Political parties, candidates turn to big data to win big
Sita W. Dewi and Stefanno Sulaiman
The Jakarta Post
PREMIUM Deep dive: Big data consulting company Drone Emprit founder Ismail Fahmi demonstrates big data crawling at a recent event in Jakarta.(JP/Wendra Ajistyatama)Until a few years ago, political actors relied mainly on surveys and pollsters to measure their electability and capture voters’ aspirations — but things have moved on from there. Today, computer algorithms and big data analysis play a new ...