Reading Materials «Big Ideas for Big Data»

From now on until the forum we will be publishing a few interesting reading or listening pieces about Big Data here on the blog. Feel free to come back and see what’s new, or do your own research jumping into the BIG DATA pool :-)

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Lessons from Cell phones about the distribution of wealth (New York Times)

Five strategies for reclaiming your privacy online (The Guardian)

How Open Data could help reach the UN’s Sustainability Goals (The Guardian)

The Library in the Digital Age

Building Digital Democracy (ETH)

10 Thesen zur Nutzung von Big Data in der Wirtschaft (in German)