“Data! Data! Data!” in the TLS Online

In a new essay for the TLS, Dusenbury notes the meteoric rise of the term ‘data’ in the 1890s, & suggests that the figure of Sherlock Holmes can be read as a precursor to IBM’s Watson. Read “Data! Data! Data!” online here.

 

Sunil Amoli Holmes

Sunil Amoli, “Sherlock Holmes”, Watercolour on paper

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