4 March, 2013
The Big-Data Interview: Making Sense Of The New World Order
Welcome to the Big Data era. Today, processing power has advanced to the point where the Human Genome could be sequenced in a day. And with more and more of the world being digitized — everything from Google Street View images to our history of Facebook Likes — a lot of people are talking about Big Data these days.
Victor Mayer-Schonberger and Kenneth Cukier, authors of their new book, Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think, discuss Big Data and how it has changed our lives.