Live notes from “The Data That Turned the World Upside Down”

Here is the link to the article: https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/how-our-likes-helped-trump-win — Ok, psychometrics is a thing, it is data-driven psychology. It focusses on measuring psychological traits such as personality. Personality specifically is broken down into five personality traits known as “the big Five” or OCEAN, these are: openness (how open you are to new…

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Live notes from “Principles of innovation in action”

Here is the link, page 105-115: https://www.nesta.org.uk/sites/default/files/innovation_in_international_development_v7.pdf — What does UNICEF mean when it says innovations and specifically what does the head of their Innovation Unit, Chris Fabian, mean by the word innovation, in context of UNICEF? Well it, among many others I am sure, means these three things: Planning Agile. How…

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Live notes from “How tech sector can stop ebola”

Here is the link to the article: https://techcrunch.com/2014/10/29/tech-ebola/ —- Heres the situation in western African countries affected by Ebola. Establishing reliable telecommunication networks is the key to effectively conduct many relief efforts. There is basic text and voice capabilities that the telecom infrastructure can support. Effective channels of communication between government, ebola effected…

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