White House releases interim report on big data and privacy

By Privitar - February 09, 2015

Highlights the potential benefits of Big Data society, alongside the importance of protecting privacy – “The big data and privacy working group concluded that, despite the newness of the field, big data is already saving lives, making the economy and the government work better, and saving taxpayer dollars along the way. Big data will continue to contribute to and shape our society, and the Obama Administration will continue working to ensure that government and civil society strive to harness the power of these technologies while protecting privacy and preventing harmful out- comes.”