Link: Surprise! Your Personal Data Is Not So Personal Once our data goes online, it’s no longer ours. But shouldn’t payment make our data proprietary to us?
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With detailed identity data (think data collected from your likes on Facebook, what you buy and where, etc.), misuse occurs at the point when a customized experience derails the purpose and benefit of the Internet: the dynamic and diverse promise of widely distributed data (e.g.
How Your Location Data Is Being Used to Predict the Events You Will Want to Attend | MIT Technology Review
Link: How Your Location Data Is Being Used to Predict the Events You Will Want to Attend | MIT Technology Review The next generation of recommendation engines will use your location data to suggest music festivals, sporting events, and conferences you will want to attend.
Link: The web giants pumping us for information | Technology | The Observer Given that the oil business is one of the biggest industries in the history of the world, for example, the metaphor hints at untold future riches. But it conveniently skates over the
Link: Is Obama presiding over a national security state gone rogue? | guardian.co.uk Over the past 12 years, the US has developed what can best be described as a dysfunctional relationship with terrorism. We’ve become obsessed with it and with a zero-tolerance approach to stopping
Link: MIT Whiz Sets Out to Humanize the Internet of Things | Wired.com Millions of years of biological development have given humans the ability to process information using all of our senses, but the last 30 years of technology advances have focused everything through our
Link: Futures Agency Member, Doug Stephens, discusses Big Data Companies have been tracking our habits for years and now “Big Data” technology is helping them figure out what we want BEFORE we even realize it.
Link: Mapping the Future with Big Data | WFS It is, in many ways, a snapshot of the way that statistical data from databases, user data from multiple participants, and social network data from the public will change the nature of rapid decision making in