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Very excited to announce our merger with digi.me. Here is my post with their founder Julian Ranger on why it made so much sense for both companies — and how we are catalyzing the personal data ecosystem (...) Read more
Undoubtedly, everyone reside in a time of modern systems and also numerous impressive advancements. Of course, all of us are using our own computer systems together with diverse gizmos on a day by day (...) Read more
7 Steps for Taking Back Control of your Personal Data While we enjoy socializing on the internet, expressing our ideas and arguing with strangers, we always leave traces that are only a quick Google search (...) Read more
Why we are joining forces to tackle empowering people with data By Julian Ranger and Shane Green With today’s announcement of the merger of digi.me and Personal, the personal data ecosystem takes a giant (...) Read more
Prior to the 2017 general election, we look very briefly at the Conservative proposals to introduce and strengthen consumer data protection online, including their manifesto pledge to give young people the (...) Read more
And how to overcome your Facebook addiction. Often I hear people say: “I don’t have much to hide, why would I bother keeping my data safe?”, a lot of companies would agree with you. Data is like gold, 1 MB of (...) Read more
文／謝東憶（台權會實習生／香港城市大學社會學系學生） 在數位時代，與個人有關的資料，無論是姓名、電話、生物特徵、甚至一切與活動有關的資料，不管能否直接認出個人，都是具有商業價值，可被使用和販賣。 在香港，2010年，八達通公司（類似悠遊卡）曾被個人資料私隱專員公署揭露，其出售多達197萬名日日賞客戶在填寫申請表格時的個人資料於多間保險公司做直接促銷，從中賺取4,400萬港元的巨額，而市民卻被蒙在鼓裏。其實，八達通獎賞公司出售個人資料以取得利潤的方式，在香港並非特例。 Read more
En övervakningskamera i hemmet kan fånga tjuvar på bild, men också lämna ut privatlivet till beskådan på nätet. Arkivbild. — FOTO: FREDRIK PERSSON / TT Privatpersoner som har installerat övervakningskameror i (...) Read more
Do you agree to the terms and conditions (T&C)? We’ve all seen this. The super small print of multiple paragraphs with a tiny checkbox at the bottom of the page, that we must accept to be able to use an (...) Read more
Tor protects your privacy Tor Browser is an easy-to-use, portable package of Tor. By downloading and using Tor, you can protect the people who need anonymity, like activists, journalists and bloggers...