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Once upon a time in a land not so far away . . .

A magical crop grown by peasants but exploited by an evil king in a medieval fairytale land of castles and dragons – probably not...

Democracy disrupted: We need a new politics that’s open source and crowd sourced

Sometimes we see disruption coming and sometimes it comes straight out of left field. Innovation and opportunity usually create the conditions for it to...

Integrity not for sale: Qiy Foundation’s vision for a new internet

As ambitions go, they don’t come much bolder than a plan to create a whole new internet. That is the aim of the Qiy...

From shoe repair to digital identity — putting online on the High Street

Depending on your point of view the idea of digital disruption can have a polarising effect. It’s a new future of innovation, progress and...

America has lost the world’s trust on personal data . . . so the...

While Silicon Valley might still be tech’s Mount Olympus, there is a vast, multibillion-dollar frontier ahead of us into which America cannot lead us....

Let’s hear it for the bad guys: What the Dark Web can teach us...

Drug dealers, pornographers, gun runners, hackers and cyber criminals — shifty, unreliable and untrustworthy types, right? They certainly don’t feature in many surveys of the most...

Latest articles

Digi.me is working to deliver patient centricity by giving health data to the individual

Patients will be rewarded

One of the biggest challenges across the whole health ecosystem is accessing data. Whether for today’s direct care or unlocking tomorrow’s healthcare innovation, timely...
Time for digital marketing to invite consumers to the party

Time for digital marketing to invite consumers to the party

George Pappachen is an executive who has worked on both sides of the consumer privacy relationship. He was the first Global Chief Privacy Officer...
The Bid/r app lets brands bid for your attention

Paying attention

There’s booming market for apps that let you share your data in return for direct reward and even cash. Bid/r is a bit different...

Me, my health and I

Healthcare is one of the key sectors where personal data innovation can lead to genuinely better outcomes for individuals, providers and governments. Future Agenda,...

Privacy is dead and the password is a zombie (but there’s still hope)

In a distinguished career as a data privacy legal expert, Theodore Claypoole has gone from being a privacy evangelist to something of a self-confessed...