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Maneesh Juneja: The potential health data marketplace - YouTube

The potential health data marketplace Watch the interview with digital health futurist Maneesh Juneja - See more at: http://www.nesta.org.uk/event/data-healt...
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Flaw Found in Key Method for Protecting Data on the Internet

Flaw Found in Key Method for Protecting Data on the Internet | Personal data | Scoop.it
The tiny padlock next to web addresses that promised to protect sensitive information is broken, a team of security researchers has discovered. Experts are examining how best to secure their users’ confidential data.
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Poll: Tech Companies Encroach Too Much on Personal Data - Fox Business

Poll: Tech Companies Encroach Too Much on Personal Data - Fox Business | Personal data | Scoop.it
Poll: Tech Companies Encroach Too Much on Personal Data Fox Business The personal data gathering abilities of Google, Facebook and other tech companies has sparked growing unease among Americans, with a majority worried that Internet companies are...
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Here's Who's Gathering Your Personal Info (and What You Can Do About It) | TIME

Here's Who's Gathering Your Personal Info (and What You Can Do About It) | TIME | Personal data | Scoop.it
A wealth of information exists in commercial databases detailing who you are, what you buy and where you go. While amassing information about people in order to better market to them isn’t new, today it’s a multibillion-dollar industry because of the sheer volume of data available.
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Don't get tied to $8

Don't get tied to $8 | Personal data | Scoop.it
We were recently covered, in MIT Tech Review, by well-respected tech journalist, and IT editor, Tom Simonite. Tom and I spoke on the phone the week earlier, and I walked him through our company’s...
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Startup Datacoup Will Pay You $8 a Month If Your Feed It Data from Facebook, Twitter, and Your Credit Card | MIT Technology Review

Startup Datacoup Will Pay You $8 a Month If Your Feed It Data from Facebook, Twitter, and Your Credit Card | MIT Technology Review | Personal data | Scoop.it
Would you let a startup track your social media accounts and credit-card transactions in exchange for cash?
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Your Data Is Yours, But Can You Take It Back?

Your Data Is Yours, But Can You Take It Back? | Personal data | Scoop.it
Companies and governments mine everything we put online for profit and information. We can take back control.
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Q&A with Jules Polonetsky, executive director and co-chair, Future of Privacy Forum | JWT Intelligence

Q&A with Jules Polonetsky, executive director and co-chair, Future of Privacy Forum | JWT Intelligence | Personal data | Scoop.it
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Personal Autonomy Is Evaporating. Should We Care? | Mind Matters | Big Think

Personal Autonomy Is Evaporating. Should We Care? | Mind Matters | Big Think | Personal data | Scoop.it
Once upon a time, a car was an industrial machine you climbed in and drove around. Today, it's also a tracking and nudging machine that second-guesses you for your own good.
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OfficeMax sends $10 coupon addressed to father of ‘daughter killed in car crash’ | The Raw Story

OfficeMax sends $10 coupon addressed to father of ‘daughter killed in car crash’ | The Raw Story | Personal data | Scoop.it
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The primary NSA issue isn't privacy, it's authority

The primary NSA issue isn't privacy, it's authority | Personal data | Scoop.it
Jeff Jarvis: At heart, the NSA debate is about what the government is allowed to do with what it knows and who is overseeing it
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Heartbleed: The Passwords You Need to Change | Thoughts and Opinions from 50,000 feet

Heartbleed: The Passwords You Need to Change | Thoughts and Opinions from 50,000 feet | Personal data | Scoop.it
Now you have the wake-up call. CHANGE THESE PASSWORDS NOW!!! The Heartbleed Hit List: The Passwords You Need to Change Right Now. And why pay attention? Do you brush your teeth? Do you bathe - occasionally? Do you say please and thank you? That s why.

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Mobile is hitting the nuclear reset button - Digiday

A recent trip to Silicon Valley revealed that, increasingly, innovative startups are mobile at their core -- and none of them rely on advertising revenue.
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If-our-data-is-currency-who-is-the-bank

If-our-data-is-currency-who-is-the-bank | Personal data | Scoop.it
If our data is currency, who's the bank? It's a question that every brand and retailer should be giving serious thought to. Those who don't may soon find themselves on the outside looking in at a data-centric economy that has moved on without them
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Wickr Secures $9 Million To Fund its Privacy-focused Messaging Service

Wickr Secures $9 Million To Fund its Privacy-focused Messaging Service | Personal data | Scoop.it
Investors include Alsop Louie, the Knight Foundation and Juniper Networks.
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Your Car Is Spying on You and Congress Isn't Sure What to Do About It

Your Car Is Spying on You and Congress Isn't Sure What to Do About It | Personal data | Scoop.it
Some lawmakers say cars are getting a little too smart; others see a tax opportunity
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How Verizon and Other Wireless Carriers Are Mining Customer Data | MIT Technology Review

How Verizon and Other Wireless Carriers Are Mining Customer Data | MIT Technology Review | Personal data | Scoop.it
Data that shows where people live, work, and play is being sold to businesses and city planners, as mobile operators seek new sources of revenue.
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From Search Engines to Smartphones, Technology Gets a Privacy Overhaul | MIT Technology Review

From Search Engines to Smartphones, Technology Gets a Privacy Overhaul | MIT Technology Review | Personal data | Scoop.it
Small companies are showing that the technology we rely on can be redesigned to protect our data—and that consumers are interested.
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Why “just use Adblock” should never be a professional answer | Christian Heilmann

Why “just use Adblock” should never be a professional answer | Christian Heilmann | Personal data | Scoop.it
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Privacy isn't selfish...

Privacy isn't selfish... | Personal data | Scoop.it
The importance of privacy is often downplayed. It sometimes seems as though privacy is viewed as something bad, something inherently selfish, something that 'good' people don't need or really want ...
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Using Personal Data for Personalisation - Maintaining a Complete and Trusting Relationship

Using Personal Data for Personalisation - Maintaining a Complete and Trusting Relationship | Personal data | Scoop.it
We’re all individuals and we want relationships to suit our best interests, so shouldn't organisation use data to give us personalised, valued services?
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For users, privacy first on social media

For users, privacy first on social media | Personal data | Scoop.it
A study says people on various social media platforms do not think sharing private details is cool anymore.
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A Short History of Unsavory Tech Snooping: Scientific American

A Short History of Unsavory Tech Snooping: Scientific American | Personal data | Scoop.it
Six egregious instances of technological trust abuse
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