"Raw Data" Is an Oxymoron (Infrastructures)

Category: Engineering
Author: Lisa Gitelman, Geoffrey C. Bowker
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by foolrush   2019-05-29
It’s an epistemology / ontology question, as folks familiar with the humanities would spot in little time. Aka it’s not “data” until something empowers the created metric a meaning.

The map is not the territory.

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