Data and Info

Finding information isn’t the same as using information. There is a process of analysis to take raw facts and shape them into a bigger picture. This is done by a human, not a search engine. This is what I hope to teach you today.

English is a living language, people tend to change it. Words get misused and eventually accepted in their new wrong meaning. This has happened in the case of information science language. Our case in point follows.

The term Data and Information are wrongly interchangeable in modern English. Data is raw, unorganized, unprocessed facts. ie.