Dutch student sells personal data for 350 euros

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014
A Dutch student has decided to put his whole personal data, or what he calls “data soul,” in an auction. The decision has raised questions on the future of personal information, especially our own. Last April 12, Shawn Buckles sold is “data soul,” which includes is location records, medical records, personal calendar, all his emails, and every data from his social media communications. He

Google Settles Buzz Lawsuit

Monday, September 6th, 2010
Google’s initial attempt in creating a social media site has not been going that smoothly. Its Google Buzz has been going through quite a lot of negative reactions among online users. The main problem, just like most other popular social media sites such as Facebook, lies in the way user privacy may have been neglected. Just after Google Buzz debuted in February of this year, it has been met with criticism r