Storing data in a DNA strand

With the growth of the mobile internet, connected objects and the quantify environment, current data production is exponential. Looking for new storage technologies In 2011, research workers at the University of South Carolina calculated that the planet produced a zettabyte of data (one thousand billion billion characters) in 2010. According to their forecast, we will create between 300 and 700,000 ZB in 2040. The volume … Continue reading Storing data in a DNA strand

Track your Facebook activity: collect and analyze your own data

Did you ever wonder how a sponsored publication manages to slip into your Facebook feed? And why certain suggestions seem to be so pertinent? Obviously, it’s because Facebook has collected and analyzed your data. But just how is collection and processing carried out? The Chrome Data Selfie browser extension shows you the operation of the algorithms that track your Facebook activity and the processing done … Continue reading Track your Facebook activity: collect and analyze your own data