These are links to data related news articles, opinion pieces and resources that I have found interesting. Expect a mix of advice, business and market sentiment, data companies or data related ideas.
Let us know if any of the links are broken or expire and we will tidy them away.
- Datakind. Get involved with data in the service of humanity
- Charlie app. Gives you data about the people you are about to meet
- Fascinating PDF showing populations attitude toward their data privacy issues, the state and companies use of their data
- Economist piece on how predictive modelling and algorithms are changing our lives
- Open Data Institute article on where to find open data
- Watching and listening to you at work ... all the time?
- Social Sensor Technology Manufacturer
- Fujitsu and their new range of sensor technology
- Guardian story on an employee being fired for not wanting her private life to be monitored
- Fitbit aims to stop you slacking at work. Stock price soars
- Data Science Central
- Good piece recommending free resources that you can use to learn to become a data scientist
- Good advice on how to build a data science team
- A platform idea around IOT. A Hub of all Things
- Global map and DB to record free food and harvests. Excellent!
- Article about an English company collecting atmospheric data from smart phones (including mine). Check it out.
- What consumers and customers think of you collecting their data. They don’t trust you
- Fascinating article by the World Bank on the data revolution