gigaom.com: Why it’s way too early to dismiss #bigdata’s economic impact

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The #NewYorkTimes published an article on Friday asking in its headline whether big data is a economic dud. Numerous quoted professors gave reasons why the analogy of data to oil doesn’t work, nor does the one of data to the electrical grid (and here I thought that analogy was about cloud computing).

All in all, it was kind of foolish. Here’s why.

http://gigaom.com/2013/08/19/why-its-way-too-early-to-dismiss-big-datas-economic-impact/

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About Sara J. Taylor

Social Worker, PHMasterStudent,UMB; JHSPH, Global Health Promotion;maternal, Child Health www.linkedin.com/in/sarajtaylorlmsw Twitter@SaraJAnnapolis
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