Why Big Data Is Not Truth

http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/06/01/why-big-data-is-not-truth/

Don’t let the rhetoric fool you, a Microsoft researcher says: Big Data is a human tool, which means it is subject to all kinds of miscollection, misapplication and abuse. While it is being promoted as a kind of data-driven truth, it is not and it poses a threat to privacy.

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