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Top Stories: June 11-15, 2012

Top Stories: June 11-15, 2012

The future of desktops, ethics and big data, narrative vs spreadsheets.

This week on O'Reilly: Josh Marinacci predicted that 90% of computer users will rely on mobile, but 10% will still need desktops; the authors of "Ethics of Big Data" explored data's trickiest issues; and Narrative Science CTO Kris Hammond discussed narrative's role in data analytics.

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A reduced but important future for desktop computing

A reduced but important future for desktop computing

Josh Marinacci: 90% will rely on mobile, but 10% will still need desktops.

OSCON speaker Josh Marinacci sees a future where most people rely on mobile devices to handle their computing needs, but a select and small group of power users will continue to use desktop machines.

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