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On Data

By - October 11, 2012

A glimpse of some of the thinking I’ve been doing about the impact of “data” on our culture. I am close (so damn close) to sealing myself off and into only thinking about this, for my book (OpenCoSF is my last big project till I do). But thanks to the Vibrant Data project for taking an interview I did at TED earlier this year, and making it into something that almost makes me look like I have my shit together. I attest, I do not. I hope soon, I will.


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  2. Hans Stam says:

    I hope this is the sinopsis to your new book If/then…else….
    If it is, then you will have made a small dent in the universe. Else, less people will wake up to the corporate control of data and the dent will be smaller.

  3. joey89924 says:

    making it into something that almost makes me look like I have my shit together. I hope soon.
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