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The digital citizen: data, legibility, creativity ... and power

The digital citizen: data, legibility, creativity ... and power
The digital citizen: data, legibility, creativity ... and power
In a world where data crunching has the potential to crunch out the individual, how can people respond? Kieron O'Hara discusses the dangers and downfalls of conflating people with data, without a balance in feedback between algorithms and individuals
internet/web technologies, sentiment analysis, data mining, social media, Big Data
88-91
O'Hara, Kieron
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O'Hara, Kieron
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O'Hara, Kieron (2015) The digital citizen: data, legibility, creativity ... and power. IEEE Internet Computing, 19 (2), 88-91. (doi:10.1109/MIC.2015.34).

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In a world where data crunching has the potential to crunch out the individual, how can people respond? Kieron O'Hara discusses the dangers and downfalls of conflating people with data, without a balance in feedback between algorithms and individuals

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Published date: March 2015
Keywords: internet/web technologies, sentiment analysis, data mining, social media, Big Data
Organisations: Web & Internet Science

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Local EPrints ID: 375874
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/375874
PURE UUID: 6353008e-a478-42f3-b8c0-a6883a487b3d
ORCID for Kieron O'Hara: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-9051-4456

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Date deposited: 17 Apr 2015 12:47
Last modified: 21 Apr 2020 00:27

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