How to Call B.S. on Big Data: A Practical Guide | New Yorker

How to Call B.S. on Big Data: A Practical Guide; ; In The New Yorker/ 2017-06-03.

Occasion

INFO 198/BIOL 106B (callingbullshit.org) – “Calling Bullshit in the Age of Big Data,” a course, University of Washington (Washington State, that is, located in Seattle WA). Instructors:  Jevin West (iinformation), Carl Bergstrom (biology)

Mentions

Referenced

Previously

In The New  Yorker

Stanford researchers discover ‘alarming’ method for phone tracking, fingerprinting through sensor flaws | SFGate

James Temple; Stanford researchers discover ‘alarming’ method for phone tracking, fingerprinting through sensor flaws; In SFGate; 2013-10-13.

Previously filled

Schemes:

  • Accelerometer quirks
  • Microphone & DSP quirks

Courtesy: Hristo Bojinov

Courtesy: Hristo Bojinov