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Newsletter from 26 March 2021
Covid-19 has shaken the world, with more than 2.5 million deaths and 115 million cases confirmed. This article collects the best examples of strategies for combating the virus.
Too many groups put digital business ahead of public health: Axios hosted a virtual event on what COVID-19 testing will look like in a post-vaccine world, featuring conversations with Assistant Professor of Epidemiology at Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health Dr. Michael Mina, Johns Hopkins senior scholar Dr. Jennifer Nuzzo, and Director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy at the University of Minnesota Dr. Michael Osterholm.
An EU funded 24-month project developing a service platform that lifts the barriers between different mobility solutions and ecosystems.
Sky Bet, the most popular gambling app in Britain, compiled extensive records about a user, tracking him in ways he never imagined.
Without any doubt, there are so many aspects and different dimensions to Data Ownership. To clarify some of the points, we wrote a paper on personal data ownership. Hopefully, it contributes to the debate.
I’ve been working on a Mobile App, Rita, that gives users data ownership. Rita allows users to collect, view and control their data.