Blog 5

More efficient by sharing

After listening the podcast, I think April’s points are more acceptable for me. She said that sharing economy and collaborative consumption were more efficient on resource consuming. I agree with her on this point, as I find that usually people consume more than demand, and the difference here will be the waste. It is true … Continue reading

Scary Consequences of Data Mining
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Scary Consequences of Data Mining

Most people are aware that companies collect personal information about consumers for business purposes, such as marketing. Data is collected by observing consumers, tracking credit card purchases, tracking purchases with rewards or loyalty cards, and monitoring everything that happens online. I have never cared that data is being collected about me because I have “nothing … Continue reading