Data Privacy: Now Comes the Hard Part (Digitally Cognizant Blog)


Our personal data has become currency in the ever expanding digital economy. This shift has become most apparent among tech companies whose business models pivot around the monetization of customer data. The ensuing uproar over the use and abuse of personal data has academics, industry leaders, politicians, the media and policy experts calling for a spectrum of changes, ranging from more transparency and accountability to an outright breakup of Big Tech platform companies.