It’s valuable, but if unrefined it cannot really be used. It has to be changed into gas, plastic, chemicals etc. to create a valuable entity that drives profitable activity; so too must data be broken down, analyzed for it to have value.

Clive Humbly, UK Mathematician, and architect of Tesco’s Clubcard

So – you’re interested in learning more about Data Science. Fantastic. This post isn’t long, because I can’t do better than some of the content that’s already out there. Without further ado, head on over to one of my favourite channels Becoming Human and read their first article in a great series, titled Data Science Simplified Part 1: Principles and Process.

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