Big Data Means Big Business: Find Out How It Affects You

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Category: Politics / Aug 20, 2013 3:51PM EDT

‘Big Data’ is a collection of the small traces of information we leave behind online every day and some of the largest U.S. companies and government agencies are collecting and analyzing this data without your permission. Google, Facebook, invisible third-party data collectors, even the US government are taking part in ‘Big Data’ collection.‘Big Data’ is a collection of the small traces of information we leave behind online every day and some of the largest U.S. companies and government agencies are collecting and analyzing this data without your permission. Google, Facebook, invisible third-party data collectors, even the US government are taking part in ‘Big Data’ collection.