Big data makes heroes of thieves, says Dr Mahathir

Former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad says big data is being used like traditional ‘pukau’ charms, so that even bad politicians can drum up support. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, June 8, 2020.

EVEN thieves can be heroes by using analysis provided by big data, said former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

In a blog post today, Dr Mahathir said big data was like the traditional charms or “pukau”.

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  • Dr M, so whatever u can to save the country. The new govt has serious credibility deficit to march the country forward. We know u r not a simple person, very difficult to anticipate or predict your action and purpose. For goodness sake, don't let the thieves and associates run the country again.

    Posted 4 months ago by James Wong

  • Anwar has no guts to speak like you Tun so get your 'guns' turned on to get back the power which was robbed from your premiership.

    Posted 4 months ago by Swaminaidu Venkatasamy

  • Better to contribute ideas instead of commenting and arguing all the time. Agong wants to unite country so ALL shud support. 94yrs old shud give others a chance afterall he already so rich including his children so just sit back and contribute ideas

    Posted 4 months ago by Jos Koh