Predicting the Future

Video Description

Data doesn't just show us the past - it can help predict the future. Several new firms harvest massive amounts of open data, trying to anticipate everything from the right ad placement to the next terrorist attack. In this session, we bring together the founders of these firms to discuss the technology�and ethics�of looking into the future.

Table of Contents

  1. Predicting the Future: Anticipating the World with Data 00:45:19

Product Information

  • Title: Predicting the Future
  • Author(s): Drew Conway, Rion Snow, Robert McGrew, Christopher Ahlberg
  • Release date: February 2011
  • Publisher(s): O'Reilly Media, Inc.
  • ISBN: 9781449306342