Public and private roles in managing data (Part 3: Evolving roles)

Public and private roles in managing data (Part 3: Evolving roles) Phuah Eng Chye (23 May 2020) Historically, the private sector limited their role in managing personal data. Firms managed employee and customer data in relation to their business. Concerns were triggered when it was perceived firms used the data to coerce employees or when … “Public and private roles in managing data (Part 3: Evolving roles)”

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Public and private roles in managing data (Part 2: Data sharing)

Public and private roles in managing data (Part 2: Data sharing) Phuah Eng Chye (9 May 2020) “This digital Europe should reflect the best of Europe – open, fair, diverse, democratic, and confident. The EU can become a leading role model for a society empowered by data to make better decisions – in business and … “Public and private roles in managing data (Part 2: Data sharing)”

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Public and private roles in managing data (Part 1: Surveillance)

Public and private roles in managing data (Part 1: Surveillance) Phuah Eng Chye (25 April 2020) When it comes to surveillance, who should citizens worry about more, governments or corporations? In earlier decades, it seemed to be the latter. In a review of Sarah Igo’s book The known citizen: A history of privacy in modern … “Public and private roles in managing data (Part 1: Surveillance)”

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Anonymity, opacity and zones

Anonymity, opacity and zones Phuah Eng Chye (11 April 2020) In a transparency paradigm, the default setting is for information to be visible. Therefore, the operating conditions are described in terms of exceptions to the rule; i.e. the circumstances under which data is non-transparent. My approach focuses on three aspects of non-transparency. The first is … “Anonymity, opacity and zones”

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The transparency paradigm

The transparency paradigm Phuah Eng Chye (28 March 2020) The gap between the ideals of privacy regulation and the operating realities of an information society is growing wider. The pace of information accumulation is accelerating and undermining the relevance of a privacy paradigm. Recent studies[1] indicate that (1) the ability to protect privacy diminishes as … “The transparency paradigm”

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Features of transparency

Features of transparency Phuah Eng Chye (14 March 2020) The destination to an information society can only be reached by following the path of transparency. In this regard, economic advancement has always been accompanied by rising levels of transparency. But as societies became more transparent, the harms from transparency becomes more evident. In recent years, … “Features of transparency”

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