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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 a few months ago by Chris Messina, ex-Google employee, about privacy and Google+ –a post I’ve obviously been thinking about for a while.  In that […]

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Sony says there was no material financial impact from the hack. Really?

by Richard Hunter  |  January 26, 2015

In an announcement titled “Submission of an application for approval of extension of deadline to file the quarterly securities report for the third quarter of the fiscal year ending March 31, 2015” (see the full statement here), Sony Corporation notes that: “… today that it has filed with the Financial Services Agency of Japan (the “FSA”) an […]

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