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Jane Ruffino: The time is nigh for a debate about the future of user-generated content

The Big Data backlash has begun.

27th April, 2014
Jane Ruffino.

The Big Data backlash has begun. Or, at least, we've started sliding from the peak of inflated expectations into what is called the trough of disillusionment, in the Gartner hype cycle, which measures technological enthusiasm and adoption. It's good news, though, since it means we're only two steps away from accepting what is useful about this thing that we call Big Data. And maybe five steps before any member of government understands it.

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