Avoiding the Privacy Apocalypse

Avoiding the Privacy Apocalypse

In a brave and powerful presentation on data privacy delivered into the lion's den of Google, Simon Davies and Gus Hosein of Privacy International share their thoughts on data privacy violations around the World, and how in many cases western technology is enabling some very suspect practices. You can view the video presentation on YouTube's "Google Tech Talk" channel here:

Avoiding the Privacy Apocalypse

Despite delivering the presentation at Google, they still attack Google's GMail application for mail content scanning (for which reason I've always refused to use it) towards the end of the presentation, which I think is very admirable of them. To learn more about Privacy International, you can visit their website here:

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John Collins

I have been writing about web technology and software development since 2001. I am the developer of the Alpha Framework for PHP, and the five.today personal productivity app. I love open source, technology, and economics.

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