“We are in the early stages of a 10-year cycle which machine learning is morphing from a lab curiosity to a rich, pervasive technology value-add.” - Phillip Harpur, Technology Analyst.
Over 90% of the data in the world today has been created in the last two years alone. The current output of data is roughly 2.5 quintillion bytes a day. As a whole, 49.8% of the population has an internet connection. On average, the US alone spits out 2,657,700 gigabytes of Internet data every minute.