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The human face of big data /

by Smolan, Rick; Erwitt, Jennifer.
Publisher: Sausalito, Calif. : Against All Odds Productions, c2012Description: 223 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps, charts ; 37 cm.ISBN: 1454908270 (hc); 9781454908272 (hc).Subject(s): Big data -- Social aspects | Data mining -- Social aspects | Big data -- Pictorial works | Data mining -- Pictorial works
Contents:
Reflections in a digital mirror / essay by Juan Enriquez-- Our data, ourselves / essays by Kate Greene and A.J. Jacobs -- Dark data / essays by Marc Goodman and Susan Karlin -- Pulse of the planet / essay by Esther Dyson -- How crowdsourcing is changing science / essay by Gareth Cook -- A demograph of one / essay by Michael S. Malone -- The art of data / essay by Aaron Koblin -- Data driven / essay by Jonathan Harris.
Summary: The authors invited more than 100 journalists worldwide to use photographs, charts and essays to explore the world of big data and its growing influence on our lives and society.
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The authors invited more than 100 journalists worldwide to use photographs, charts and essays to explore the world of big data and its growing influence on our lives and society.

Reflections in a digital mirror / essay by Juan Enriquez-- Our data, ourselves / essays by Kate Greene and A.J. Jacobs -- Dark data / essays by Marc Goodman and Susan Karlin -- Pulse of the planet / essay by Esther Dyson -- How crowdsourcing is changing science / essay by Gareth Cook -- A demograph of one / essay by Michael S. Malone -- The art of data / essay by Aaron Koblin -- Data driven / essay by Jonathan Harris.

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