Man Vs Big Data: Everyday Data Explained

byStewart CowleyIllustratorJoe Lyward

Paperback | October 19, 2017

Man Vs Big Data: Everyday Data Explained by Stewart Cowley
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Have you ever wondered how to beat the bookies?
How does your computer know you might like this song?
And should you be worried about this?

Everything we do leaves a trail of data behind, from buying something on a credit card, to using a GPS-enabled mobile phone - whether you know it or not, like it or not, Big Data is now a part of modern life. Heralded as the Fourth Industrial Revolution, it is now more crucial than ever to learn about how data is affecting the way we live. Exploring the numerous ways in which ‘Big Data' has, sometimes imperceptibly, infiltrated our lives, this accessible and informative book looks at one of the most important subjects facing us today, and helps you get to grips with what that means for you. With quirky, humorous illustrations this important book distills the complexities of the most absorbing statistics and data of modern life, showing us how understanding a little more can help improve your life.
Title:Man Vs Big Data: Everyday Data ExplainedFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:224 pages, 7.75 X 5 X 0.5 inShipping dimensions:224 pages, 7.75 X 5 X 0.5 inPublished:October 19, 2017Publisher:Aurum PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1781316694

ISBN - 13:9781781316696

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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