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The data on my household energy use, the times of local buses, government spending – these are all small data.
Contrary to big data, which puts the information of many into the hands of a few, “small data” puts the information of the few into the hands of the few so they can take advantage of it.
an employment concept in which people are paid for each specific, short-term task that they do and don't have conventional contracts of employment
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a baby or young animal that still drinks milk from its mother
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Definition and synonyms of small data from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.