In its attempts to bring the refugee crisis to heel, the European Commission wants to expand its fingerprint database, introduce facial recognition software, store the information for even longer than before and include minors in the process. EurActiv Germany reports.
This is the second in a two-part series (read Part I here)looking at the ethics of intimate surveillance. In part one, I explained what was meant by the term ‘intimate surveillance’, gave some examples of digital technologies that facilitate intimate surveillance, and looked at what I take to be the major argument in favour of this practice (the argument from autonomy).
You probably think cameras couldn’t get much more convenient than the one built into your smartphone, but Sony has just submitted a patent application for a camera small enough to fit within a contact lens worn directly on the human eyeball. It’s actually not the first time we’ve seen a contact [...]
It has been over four years in the making but the EU Parliament and Council have finally approved the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) after the EU Council of Ministers approved the final text last week.
"None of this is to say we should automatically put all of our trust in Google or that keeping your data to yourself is in any way wrong or irrational. But if you interact digitally at all, you're already bestowing that trust, just in smaller ways"
“Allowing Google to take a more holistic, further-back view of your digital self isn't the same as throwing away privacy”
In other words: as we have accepted it already a little bit, let’s now completely surrender
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