From Sceptical Inquirer, Nov/Dec 2008:
‘Philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein famously said, â€œWhereof one cannot speak, thereof one must be silent.â€ Although Witty meant this is a very specific context, it is good general advice that should have been followed by Wired magazineâ€™s Chris Anderson. On June 23, 2008, Anderson posted an article titled â€œThe End of Theory: The Data Deluge Makes the Scientific Method Obsolete,â€ from which it is perfectly clear that he doesnâ€™t understand a thing about science or the scientific method.’
Access the pdf here (NB. not great quality, but readable).
Read the Wired article here.