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Big Data is our generation’s civil rights issue, and we don’t know it

Because it can be used in unintended ways, Big Data is the civil rights issue of our generation. But unlike coarse discrimination such as Redlining, today’s prejudice is surgical, tailored, and as a result hard to regulate.

Tomorrow, serendipity is for the rich

In a feedback-driven world, only the rich can afford to ignore the advice of their digital coaches and take the road less travelled.