Results for "big data"

How Big Data is Engineering Your Life

"I've got no strings So I have fun I'm not tied up to anyone They've got strings But you can see There are no strings on me!" -Pinocchio Pinocchio is the story of a marionette that dreams of becoming a real boy. He wishes upon a star, proves himself brave, selfless...

How We Learned To Love Big Brother

When I started The Corbett Report in 2007, the idea that governments were watching and listening to everything we do was still wild-eyed conspiracy theory. Oh, sure, the fact that the NSA had been secretly and illegally wiretapping Americans since at least 9/11 was,...

Do Humans Have Free Will? Not If Big Tech Wins!

Do humans have free will? That question has puzzled philosophers for millennia and has generated fierce debates. Perhaps the only thing more contentious than the question are the implications of its answer. If man has no free will, then how can there be moral...

All Your Data Are Belong to Them

It's shocking, shocking, I tell you! Apparently, and I'm just learning this from some breaking news headlines so bear with me, but apparently Facebook has not been on the up and up when it comes to protecting its users' privacy. Incredible, I know. I mean, these are...


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