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How Africa can benefit from the data revolution
How Africa can benefit from the data revolution 1024 565 Neil Lawrence

My latest post for The Guardian on the data revolution in Africa: Locally-driven data projects across the continent can enable the infrastructure to bring about economic change The UN has…

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The data driven economy will help marketers exploit us
The data driven economy will help marketers exploit us 1024 565 Neil Lawrence

My latest post of The Guardian: The internet of things will improve marketers’ understanding of consumers, enabling them to better advertise products we don’t need The mathematical basis of rational…

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How to prevent creeping artificial intelligence becoming creepy
How to prevent creeping artificial intelligence becoming creepy 1024 565 Neil Lawrence

My latest post for The Guardian on artificial intelligence: With successful AI emerging slowly and almost without us noticing, we must improve the understanding between human and computer. The traditional…

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Let’s learn the rules of the digital road before talking about a web Magna Carta
Let’s learn the rules of the digital road before talking about a web Magna Carta 1024 565 Neil Lawrence

My latest post for The Guardian: Technology is moving so fast we’re only beginning to understand how it will change society. It’s too early to distill our thinking to an…

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Vote for CitizenMe to bring the privacy debate to SXSW
Vote for CitizenMe to bring the privacy debate to SXSW 737 407 StJohn Deakins

We want consumer privacy issues to take centre stage at next year’s SXSW Interactive – but we need your vote to make it happen!   CitizenMe is teaming up with…

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PhoneGap: nearly there – but not quite
PhoneGap: nearly there – but not quite 1280 706 Morten Jensen

A while back I wrote about an internal proof of concept we were doing in order to port our app to Android using PhoneGap. The exercise was time boxed to…

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When going Native is simply too costly
When going Native is simply too costly 1024 566 Morten Jensen

As a small start-up in the privacy and identity space we are coming to the realisation that developing a native mobile app on multiple platforms is not very scalable and…

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“Right to self” – solving the biggest problem of the Internet
“Right to self” – solving the biggest problem of the Internet 601 332 StJohn Deakins

Were he alive today and busy defining matters of self, the philosopher Descartes might have rationally proposed: I’m digital; therefore I am. And who could argue with that? From mobile…

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Welcome
Welcome 800 442 StJohn Deakins

Hi and welcome to the CitizenMe blog! Life is about balance. We all want to use great apps and amazing internet services. Connecting, participating, sharing – who wouldn’t? Simultaneously, we…

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