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Contrary to hype around big data, the explosion of available information amid eroding trust in media makes it harder, not easier, to achieve consensus on truth (William Davies/The Guardian)

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William Davies / The Guardian: Contrary to hype around big data, the explosion of available information amid eroding trust in media makes it harder, not...
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Researchers are increasingly using "digital exhaust", passive social media and smartphone data, to conduct scientific health studies, such as for autism (Sidney Fussell/The Atlantic)

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Sidney Fussell / The Atlantic: Researchers are increasingly using “digital exhaust”, passive social media and smartphone data, to conduct scientific health studies, such as for...