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#bdw12 – Big Data Week – What will I learn?

      Some amazing Big Data facts is what you will learn. Twitter There are over 340 million new tweets every day. The entire New York Times over the last half century printed just 2.9 billion words.  More than 8 billion words are added to Twitter every single day. Facebook 250 million photos uploaded, that’s a quarter-billion, and 2.7 billion likes every single day. Over 845 million active monthly users and more than 100 billion connections among all of them. More than half of all North Americans are on Facebook. Google Books Thus far they have managed to digitize somewhere on the order of 4% of every book every published, weighing in at around 2 trillion words.  If we […] Continue Reading

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