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What Stays in Vegas: The World of Personal Data, Lifeblood of Big Business and the End of Privacy as We Know It Paperback – 10 May 2016

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  • Paperback: 336 pages
  • Publisher: PublicAffairs; 1 edition (10 May 2016)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1610396391
  • ISBN-13: 978-1610396394
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 2.5 x 22.9 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 408 g
  • Customer Reviews: 3.6 out of 5 stars21 customer ratings

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"An engrossing, story-packed takedown of the data industry...What Stays in Vegas offers a narrative that transforms Big Data from spreadsheet-dull to a racy read people will pay attention to."-Financial Times

About the Author

Adam Tanner writes about the business of personal data. He is a fellow at the Institute for Quantitative Social Science at Harvard University and was previously a Nieman fellow there. Tanner has worked for Reuters News Agency as Balkans bureau chief (based in Belgrade, Serbia), as well as San Francisco bureau chief, and has had previous postings in Berlin, Moscow, and Washington, DC. He also contributes to Forbes and other magazines.

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4.0 out of 5 stars I found this to be a most enlightening book and ...
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4.0 out of 5 stars The well-known tale of quants taking over Caesars gets a fresh, inviting look here
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4.0 out of 5 stars It's not your personal business anymore.... and it darned sure isn't staying in Vegas!
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3.0 out of 5 stars Beyond Vegas.
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4.0 out of 5 stars This is all about one companies amazing use of big data
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5.0 out of 5 stars Surprisingly entertaining, well researched, and engaging to the very end...
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5.0 out of 5 stars Timely and well written
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5.0 out of 5 stars Spooked Me Out - Don't Read If Feeling Paranoid !!
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5.0 out of 5 stars Good book, easy read
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4.0 out of 5 stars A good definition of the many pieces of information about us
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1.0 out of 5 stars Boring
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