Give it Away – The Million You Never Made

Give it Away – The Million You Never Made

Give It Away Most consumers care about their personal data privacy but don’t know how to: a) take back their data, and b) monetize their data. Not only are governments stepping up regulations to protect consumers, but awareness around the value of personal data is...
Data Privacy – The Canary in the Coal Mine

Data Privacy – The Canary in the Coal Mine

Data Privacy – The Canary in the Coal Mine Some of our subscribers may not know that many birds are far more sensitive to poisonous airborne gases than humans.  For this reason, in the early years of the 20th century, British coal miners carried caged canaries...
Give it Away – The Million You Never Made (Part 3)

Give it Away – The Million You Never Made (Part 3)

In Part 1 of this series, we highlighted that many people didn’t know that their personal digital data was being accumulated and sold. We also detailed how consumer data privacy legislation is going to rattle companies that mine and broker your personal data. In Part...
Give it Away – The Million You Never Made (Part 2)

Give it Away – The Million You Never Made (Part 2)

We’ve all seen online advertisements that match our interests. Many of us have pieced together that websites and apps collect our personal info, determine our interests, and somehow advertise to our interests whenever we’re online. What many people don’t know is that...