Virtual matters

We are entering a period of government by the anonymous who have taken over the intellectual properties of the traditional establishment, including political parties and legacy media.

Science of data contrasted with science

In this blog, I have been discussing a perspective gained from my specific experience working directly with a large amount of diverse data.   When I started that project, I was thinking only of the technical challenges of getting data, preparing it for the data store, and doing something useful with it.   These were…