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Social

The Decentralists – Hot Topix: Facebook Loses Face…Again

Should we keep trusting Facebook with our personal information or are we—to paraphrase 19-year-old Mark Zuckerberg, “dumb f*cks” for placing faith in the social network

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Technology

The Decentralists – Hot Topix: Data Breach Mayhem

With data breaches on the rise, it’s time to stop trusting our data with cloud providers. It’s time to Decentralize. 

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Decentralization

The Decentralists – Decentralization Education Episode 1: What is Decentralization?

Not everybody has deep technical knowledge on this topic, so we figured, “Why not explain it? It makes life easier when you don’t have to research it on your own.”

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Blog

The Decentralists – Hot Topix: A Hostage Situation

How do hackers turn our own data against us? What can we do about it?

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Social

The Decentralists – Hot Topix: Under the Influence

On this episode we talk about Identity and Influence online.

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Decentralisation

Decentralised Trust for the Digital Economy

Authored by Dr. Geoffrey Goodell, University College London We propose a research initiative to explore and evaluate end-user technology, infrastructure, busi- ness imperatives, and regulatory policy to support the privacy,…

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Technology

The Smartphone Conspiracy

What’s the first thing you do when you wake up? There’s a good chance you check your smartphone. They are with us from the moment we get up until we…

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Blog

The Internet: Free Access Comes At A Price

When you ‘log-in’ to an app or site you are exchanging your data and identity for the use of that service—while the app may be “free” it most certainly comes at a price.

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