What do we do with all this big data?
Date posted: July 22, 2015
We are not passive consumers of data and technology. We shape the role it plays in our lives and the way we make meaning from it, but to do that, we have to pay as much attention to how we think as how we code. We have to ask questions, and hard questions, to move past counting things to understanding them.
In this thought provoking TED talk, Susan Etlinger talks about the importance of critical thinking skills when using the large amounts of available data.