OneZero
Published in

OneZero

How Data Hoarding Is the New Threat to Privacy and Climate Change

Big Tech needs to get better at energy efficiency

Photo: Sergii Iaremenko/Science Photo Library/Getty Images

AsAs machine learning and other data-intensive algorithms proliferate, more organizations are hoarding data in hopes of alchemizing it into something valuable. From spy agencies to network infrastructure providers, data collection is part and parcel of the digital economy…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Tyler Elliot Bettilyon

Tyler Elliot Bettilyon

A curious human on a quest to watch the world learn. I teach computer programming and write about software’s overlap with society and politics. www.tebs-lab.com