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About Timandra Harkness

A writer, comedian and broadcaster, Timandra has been performing on scientific, mathematical and statistical topics since the latter days of the 20th Century. She has written about travel for the Sunday Times, motoring for the Telegraph, science & technology for WIRED, BBC Focus Magazine and Men's Health Magazine, and is a regular on BBC Radio, and resident reporter on social psychology series The Human Zoo. Timandra also writes and presents documentaries and BBC Radio 4's FutureProofing series, and is currently writing a new comedy show about Big Data. In her spare time she is studying for an Open University degree in Mathematics & Statistics.

Guest Post: Big Data – Does Size Matter? by Timandra Harkness

| Posted in Connected Data, Data Science

This evening, writer, comedian and data expert Timandra Harkness launches her book – Big Data – Does Size Matter, complete with a special mention of a certain Black Swan on page 23! A long time friend of Black Swan, Timandra has written this guest post for our blog to celebrate. If you are interested in buying the book, make sure you read right to the bottom for a special discount code.

A writer, comedian and broadcaster, Timandra has been performing on scientific, mathematical and statistical topics since the latter days of the 20th Century. She has written about travel for the Sunday Times, motoring for the Telegraph, science & technology for WIRED, BBC Focus Magazine and Men’s Health Magazine, and is a regular on BBC Radio, and resident reporter on social psychology series The Human Zoo. Timandra also writes and presents documentaries and BBC Radio 4’s FutureProofing series, and is currently writing a new comedy show about Big Data. In her spare time she is studying for an Open University degree in Mathematics & Statistics.
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