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Big Data and Thick Data
  • Ahmed Banafa, San Jose State University
Big Data is large and complex unstructured data (images posted on Facebook, email, text messages, GPS signals from mobile phones, tweets and other social media updates.…etc.)

Thick Data is about a complex range of primary and secondary research approaches, including surveys, questionnaires, focus groups, interviews, journals, videos and so on. 
Publication Date
May 5, 2014
Citation Information
Ahmed Banafa. "Big Data and Thick Data" (2014)
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