Future Learn, the MOOC consortium, is offering a free 4-week online course (3 hours per week) entitled “Understanding the General Data Protection Regulation“. The course has been developed by the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. Continue reading
Following on from my post on big data last week, here is a slightly worrying short TEDTalk about our online activities, electronic ‘tattoos’ and privacy. In particular, I personally was amazed about the facial recognition technologies mentioned.
Since data protection and privacy are hot topics at the moment (see, for example, yesterday’s article in the New York Times), I thought you might like this…