Governing big data

Andrej J. Zwitter*, Amelia Hadfield

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2.5 quintillion bytes of data are created every day through pictures, messages, gps-data, etc. “Big Data” is seen simultaneously as the new Philosophers Stone and Pandora's box: a source of great knowledge and power, but equally, the root of serious problems.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-3
Number of pages3
JournalPolitics and Governance
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1-Jan-2014


  • Big data
  • Privacy
  • Research

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