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Symposium

Big data: big data for social science research

by Mark Birkin

The Internet of Things (IoT) is being held back by divergent approaches that result in data silos, high costs, investment risks and reduced market opportunities. The aim is to evolve the web from a web of pages to a "Web of Things." ...


Symposium

Big Data and the Attention Economy: Big Data (Ubiquity symposium)

by Bernardo A. Huberman

The Internet of Things (IoT) is being held back by divergent approaches that result in data silos, high costs, investment risks and reduced market opportunities. The aim is to evolve the web from a web of pages to a "Web of Things." ...



Symposium

Big Data, Digitization, and Social Change: Big Data (Ubiquity symposium)

December 2017
by Jeffrey Johnson, Peter Denning, David Sousa-Rodrigues, Kemal A. Delic

The Internet of Things (IoT) is being held back by divergent approaches that result in data silos, high costs, investment risks and reduced market opportunities. The aim is to evolve the web from a web of pages to a "Web of Things." ...


Interview

The changing culture of computer science: an interview with Marianne Winslett

November 2017
Interviewed by Richard T. Snodgrass

The Internet of Things (IoT) is being held back by divergent approaches that result in data silos, high costs, investment risks and reduced market opportunities. The aim is to evolve the web from a web of pages to a "Web of Things." ...