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MIT Sloan Management Review Highlights "Big Data for All" Scholarship

In a post for the MIT Sloan Management Review, Renee Boucher Ferguson considers the privacy costs involved with the use of data analytics to transform customer service.  The capability of projects such as IBM’s Watson to “to determine consumer wants and desires, even (sometimes!) before customers themselves do so” requires a new approach to privacy, […]


Techworld: Our Internet Privacy is at risk – but not dead (yet)

With this year declared, “The Year of Privacy on Steroids” companies, policy makers and professional experts alike agree that privacy is essential but the real conversation on the matter is, where is the sliver lining? Future of Privacy Forum’s own, Jules Polonetsky, shared his own professional expertise on the topic specifically when it comes to companies tracking […]


1/28/2013 – FTC Announces Data Privacy Settlement – Politico

Jules Polonetsky joined a number of other privacy advocates and officials from leading technology firms on a panel as part of Data Privacy Day. The keynote speaker and FTC Commissioner, Maureen Ohlhausen addressed the audience at The George Washington University and was expected to touch on a number of privacy related topics. To read more […]