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Some of our recent writing:
Have you ever been reading a newspaper and noticed a stranger reading it over your shoulder? Reading the news online is like having Google, Facebook, or Twitter do the same thing. Known as ...
When we think about surveillance, we tend to forget that many of our normal daily activities, like reading the news online, are recorded and collected for commercial purposes. This is often...
Trackography shows that hundreds of companies track our online activity when we read the news online. But how do these companies handle our data? This post examines the privacy policies of ...
Many activists and advocacy groups we talk to are not entirely sure why they should care about big data, nor what this means for their community. Even though big data is seen by government ...