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Big Data, Surveillance and the end…

President Obama continues to defend the illegal spying on Americans by the NSA.  The administration has had apologists from both sides of the aisle out in force.  Have you ever seen a time when Dick Cheney, Harry Reid and Nancy … Continue reading

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Can the Digerati Save the Constitution?

We are the digerati.  Not the youthful millennials, who never knew a world without high-speed data , we are first generation digerati.  We are educated wealthy and poised to lead.  We were destined to be lazy, entitled, slackers, yet we … Continue reading

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Big Data and the Erosion of Privacy

The Wall Street Journal’s CEO council recently published an article about the benefits and perils of restricting Big Data and what role governments should play.  The article, linked at the bottom, suggests that policies need to be defined around security … Continue reading

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Is Big Data a Dumb Idea?

I recently read an article about buzzwords, with a focus on “big data”.  I began considering how buzzwords enter the lexicon and how we can communicate concepts and big ideas more clearly.  Is it possible to communicate complex and wide … Continue reading

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