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Wake Up! Data

Posted by Alberto Gómez Aparicio in Big Data, Data, Technology, Transformation, Wake Up

We are starting to be aware of the huge amount of data that we spread while we browse the internet. Some of us are already connecting the dots with what Social Media really mean and the business model of those platforms. But that is just the tip of the iceberg when we compare it with the possibility of merging those data with those from all sensors and connected devices that are working today. The possibilities to obtain accurate recommendations are endless, also the challenge of deciding who owns the information.

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Links July 2017

Posted by Alberto Gómez Aparicio in Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Education, Justice, Links

I have been reading for years basically the same sources through Feedly (and through Google Reader before, and though Bloglines even before). There have been some new ones along the years but the fundamentals have not changed. On the last weeks I have included a new source and looks like this has been a good decision so far as out of the six links shared, two come from there. I hope you enjoy them as much as I do: ‘World’s first robot lawyer’ now available in all 50 states Otra profesión que va…read more

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Google is still scary

Posted by Alberto Gómez Aparicio in Big Data, Data, Data protection, Location

It was almost five years ago (five years already? and I remembered until of the title of the post!) when I wrote that Google is scary, after reading a post by Enrique Dans on which then was Google’s last launch. Many things have happened since then. Some players who then had their place in the market have collapsed, but the power of Google has been growing unstoppably. And this makes even more scary our relationship with this “partner-big brother”. Because the truth is that Google knows about me more than myself. They know where I work, who…read more

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