The Joy Of Data
HD / 1 x 60'
Wingspan Productions for BBC Four
For mathematician Hannah Fry the joy of data is all about spotting patterns. This new high-tech romp reveals exactly what data is and how it is captured, stored, shared and made sense of. In this episode we discover the story of the engineers of the data age, people most of us have never heard of despite the fact that they brought about a technological and philosophical revolution. Fry explores the role of data in the modern age, and how it impacts the relationships we have with our technological devices.