CRITICAL QUESTIONS FOR BIG DATA

@article{Boyd2012CRITICALQF,
  title={CRITICAL QUESTIONS FOR BIG DATA},
  author={Danah Boyd and Kate Crawford},
  journal={Information, Communication \& Society},
  year={2012},
  volume={15},
  pages={662 - 679}
}
  • D. Boyd, K. Crawford
  • Published 25 May 2012
  • Political Science
  • Information, Communication & Society
The era of Big Data has begun. Computer scientists, physicists, economists, mathematicians, political scientists, bio-informaticists, sociologists, and other scholars are clamoring for access to the massive quantities of information produced by and about people, things, and their interactions. Diverse groups argue about the potential benefits and costs of analyzing genetic sequences, social media interactions, health records, phone logs, government records, and other digital traces left by… 
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