Own Your Technology Or It Will Own You

I was born before the internet spread across the world. This statement is true for less people every year and soon it won't be true for anyone. In his book, Program or be Programmed, Douglas Rushkoff addresses our lack of understanding when it comes to how the internet works. He brings up an argument we …

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H. P. Lovecraft and the Horrific Future of Big Data

Big Data (n.): when a collection of data gets so big it starts eating people. Actually, it's when we collect data from either a huge group of people, a huge amount of data points, or both and use it to draw new conclusions. Speaking of monsters that eat people, here's what H. P. Lovecraft warned about …

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