The Promise and Peril of Big Data
by David Bollier
Publisher: The Aspen Institute 2010
Number of pages: 66
The Promise and Peril of Big Data explores the implications of inferential technologies used to analyze massive amounts of data and the ways in which these techniques can positively affect business, medicine, and government.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Francisco Yus - John Benjamins Publishing Company
Cyberpragmatics is an analysis of Internet-mediated communication from the perspective of cognitive pragmatics. It addresses a whole range of interactions that can be found on the Net: the web page, chat rooms, instant messaging, social networking...
by Bruce Sterling
The book highlights the 1990 assault on hackers, when law-enforcement officials arrested scores of suspected illicit hackers. These raids became symbolic of the debate between fighting serious computer crime and protecting civil liberties.
by Daniel Lathrop, Laurel Ruma - O'Reilly Media
In a world where web services can make real-time data accessible to anyone, how can the government leverage the openness to improve its operations? Leading practitioners share their ideas on how to achieve this emerging world of online collaboration.
by Nicolae Sfetcu - Project Gutenberg Self-Publishing
Domaining is the business of buying, selling, developing and monetizing Internet domain names. Such domain name portfolios often include cleverly chosen domain names, or domains whose registrations had lapsed yet still retain reasonable traffic ...