Digital Footprint
10.3K views | +4 today
Follow
 
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
onto Digital Footprint
Scoop.it!

The Revolution of the Data Slaves

The Revolution of the Data Slaves | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
Some years ago, when Facebook “only” had 356M users, I remember Marc Zuckerberg saying: “… changing the privacy options of 356M users overnight, that’s not something everybody would do. Well, we de...
Peter Vander Auwera's insight:

New post: "The Revolution of the Data Slaves" http://wp.me/pustL-BT > to celebrate the global launch today 23 June 2014 of Respect Network. Let's take back control of our data  #TakeBackControl Respect Network

more...
No comment yet.
Digital Footprint
Reflections on digital identity in a hyperconnected world
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

When it comes to internet privacy, be very afraid, analyst suggests

When it comes to internet privacy, be very afraid, analyst suggests | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
Cybersecurity expert Bruce Schneier, a fellow with the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, discusses what consumers can do to protect themselves from government and corporate surveillance.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

The promise of managing identity on the blockchain

The promise of managing identity on the blockchain | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
Blockchain, the secure distributed ledger technology first created to track bitcoin ownership, has taken on a number of new roles in recent years tracking..
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

New AI can work out whether you're gay or straight from a photograph

New AI can work out whether you're gay or straight from a photograph | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
An algorithm deduced the sexuality of people on a dating site with up to 91% accuracy, raising tricky ethical questions
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

The Great GDPR MyData Debate - Aurelie Pols - Keynote

The GDPR empowers citizens with several fundamentally new rights. This session will summarise some of those new rights with an exciting keynote and three suppo…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

Has decentralised technology already outdated the GDPR?

Has decentralised technology already outdated the GDPR? | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
Excellent piece by Tom Cox and Andrew Solomon from Kingsley Napley providing an overview of the effects of decentralised blockchain technology on the GDPR. Immutability is “one of the key security…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

Social Experiment Known as Privacy Won't Survive the Future

Social Experiment Known as Privacy Won't Survive the Future | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
Although our exponential march into the world of tomorrow may be a death
march for privacy, what we'll get in return will be much more valuable
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

Ping Identity to underpin UK's Open Banking framework

Ping Identity to underpin UK's Open Banking framework | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
Ping Identity, the identity security company for over half of the Fortune 100, has been selected by Open Banking to provide the identity and acces
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

The Guardian view on privacy: computers gossip | Editorial

The Guardian view on privacy: computers gossip | Editorial | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
Editorial: We need secure digital identities but they must never be allowed to grow too large and powerful
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

How the personal data extraction industry ends

How the personal data extraction industry ends | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
oices that can be heard directly, consciously and personally, rather than mere data flows observed by machines. That direct influence will be far more helpful than anything they’re learning now just by following
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

Digi.me Merges With Personal To Create Global Personal Data Control Powerhouse

Digi.me Merges With Personal To Create Global Personal Data Control Powerhouse | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
LONDON and WASHINGTON, Aug. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Digi.me and Personal are combining forces through a merger, bringing together the leading European and US companies in th
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

Will Privacy Survive the Future?

Will Privacy Survive the Future? | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
Technological progress has radically transformed our concept of privacy. Will privacy survive the future as government regulations try to keep pace?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

How blockchain will finally convert you: Control over your own data

How blockchain will finally convert you: Control over your own data | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
In the past few years, blockchain has developed an unrivaled reputation as the next big thing for the decentralized internet. Startups have absorbed billions of dollars from traditional funding and token sales to develop software and proof-of-concepts that employ blockchain to fix many of the problems that riddle centralized online services.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

Leaked document: EU Presidency calls for massive internet filtering - EDRi

Leaked document: EU Presidency calls for massive internet filtering - EDRi | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
A Council of the European Union document leaked by Statewatch on 30 August reveals that during the summer months, that Estonia (current EU Presidency) has been pushing the other Member States to strengthen indiscriminate internet surveillance, and to follow in the footsteps of China regarding online censorship. Standing firmly behind its belief that filtering the …
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

"We need CustomerTech" says @dsearls

"We need CustomerTech" says @dsearls | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
Imagine if there was no Internet, no World Wide Web, no standard way to do email—and the only way for companies to engage customers was with tools the companies created and managed, with no…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

The age of AI surveillance is here

The age of AI surveillance is here | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
For years we've been recorded in public on security cameras, police bodycams, livestreams, other people's social media posts, and on and on. But even if there's a camera in our face, there's always been a slight assurance that strangers wouldn't really be able to do anything that affects us with the footage. The tim
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

Illinois Partners with Evernym to Launch Birth Registration Pilot

Illinois Partners with Evernym to Launch Birth Registration Pilot | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
August 31, 2017 (Chicago/Salt Lake City) — Today the Illinois Blockchain Initiative announced its partnership with self-sovereign identity solutions leader Evernym, leveraging distributed ledger…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

We need to nationalise Google, Facebook and Amazon. Here’s why | Nick Srnicek

We need to nationalise Google, Facebook and Amazon. Here’s why | Nick Srnicek | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
Monopoly platforms like Google and Facebook will take over the state – unless the state takes them over first, says the author and academic Nick Srnicek
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

Silicon Valley siphons our data like oil. But the deepest drilling has just begun

Silicon Valley siphons our data like oil. But the deepest drilling has just begun | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it

About Corporate Surveillance 2.0 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Peter Vander Auwera
Scoop.it!

Do the Police Need a Search Warrant to Access Cell Phone Location Data? - Schneier on Security

Do the Police Need a Search Warrant to Access Cell Phone Location Data? - Schneier on Security | Digital Footprint | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.