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Smartphone Sensor Data will be Valuable to Many Researchers, says Siebel Scholar

ARTICLE BY: Steve Lohr

The New York Times

March 22nd 2016

Siebel Scholar Jason Hong (UC Berkeley CS ’04) is an advisor to CrowdSignals, a new company that is trying to build a marketplace for data with financial incentives for people to participate and label their data.

“Navigating the privacy issue may be an uphill battle,” said Jason I. Hong, a computer scientist at Carnegie Mellon University and an adviser. “But this is a really clever idea over all. If it works, we’ll have larger, richer data sets for researchers in universities and corporations.”


Siebel Scholars can connect with Hong by logging into our Community Website.