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Teens, Tennis, the Taliban, and our Global Citizen Future.
Teens, Tennis, the Taliban, and our Global Citizen Future. 650 433 StJohn Deakins

Watching the US Open Tennis finals last night was to witness a change in epoch. Two teenage girls played sublime tennis to break through on one of the world’s biggest…

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Privacy, Personalisation, Choice, and the Jingle-Jangle Fallacy.
Privacy, Personalisation, Choice, and the Jingle-Jangle Fallacy. 1280 1280 StJohn Deakins

We get very confused about the word ‘Privacy’. The problem is that the word privacy can mean two very different things – there’s our everyday real life definition of privacy,…

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Mozilla spotlights CitizenMe as leading the way in building ’empowered data’
Mozilla spotlights CitizenMe as leading the way in building ’empowered data’ 720 405 StJohn Deakins

We are delighted to have been cited as a leader in the data space by Mozilla in their report into alternative futures for ethical data governance.

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What is Digital Citizenship?
What is Digital Citizenship? 2400 1597 StJohn Deakins

Digital Citizenship in the Age of Human Data “Where are you from?” It’s one of the first questions asked when people first meet. The answer is often where we are born,…

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Revealing Your Perfect Career
Revealing Your Perfect Career 1842 1627 StJohn Deakins

New CitizenMe private Insight: Vocational Interests (CVIS) What career best fits you? Most of us have tasks that we enjoy doing, whatever our industry or our job title. The key to…

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Lockdown 2.0: Your Top TV Show Recommendations!
Lockdown 2.0: Your Top TV Show Recommendations! 884 590 Shaun Richards

We’re now a couple of weeks into Lockdown 2.0 across the UK. Many other nations are currently in, or entering, winter (and summer) COVID restrictions too, but there seems to…

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Lockdown 2.0: Your Top Movie Recommendations!
Lockdown 2.0: Your Top Movie Recommendations! 942 628 Shaun Richards

It’s official – the UK is heading into a second national lockdown as of the 5th November 2020! (Yes, that’s tonight!). Many other nations are also in the process of…

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CitizenMe in The Economist
CitizenMe in The Economist 1280 720 StJohn Deakins

It’s been fantastic to see The Economist Schumpeter Column picking up on the potential of the new Personal Data economy in recent months. In September… The column talked about the…

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It’s True ☑️ : Beavers eating cabbage can help reduce your stress!
It’s True ☑️ : Beavers eating cabbage can help reduce your stress! 2240 1260 Ivona Ivanova

After extensive (non!) scientific testing among our wonderful community (yes, that includes you), we can confirm that watching a cute mammal crunching cabbage appears to reduce stress for many people…

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CitizenTrust: Data By The People For The People
CitizenTrust: Data By The People For The People 1920 1080 StJohn Deakins

A Path To Global Direct Democratic Governance Of Our Data: Individual Empowerment With Collective Governance. A Global Digital Citizenry Over three billion humans are now connected to the Internet. At…

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Clash Of The Digital Titans: Apple Takes Trust ‘Premium’
Clash Of The Digital Titans: Apple Takes Trust ‘Premium’ 1262 631 StJohn Deakins

Apple Positions For Privacy And Trust Against Google – But Facebook And AdTech Are The Losers. Last week the digital Titans clashed again – and in the next few months we’ll all have a ringside seat as the impact is revealed.

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The Future of Data is ‘Zero Data’
The Future of Data is ‘Zero Data’ 2600 2006 StJohn Deakins

We are on the cusp of a global transformation: it will be unlocked when billions of people choose to connect their data together with complete trust and for fair value.…

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