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Umberto Bacchi

Personal? Private? No such thing in data-hungry world

5:34pm GMT

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Personal data reveals a slew of secrets about friends and family so regulators should stop fixating on individual privacy and safeguard society instead, data experts said on Thursday.

Personal? Private? No such thing in data-hungry world

5:26pm GMT

LONDON, Nov 14 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Personal data reveals a slew of secrets about friends and family so regulators should stop fixating on individual privacy and safeguard society instead, data experts said on Thursday.

Should people be paid for sharing their personal data online?

2:31am GMT

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - From tagging photos on Facebook to driving with Google Maps, people should join forces in "data unions" to demand payment for letting online tools collect their data, according to an economist advocating for radical reforms to improve society.

Should people be paid for sharing their personal data online?

2:00am GMT

LONDON, Nov 14 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - From tagging photos on Facebook to driving with Google Maps, people should join forces in "data unions" to demand payment for letting online tools collect their data, according to an economist advocating for radical reforms to improve society.

Be more transparent about algorithms, Berners-Lee tells tech giants

12 Nov 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Tech companies should be more transparent about how computer algorithms make decisions that affect people's lives, the inventor of the World Wide Web Tim Berners-Lee said on Tuesday.

Be more transparent about algorithms, Berners-Lee tells tech giants

12 Nov 2019

LONDON, Nov 12 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Tech companies should be more transparent about how computer algorithms make decisions that affect people's lives, the inventor of the World Wide Web Tim Berners-Lee said on Tuesday.

Factbox: Apple Card and six other tech tools accused of gender bias

11 Nov 2019

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - From recruitment software that favors male applicants to facial recognition technology that fails to recognize transgender people, a growing number of artificial intelligence (AI) programmes have been accused of holding human gender bias.

Georgian police arrest more than 25 in clashes at gay movie premiere

09 Nov 2019

TBILISI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Police in Georgia said on Saturday they had arrested more than 25 people after ultra-nationalist protesters attempting to derail the premiere of an award-winning movie about gay love clashed with security forces.

Georgian protesters clash with police at gay movie premiere

08 Nov 2019

TBILISI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Ultra-nationalist protesters in Georgia clashed with police on Friday as they attempted to derail the premiere of a critically acclaimed movie about gay love in the capital, Tbilisi.

Georgian protesters clash with police at gay movie premiere

08 Nov 2019

TBILISI, Nov 8 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - U ltra-nationalist protesters in Georgia clashed with police on Friday as they attempted to derail the premiere of a critically acclaimed movie about gay love in the capital, Tbilisi.

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