Privacy / Security

What’s the future of privacy in a big data world?

24th Jan `14, 07:06 AM in Privacy / Security

Technologies that track data can make life more efficient, but can they go too far? Jeffrey Brown talks…

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Technologies that track data can make life more efficient, but can they go too far? Jeffrey Brown talks to technology and privacy experts Jules Polonetsky and Adam Thierer for more on why corporations should avoid being “creepy” and why it’s important to empower consumers to hold companies and developers to strict standards.

Transcript

JEFFREY BROWN: So how do we weigh the appeal of these devices against their potential to intrude into our lives?

We’re joined by Jules Polonetsky, executive director of the Future of Privacy Forum, a think tank that promotes responsible data practices, and Adam Thierer, senior research fellow with the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.

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