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Data Mining Reveals How Social Coding Succeeds (And Fails)- 4 September 2014

4 September 2014- MIT Technology Review Data Mining Reveals How Social Coding Succeeds (And Fails)

Cell-Phone Data Might Help Predict Ebola’s Spread- 22 August 2014

22 August 2014- MIT Technology Review Cell-Phone Data Might Help Predict Ebola’s Spread

Community Health says data stolen in cyber attack from China-18 August 2014

18 August 2014- Reuters Community Health says data stolen in cyber attack from China

Google Maps has been keeping track of every single move you make- 15 August 2014

15 August 2014- The Examiner Google Maps has been keeping track of every single move you make

How Yahoo Research Labs Studies Culture as a Formal Computational Concept- 1 August 2014

1 August 2014- MIT Technology Review How Yahoo Research Labs Studies Culture as a Formal Computational Concept

Meet the Online Tracking Device That is Virtually Impossible to Block- 21 July 2014

21 July 2014- Propublica Meet the Online Tracking Device That is Virtually Impossible to Block

Google to be sued over ‘snooping’- 30 June 2014

30 June 2014- BBC Google to be sued over ‘snooping’

Hackers Exploited Heartbleed Bug to Steal 4.5 Million Patient Records- August 19 2014

August 19 2014- SecurityWeek Hackers Exploited Heartbleed Bug to Steal 4.5 Million Patient Records: Report

Can big data predict the next cyber attack?- 12 May 2014

12 May 2014- Jerusalem Post Can big data predict the next cyber attack?

White House big-data panel wants privacy protections, ignores NSA debate- 1 May 2014

1 May 2014- Computer World White House big-data panel wants privacy protections, ignores NSA debate

How One Woman Hid Her Pregnancy From Big Data- 26 April 2014

26 April 2014- Mashable How One Woman Hid Her Pregnancy From Big Data

Big data: are we making a big mistake?- 28 March 2014

28 March 2014- FT.com Big data: are we making a big mistake?

How Big Data Could Help the U.S. Predict the Next Snowden – February 12, 2014

2/12/2014 – Defense One How Big Data Could Help the U.S. Predict the Next Snowden

No Morsel Too Minuscule for All-Consuming N.S.A – November 2, 2013

11/2/2013 – New York Times No Morsel Too Minuscule for All-Consuming N.S.A

Infographic: Finding Big Benefits in Big Data – July 2, 2013

July 2, 2013 – Trustwave Infographic: Finding Big Benefits in Big Data

How Target Figured Out A Teen Girl Was Pregnant Before Her Father Did – February 16, 2012

2/16/2012 – Forbes How Target Figured Out A Teen Girl Was Pregnant Before Her Father Did

As Data Overflows Online, Researchers Grapple With Ethics – 12 August 2014

12 August 2014 by Vindu Goel – “The New York Times” As Data Overflows Online, Researchers Grapple With Ethics. Scholars are grappling with the ethical implications of using big data collected by corporations in order to conduct social science research. … Continue reading

The Internet of Things – A Cause for Concern?

Bruce Schneier, the Chief Technology Officer of Co3 Systems and well-known security blogger, offers his two-cents on modern day security concerns for today’s interconnected world of computers. His article raises a lot of good questions and identifies some of the key … Continue reading