The Paradox of Big Data… or Why Data is Misery

We’ve heard it shouted from every rooftop recently– big data is the next big thing, we’re a data-driven company, data underlies everything we do…. So here’s a paradoxical, even heretical thought: Data is misery. Why? Consider this. We are all becoming adherents of the data-driven life and the quantified self movement. Arguments not backed by data just do not cut it, whether it is a business meeting, or a casual…

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A view from the Box

This is a space for us to crayon our thoughts, our points of view. On data. On analytics. On whats the latest. On whats coming your way. On how its going to change your life in maybe small, in maybe significant ways. In all possible aspects. The enterprise view. The consumer view. So stay tuned.