Big Data

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Shafi Goldwasser: “My lecture will be on the tension between utility of big data and the risks it presents to our privacy, fairness and in general the right to be left alone.”

Masses of information is collected every day by governments, companies and agencies. The question of what they hold on you and how best to protect yo(...)

A Google data centre

The world is sinking under a flood of data. Information rolls in from all directions, to be saved in huge data centres where storage discs spin 24-7.(...)

A cancer cell: Systems Biology Ireland is designing new therapeutic approaches based on a systems-level, mechanistic understanding of cellular networks

Once upon a time, biology meant zoology and botany, the study of animals and plants. The invention of the microscope shifted the emphasis to the le(...)