[Irtalk] Ben Wellington: How we found the worst place to park in New York City -- using big data | Talk Video | TED.com

Hilton Gibson hilton.gibson at gmail.com
Mon Mar 2 09:44:45 SAST 2015

City agencies have access to a wealth of data and statistics reflecting
every part of urban life. But as data analyst Ben Wellington suggests in
this entertaining talk, sometimes they just don't know what to do with it.
He shows how a combination of unexpected questions and smart data crunching
can produce strangely useful insights, and shares tips on how to release
large sets of data so that anyone can use them.

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