From #dataleaks to #consentdata
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From #dataleaks to #consentdata

beginning the journey toward a data-centric society

About the Book

ConnectingTheDots series, vol. 05

This mini-book is focused on moving toward a data-centric society.

Since we started using smartphones and, through them, services on the cloud, we got used to data leaks- or: disclosure without our explicit consent.

About the Author

Roberto Lofaro
Roberto Lofaro

change, with and without technology

Table of Contents

  • "Connecting the Dots" series ... I
  • Foreword and Warning ... V
  • 1 Why #CONSENTDATA ... 1
    • Introduction ... 8
    • Of trends and facts ... 12
    • Components and their stakeholders ... 19
    • From 1920s "propaganda" to mass-manipulation ... 41
    • Data exchanges in a wormhole society ... 46
    • A different concept of market ... 53
    • Need for a new trust infrastructure ... 57
    • Why blockchain isn't a cure-it-all ... 63
    • A Far West in the cloud: where is what? ... 66
    • Is centralization of access really the future? ... 68
    • Individuals in a data-centric society ... 76
    • The changing concept of infrastructure ... 77
    • Lowering complexity of continuous integration ... 78
    • Edge computing as a citizens' right ... 79
    • Judge and be judged ... 80
    • Toward social governance ... 81
    • Swarming toward a data-centric society ... 82
    • The end of the beginning ... 83

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