Facebook - The Biggest Social Experiment On The Planet

planet Read my blog post in Danish for Mandag Morgen, on how Facebook's data can contribute to science, by offering the most data ever recorded, new knowledge is found, and the potential is tremendous. Facebook has its own Data Science Team that are looking for patterns in the massive amounts of data the hold. The team helps with new insights, but in the end they have to make money, and when holding the world in their hands, they can actually manipulate our behaviour - because as a social species, in a group, we are predictable. Read the entire post (in Danish)