ITLF: Big data raises questions over privacy, warn experts

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Big data techniques are not only helping companies to better target customers, but also to uncover them from anonymous datasets

The sophistication of information gleaned from "big data" has reached such a level that it is starting to impinge on privacy, warns Menno van Doorn, a director at VINT Research, which is part of th...

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