Should the Government Censor Internet Content During Riots/Protests?

During riots, protests and times of unrest, governments around the world censor content on the internet. Common victims of such censorship are political blogs, videos and social media websites. This censorship is premised on the assumption that the internet can be used as a tool for furtherance of the unrest. It allows for dissemination¬†of rumours,…

Can Big Data be used to Predict Outcomes of Court Cases?

Studies indicate that outcomes of court cases can be predicted using big data. This area of practice, however, is still nascent. Currently the predictions are unlikely to be completely accurate; but as the practice evolves, it is likely that outcomes of court cases will be predicted with a high degree of certainty. About Big Data…