The quantity of information in the world is soaring. Merely keeping up with, and storing new information is difficult enough. Analyzing it, to spot patterns and extract useful information, is harder still. Even so, this data deluge has great potential for good—as long as consumers, companies, and governments make the right choices about when to restrict the flow of data, and when to encourage it. Find out more.
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three areas would improve security and give people more control over their data without the need for intricate regulation that could stifle innovation. After all, the process of learning to cope with the data deluge, and working out how best to tap it, has only just begun. Data, data everywhere Information has gone from scarce to superabundant. That brings huge new benefits, says Kenneth Cukier—but also big headaches WHEN the Sloan Digital Sky Survey started work in 2000, its telescope in New Mexico col