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What's so big about 'Big Data'?

It's revolutionary technology that will fundamentally alter our world
16% (21 votes)
It's one among many important new technologies
19% (26 votes)
It was bound to happen, given today's powerful computers, it's no big surprise
26% (35 votes)
I've heard the term, I think it might be important
7% (9 votes)
Nothing, really, it's just a gimmick
17% (23 votes)
I have no idea
16% (21 votes)
Total votes: 135

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Re: What's so big about 'Big Data'?

Big Data is currently being hyped, but 99% of apps don't require it. Still having the tools available does open new opportunities for new kinds of apps.