Curiosity, Big Data & the Flu, with Naren Ramakrishnan

What can we learn about flu forecasting from Twitter, Open Table and parking lots? A great deal, it seems. Dr. Naren Ramakrishnan, director of Virginia Tech’s Discovery Analytics Center (DAC), makes the case for curiosity and rethinking illness markers. Big data in a whole new light…

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