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Big (biased) Data. What can go wrong?

Diana, October 16. Today's question that I want to ask is: what can go wrong by using Big Data? I ...
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#BigData – big threat to human rights?

Louise, October 14. I have recently explored how big data can be an opportunity in the context of human rights ...
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(Big) Data for women’s empowerment? – How does it work?

Eraptis, October 12 In my last post, I asked the question about how data could be used in order to ...
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big data visualization

Big Data Visualization: A Big Asset for decision making

Aymen, October 10. As defined in a previous article by Feinleib, Big Data is the ability to capture, store, and ...
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BIG DATA – BIG Privacy ISSUE

Goda, October 8. From the previous posts, a big data has been characterised as a fuel that drives the next industrial ...
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Biased #data

Diana, October 5. To continue my previous post, I'll talk more about the biased data in this one. Like I mentioned ...
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Citizen-Generated #Data

Citizen-Generated #Data. A Game-Changer for Human Rights?

Louise, October 4. I will, as promised, dedicate this post to some positive examples of when data has enhanced human ...
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Have you #HeForShe’d yet? – Data for women’s empowerment?

Eraptis, October 2 As the third anniversary of the global #HeForShe solidarity movement for gender equality just passed us by ...
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Local Governments

Big Data: a Tool to Improve Local Governments

Aymen, September 30. Nowadays, data is everywhere around us, from our Smartphone to our tablet, to that laptop or PC ...
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Is a BIG DATA always a GOOD DATA or is it sometimes a MESS?

Goda, September 29. As it was discussed in the previous chapters, the big data has a potential to do many ...
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Think About It – Is Bigger Better?

Diana, September 26. Information and communication technology (ICT) haven’t even existed for some years ago. Now, it helps us to ...
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Thinking About Data – But What About Human Rights?

Louise, September 24. As has been mentioned in previous posts, we are constantly reminded that we live in a world ...
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data development

Thinking about #data (for development)?

Eraptis, September 22. Thinking about data (for development) has really got me thinking. What is data, and what makes it ...
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Big Data and Development: Challenges and Opportunities

Aymen, September 21. Even though algorithm, coding, Big Data is becoming part of our daily life; these technical terms remain ...
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What is BIG DATA and why it can be dangerous?

Goda, September 18. Over the last few decades, information communication technologies (ICT) have developed gradually and brought many changes to ...
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Hello there!

@Data4ComDev, September 10. Welcome to our newly started blog. We are happy that you have found your way here already ...
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