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Computers Know More About You Than Your Spouse

The Power of Data Aggregation

It’s All Part of Your Global Computer Profile

Don’t like the term PROFILING? Well, whether you like it or not, we are all being profiled. 422 more words

David Stelzl

Data protection: Europe might be getting it righter

Data protection law in Europe dates from the mid-1990s, before Google was founded, ten years before anyone invented cloud storage, and when most personal data was stored on paper, or in isolated mainframes. 860 more words


How Polaris Big Data Approach solves Market and Reference Data Challenges

In the current financial industry,

  • Market Data provides pricing and trade-related data for any financial instrument reported by a stock exchange. This data is the key window for traders and investors to know the latest price and also helps in historical trends for instruments such as equities, fixed-income products, derivatives and currencies…
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Data aggregation: how it can break privacy

What do you consider to be personal identifiers?

For most, we think first of our name, but entering that into a search engine shows that even uncommon names appear quite widespread. 800 more words


Privacy policies: how they do not protect us

No sooner had a second batch of stolen data from the Ashley Madison site hit the media, than Spotify fluffed its new privacy policy, resulting in its CEO publishing… 1,679 more words


Ashley Madison, the press and data protection

For those whose affairs were not exposed to the world by the recent data theft from the Ashley Madison site, curb your schadenfreude and moral superiority. 1,013 more words