Big Data

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"Big Data" is a huge buzzword right now. But how do you explain this technological trend in a way that actually makes sense, or matters? This week, in a repeat of our Big Data show, Spark looks at collecting, storing, and processing massive amounts of data, and why we should care.

This episode first aired in May, 2013. For show notes, links, and more information, visit the original episode.

 

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