How do we consume data? At TED@SXSWi, technologist JP Rangaswami muses on our relationship to information, and offers a surprising and sharp insight: we treat it like food.
With a background in economics and journalism, JP Rangaswami has been a technology innovator and chief information officer for many leading financial firms. As an advocate for open source and disruptive technologies, Rangaswami has been a leading force in the success of multiple startups, including School of Everything, Salesforce.com and Ribbit. He blogs (unmissably) at http://confusedofcalcutta.com/.
- JP Rangaswami: Information is food (lennyesq.wordpress.com)
- TED: JP Rangaswami: Information is food – JP Rangaswami (2012) (ted.com)
- __information is food (ermiliablog.wordpress.com)