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Saturday, January 19 • 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Big Data or Big Brother

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Can Facebook predict who will become a criminal? Can we use Twitter to foretell the next election results? Does Target know you're pregnant before you do? What does Big Data truly know and what are the implications of that knowledge?

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Nickie Jamison

Literary Guest
Nickie Jamison wrote her first full-length novel at age 10 – that creative endeavor sparked her desire to begin a writing career. Her stories dabble in and blend many different genres; science fiction, fantasy, romance, erotica, poetry, horror...whatever captures her fancy. Ms... Read More →
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D.J. McGuire

A Jersey musician who fell for a Suffolk writer, DJ has been a cost estimator and project manager on various federal government contracts for over 20 years, which he combines with his love of Sci-fi in his multiple solo albums (such as Starfleet Program Manager, and All's Fair In... Read More →
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Charlie Stayton

Developer and writer, Parlor Games / HCS
Charlie Stayton is a writer and developer of RPG’s and Card games, former owner of a gaming store, and author of short stories for steampunk and sci-fi genre.Charlie has an innate love for all things Geeky. He has authored Adventures and back stories for “Tephra the Steampunk... Read More →

Saturday January 19, 2019 4:00pm - 4:50pm EST
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