All posts for the month March, 2013

Algorithmic Illusions: Hidden Biases of Big Data

Big data gives us a powerful new way to see patterns in information — but what can’t we see? When does big data not tell us the whole story? This talk opens up the question of the biases we bring to big data, and how we might work beyond them.┬áKate Crawford at Microsoft Research has presented a very nice talk at O’Really Strata Conference.