OkCupid Study Reveals the Perils of Big-Data Science

The OkCupid data release reminds us that the ethical, research, and regulatory communities must work together to find consensus and minimize harm. We must address the conceptual muddles present in big data research. We must reframe the inherent ethical dilemmas in these projects. We must expand educational and outreach efforts. And we must continue to develop policy guidance focused on the unique challenges of big data studies.

https://www.wired.com/2016/05/okcupid-study-reveals-perils-big-data-science/

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