Data Privacy

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StJohn Deakins, CitizenMe: “Citizens should own their data, control when and how they share it, and see the benefits of doing so”
StJohn Deakins, CitizenMe: “Citizens should own their data, control when and how they share it, and see the benefits of doing so” 755 280 Georgie Morgan

With the growing amount of personal and highly sensitive information shared online, it’s as important as ever to establish sophisticated protections in place. One of the most popular tools for…

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‘Zero Data’ leader CitizenMe raises $2m to fund mission to “fix the internet”
‘Zero Data’ leader CitizenMe raises $2m to fund mission to “fix the internet” 898 505 StJohn Deakins

London, UK. 9:00am GMT, 26 October 2021 CitizenMe has announced an investment of $2 million in a round led by the North East Venture Fund (NEVF), supported by the European…

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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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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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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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Your digital reflection is your superpower.
Your New Digital Superpower
Your New Digital Superpower 850 560 StJohn Deakins

You have a new superpower. It’s hidden. It’s yours to claim. It will increasingly describe who we are, not only to others, but more profoundly, to ourselves too. Our memories…

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The Gender ‘Play’ Gap
The Gender ‘Play’ Gap 920 740 Claudia Velilla

With several big sport events around the corner, such as the Olympic Games and Six Nations Rugby, we wanted to explore a topical, recurring and pertinent topic: the gender of…

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Digital Memories (pt4): Understanding Ourselves
Digital Memories (pt4): Understanding Ourselves 3212 2706 StJohn Deakins

In the last three posts we’ve covered a few points. Firstly, we have expanded on why personal data is like a memory. Secondly, we have seen that whenever we choose…

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It’s not you, it’s me: Changing Generational Attitudes Towards Valentine’s Day
It’s not you, it’s me: Changing Generational Attitudes Towards Valentine’s Day 2000 615 Claudia Velilla

On the 14th of February of every year, most continents celebrate what we know as ‘Valentine’s Day’. This day is widely celebrated and known to be one of the biggest…

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What does Emotional Intelligence look like?
What does Emotional Intelligence look like? 1280 1280 Claudia Velilla

While a lot of people will have heard of Emotional Intelligence, not many will know how to spot it in themselves and others. To some people the idea is repulsive,…

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What is CitizenMe all about?
What is CitizenMe all about? 2880 1620 Claudia Velilla

This interview clip from Wonk Bridge’s article on ‘Bringing the Power of Data Back to the People’ focuses on the power of sharing your own personal data. The problem is…

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The Challenge of Defining Personal Data
The Challenge of Defining Personal Data 1920 1162 Claudia Velilla

This interview clip from Wonk Bridge’s article on ‘Bringing the Power of Data Back to the People’ focuses on the current challenges in defining personal data. Is there a problem…

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