Big Data And The Madness Of Crowds

The latest from Prosper Now’s Blog on Forbes.com… In his 1841 book Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds, Charles MacKay wrote of the crowd psychology that drive numerous “National Delusions,” “Peculiar Follies,”...

The Real Big Data Opportunity

The latest from Prosper Now’s Blog on Forbes.com… Prosper Insights & Analytics CEO Gary Drenik shares his thoughts regarding the real opportunity for big data and lets readers in on a little secret. Read it here. Plus we’ve compiled all of his...

Is Big Data Today’s Sock Puppet?

Recently I overheard someone say, “If I get one more email or see another self-serving article or conference extolling all the unbelievable ways digital surveillance (AKA big data) can be used to solve just about every problem known to modern man, I think...