Notes from the IAPP, July 30, 2021

(Jul 30, 2021) Greetings from Newfields, New Hampshire! I've reached a breaking point regarding people implying the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability ... Read More

Bolster your reading list with these privacy-themed books

(Jul 2, 2021) If you are a regular patron of the internet, you have surely seen your fair share of "summer reading list" articles. And why wouldn't you? Reading a book on ... Read More

Bolster your reading list with these privacy-themed books

(Jun 22, 2021) If you are a regular patron of the internet, you have surely seen your fair share of "summer reading list" articles. And why wouldn't you? Reading a book on ... Read More

Could data be the new oil of storytelling?

(Jun 22, 2021) I have never subscribed to the idea that animated movies are only meant for children. It's easy to write them off as nothing more than an extended cartoon me... Read More

A moment of privacy and humanity on the soccer pitch

(Jun 15, 2021) After a year's delay because of the COVID-19 pandemic, soccer fans around the world — especially Europe — rejoiced last weekend as the Read More

A glimpse of privacy and humanity on the soccer pitch

(Jun 15, 2021) After a year's delay because of the COVID-19 pandemic, soccer fans around the world rejoiced last weekend when the UEFA Euro 2020s kicked off. For fans of th... Read More

With privacy themes and video games, it's far from 'game over'

(May 25, 2021) The first video game I ever played was "Sonic Spinball" ... Read More

Will contact tracing and vaccine passports be storytelling launchpads? Time will tell

(Apr 27, 2021) I recently received my second COVID-19 vaccination in an abandoned Sears building attached to a local mall. After the jab, I sat in a chair for the allotted ... Read More

New show adds DNA to the matchmaking business

(Apr 9, 2021) DNA has been a staple of cop shows for decades, but now, a new Netflix show has taken DNA into a different realm — the arena of genealogy testing. “The One” ... Read More

Privacy is not dead; it's powerful

(Mar 23, 2021) For decades, people have proclaimed a now-common refrain that "privacy is dead." So get on with it, they say.  You probably know some of the most fam... Read More