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Everybody lies : big data, new data, and what the Internet can tell us about who we really are / Seth Stephens-Davidowitz.

Stephens-Davidowitz, Seth, author. (Author).
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  • 6 of 12 copies available at NC Cardinal.

Current holds

5 current holds with 12 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
South Buncombe/Skyland Library 302.231 STE (Text) 0020511454249 Adult New Nonfiction Checked out 11/11/2017
Statesville Main Library 302.231 STE (Text) 33114017940743 Adult Nonfiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780062390851
  • ISBN: 0062390856
  • Physical Description: xi, 338 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Dey St., an imprint of William Morrow, [2017].

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-318) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Part I: Data, big and small. Your faulty gut --Part II: The powers of big data. Was Freud right? --Data reimagined --Digital truth serum --Zooming in --All the world's a lab --Part III: Big data: handle with care. Big data, big schmata? What it cannot do --Mo data, mo problems? What we shouldn't do --Conclusion: how many people finish books.
Summary, etc.: A former Google data scientist presents an insider's look at what the vast, instantly available amounts of information from the Internet can reveal about human civilization and society.
Subject: Data mining > Social aspects.
Big data > Social aspects.
Internet > Social aspects.

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