Spike Jonze's Her, Big Data

Spike Jonze's new film Her depicts a writer developing a relationship with his computer operating system. Matthew Sweet and Aleks Krotoski look at what it says about the changing relationship between man and machine as the internet of things develops.

Is Big Data the future ? Ian Angell Professor Emeritus at the London School of Economics, historian Tom Holland and Tom Smith discuss our attitude to data past and present.

Producer: Neil Trevithick.

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45 minutes

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Tue 11 Feb 2014 22:00



Her is in cinemas from Friday 14 February, certificate 15.

Images above and right: Joaquin Phoenix in Her, courtesy of Warner Bros. Picture

Big Data

Big Data

Beautiful Science is running at the British Library from 20 February to 26 May 2014.

Gallery: Images from the Beautiful Science exhibition

Image: Martin Krzywinski, Circles of Life, 2013 (© Martin Krzywinski)


Role Contributor
PresenterMatthew Sweet
Interviewed GuestAleks Krotoski
Interviewed GuestIan Angell
Interviewed GuestTom Holland
ActorTom Smith
ProducerNeil Trevithick

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