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Creating Buildings Out Of Data
An architecture firm is mining troves of info to build better
Twitter Bot Helps Chicago Officials Find Dirty Restaurants
The bot led to 133 restaurant inspections and 21 shutdowns in a 10-month period.
What Can We Learn From Spying On Our Own Metadata?
Why let the NSA have all the fun?
A Concise History Of The NSA’s Online Spying Program PRISM
Crucial to the program? Online tech companies.
Play A Chord And This Database Will Guess Which Comes Next
Hook Theory mined data to see how chords are used, then mapped them.
Quants V. Critics: Who Was Better At Predicting The Oscars?
In our small sample, math models won out slightly over expert critics in predicting Oscar wins in our 10 favorite categories.
Use a Mac? You Probably Want a More Expensive Hotel Reservation
As ever, the cloud knows best