Big Data Politics / by Catherine Van Holder

If there's anything you read today, it should be this.. #seriously #BigData #Politics

"But what could happen, Kosinski asked himself, if someone misused his search engine in order to manipulate people? His scientific work began to come with warnings: these prediction techniques could be used in ways that “pose a threat to an individual’s well-being, freedom, or even life.” But no one seemed to understand what he meant.