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Make Me a Match: Christian Rudder's Dataclysm

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If the Internet is one giant experiment, are we all just lab rats? “I prefer the analogy of a glass-bottomed boat,” Rudder said.

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Math jokes

Nothing like some good math humor.

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A Great Date that May Likely Go Nowhere

Rusty messaged me early in October on OKCupid and got straight to the point, “Would you want to meet up for drinks sometimes?” ‘Why, yes.”  Despite receiving several messages from my profile, none of them got beyond 1-2 messages.  421 more words

Love And Relationships

Woman*

I didn’t realize I was more than one woman, that’s pretty impressive.

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No shit

Yeah no shit, Sherlock. That’s what people do when they get a message.

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Icebreaker fail

That’s really the best icebreaker you could come up with?

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The Fantasies of Big Data and True Knowledge

One of my favorite writers on social media, photography, and surveillance, Nathan Jurgenson, has a fantastic essay unmasking the rhetoric and logic of Big Data. 133 more words

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