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The Great Firewall of Brussels

by Jay Heiser  |  October 6, 2015

Visiting Beijing last week, I found a surprisingly modern and comfortable city, but I was frustrated that I couldn’t Facebook my experiences in real time, because the government blocks access...

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Privacy is a Right, Not a Transaction

by Richard Hunter  |  January 28, 2015

Privacy is not a commercial commodity.  It’s a fundamental human right.  A fundamental human right by definition can’t be bought or sold. These comments are inspired by a post written...

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Sony Sued For Losing Unprotectable Data

by Jay Heiser  |  December 18, 2014

The gist of a new lawsuit against Sony is that by failing to adequately protect social security numbers, they have doomed former employees to a lifetime of credit fraud. "The class-action...

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The Call for Humanism in Technology

by Hank Barnes  |  October 14, 2014

I just got back from Gartner's U.S. Symposium in Orlando.  It was a great week, meeting with lots of technology providers of all ages and sizes.   As always, I...

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You’ve Got Questions, I’ve Got Answers

by Heidi Wachs  |  September 8, 2014

We’re deep into Gartner conference season. First came Catalyst where I spoke with many of you about your Information Classification and Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) efforts. We talked about...

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Google, EU Privacy ruling and Privacy

by Andrew Walls  |  May 19, 2014

Last week quite a number of headlines were generated by a court ruling concerning the responsibility of a search engine provider to filter search hits that conflict with an individual's...

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Smart Citizen Need to trust the Internet of Things in Smart Cities

by Bettina Tratz  |  November 28, 2013

Don’t you sometimes wish you had services that would be tailored to your specific needs for a very specific situation? Just think about how people live in communities and cities,...

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Big P Privacy in the Era of Small Things

by Ian Glazer  |  November 14, 2013

Recently, I was asked to give a talk about privacy challenges of the Internet of Things. A couple of years ago, I did some research on data labeling techniques that...

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Data Privacy, Security and Data-Driven Marketing Under Fire

by Jake Sorofman  |  October 7, 2013

It’s for no particular reason that my last few posts have been somewhat ominous in tone, hinting at the rise of the machines and a world where all that’s knowable...

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