Hello hello hello, the ones of you who have been following this project for a while might remember that back in Februar 2017 (no kidding) I showed a few chapters exclusively to my Patrons. Not it is time to show all of them (so far, I have 12) to the world :). We start by … Continue reading Chapter 1 – Nothing to Hide?
The privatization of government services, data exploitation through companies & states has the potential to cause devastating effects. Marginalised groups are under an even bigger threat when algorithms are trained to find “potential threats”. Aditi Gupta discussed this in our interview at length. Here is a small clip summarizing one of the problems with that. … Continue reading In the light of Cambridge Analytica… 3
This is a crosspost from my Crowdfunding-Campaign The role of social networks in our societies is vast. Sure, it still is, for the user’s, predominantly a way to stay in touch with their friends and acquaintances – for many people, Facebook is the only way to do this. At the same time, it became a … Continue reading In the light of Cambridge Analytica… 2
Crosspost from my Crowdfunding-Page When the Cambridge Analytica / Facebook story broke, it took me a while to react. Neither the fact that they used the data of millions of Facebook users, Facebook breaching their user’s trust, or the sheer purpose for which they used the data was in any way surprising. It was shocking, … Continue reading In the light of Cambridge Analytica … 1