Podcast: Reflections on blogging, big data and learning

A chat with the Big Fat Data team on the highlights and challenges of running a blog and collaborative learning.   Looking back and reflecting on this exercise, a few expressions can summarise our experience, i.e. collaborative learning, time management, food for thought. All four of us had different experiences …

Globalisation on Steroid – called Big Data

According to HBR, back in 2016, 12% of the global goods trade included cross-border e-commerce, and half of the world’s services trade was being conducted digitally. One could ask, has globalisation gone digital? But before we answer this question, we should take a step back and first reflect on what …

Tools and Tips Part 1: Event Coverage of ICT4D WEBINAR

The Rise of Platforms for Data Collection & Analysis: Making the Right Choice “Development should not only increase the supply of food, medicine or classrooms. It must also bring about long-term change that enables the emotional and cultural fulfillment that all people deserve.” Rabbi Guy Izhak Austrian Today, big data plays …