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Privacy Mozilla and Creative Commons want to reimagine the internet without ads, and they have $100M to do it

Funding online content with small consumer payments rather than intrusive and privacy-compromising ads has for years been a goal for many internet theorists and publishers. “We’re at a point where ...

Privacy Big data analysis reveals staggering extent of gender inequality in creative industries

The term "big data" may bring to mind swaths of private information held by tech companies. But lots of big data is, in fact, visible to all—we just may not think of it as "data". Gender ...

Privacy The Daily Dirt: Getting creative with the new rent laws

A provision of the new law bars the sale of eviction data to private firms, but in small buildings, it may not be difficult for landlords to use publicly available eviction data to figure out a ...

Privacy Four ways blockchain could make the internet safer, fairer and more creative

This type of monitoring has huge implications for the privacy of ordinary people around the world. The digital currency Bitcoin, which surfaced on the internet in 2008, sought to break the ...

Privacy Creative destruction: Using data skills to rethink business cultures

Quite rightly, some are held back by (very valid) concerns about data privacy and security. That’s a fair point, but one that is managed by a practical approach that ensures any personal data ...