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Journal Entries By: Alex

Part 2: The Policy of Privacy has been Updated

Alex writes about Tech

In this follow-up to last week's post, Alex investigates what online platforms know about him and explores the question of why data protection laws are necessary.

Part 1: The Policy of Privacy has been Updated

Alex writes about Tech

Against the backdrop of data breaches, social manipulation, and an ubiquitous internet of things, it is more important now than ever that internet users become conscious of their digital privacy. We all love the services we use for "free?" But what do these services truly cost? In this two-part series I examine this question and GDPR—the EU's answer to online privacy rights.