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Some Truth About 'Big Data', Agnostic Storytelling & Journalism

Some Truth About 'Big Data', Agnostic Storytelling & Journalism | Homo Numericus Bis | Scoop.it
A couple weeks back I gave a talk at the USC Annenberg Innovation Lab on
how to use data and the stories behind the data to build intelligence and
sustain markets.

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A Data Scientist's Real Job: Storytelling

A Data Scientist's Real Job: Storytelling | Homo Numericus Bis | Scoop.it
Crunching numbers is only half the battle.

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Pierre Levy's curator insight, March 28, 2013 10:52 AM

Using Big Data successfully requires human translation and context whether it's for your staff or the people your organization is trying to reach. Without a human frame, like photos or words that make emotion salient, data will only confuse, and certainly won't lead to smart organizational behavior.

Data gives you the what, but humans know the why.