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Stop Saying ‘Data is the New Oil’

Why the Catchphrase of The Fourth Industrial Revolution May Be a Misnomer

Francis Adrian Viernes
Sep 15 · 3 min read
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THE ORIGINS OF THE CATCHPHRASE

The phrase “Data is the new oil” was coined by Clive Humby, a British mathematician in 2006. Since then, a lot of other people have used…