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The Crowd & The Cloud - Even Big Data Starts Small, Ep. 1

Even Big Data Starts Small, Ep. 1
20,000 volunteers across the U.S. measure precipitation: when extreme weather hits, emergency managers turn their data into life-saving alerts. Armchair mappers worldwide update information used by first responders after the Nepal earthquake. A new project, EyesOnALZ, enlists the crowd to speed up...
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/Nqcw8LEI-l5n6KBMA_F7Cg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false 20,000 volunteers across the U.S. measure precipitation: when extreme weather hits, emergency managers turn their data into life-saving alerts. Armchair mappers worldwide update information used by first responders after the Nepal earthquake. A new project, EyesOnALZ, enlists the crowd to speed up... /episodes/get/51947 /episode/51947 The Crowd & The Cloud: Even Big Data Starts Small, Ep. 1 /episode-player/51947