Month: August 2019

Just words

Sometimes all it takes is a couple of words to open up whole new perspectives.

Big Data and the reassembly of reality II

I’ve been eyeing the reality horizon for some time new, wondering when the realities we live in will intersect the realities we construct. Of course this dichotomy has existed since humans began reflecting on our relationship with our surroundings –…

Big Data and the reassembly of reality I

  Data is not much more than snapshots of something we want to understand taken through a familiar lens. Of course this presupposes a few conditions: that we’ve identified a relationship we want to explore, and that the data we…

Big Data and the assembly of reality

The delight in systems thinking is that it provides novel opportunities to observe interactions that would not be revealed in reductionist evaluation of data targeted at a specific hypothesis.