Computers, the Internet, and Big Data

. March 1, 2015.
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The Benefits and Dangers Lecture Series takes on the digital era, discussing important issues related to the risks and rewards associated with an online presence. Three lectures run this month: “Security and Privacy Issues of Social Media” on Thursday, March 12, “Big Data and Data Mining” on Thursday, March 19, and finally “Influence on Democracy of Computers, Internet, and Social Media” on Thursday March 26. Thursdays, March 12, 19, 26, 6pm.

$10/per lecture. Rave Cinema, 4100 Carpenter Rd. 734-998-9351. olli-umich.org

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