Posts Tagged ‘legacy’

Destiny: Remembered or Refrigerated?

Posted on: July 1st, 2012 by Geoff Livingston 7 Comments

Caroline Bubbles Silhoette
Image by Major Payn

In the annals of history will people remember us for all of our social updates and conversations?

I wonder if we’re just blowing bubbles into the ether.

After all, we need algorithms and formulas now to sift through the immense amounts of social data we create. If the proliferation of social data necessitates Big Data mining to make sense of it all, how can we possibly remember the average social citizen, much less the A-Listers?

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