Big data’s power is terrifying. That could be good news for democracy

News

From The Guardian:

A series of terrifying articles suggests that a company called Cambridge Analytica helped to swing both the US election and the EU referendum by mining data from Facebook and using it to predict people’s personalities, then tailoring advertising to their psychological profiles.

https://amp.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/mar/06/big-data-cambridge-analytica-democracy

Related:  A Robot Ear Surgeon Drills Into the Future of Medicine