Tuesday, February 05, 2013

The Philosophy of Data - NYTimes.com

David Brooks begins a quest for data knowledge; check the full column for some of his starting assumptions
"Over the next year, I’m hoping to get a better grip on some of the questions raised by the data revolution: In what situations should we rely on intuitive pattern recognition and in which situations should we ignore intuition and follow the data? What kinds of events are predictable using statistical analysis and what sorts of events are not?"
The Philosophy of Data - NYTimes.com
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