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Are Privacy Advocates the Don Quixotes of the Digital Age?

Your personal information is under a privacy assault every day, from yourself.  I have long-held that most people would give up a treasure trove of information if they got something valuable in return.  The key is what is that value.  … Continue reading

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Big Data, Big Brother – Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off?

One of the cornerstones of an effective SoLoMo implementation is relevance to the individual consumer, and one way to get this is through the use of data analytics (particularly big data).  A part of this may be location relevance (don’t … Continue reading

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Put Privacy Truly First – Design It In From The Beginning, or Else!

If you are fearful about the pitfalls that privacy missteps can bring to your brand, you need to start at the beginning and bake it in to everything you do.  The more time you spend up front designing privacy into … Continue reading

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Data Privacy – The User Rules, or They Should

How often do you revisit and audit your privacy practices regarding collection and use of user information.  Earlier this year we had a big kerfuffle over government practices and platforms turning over information to them.  While maybe not topical to … Continue reading

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Making Privacy Transparency Work For You

It seems like privacy issues have been front of mind way too much lately.  Today will be no different.  But let’s look at it a little differently.  Do user’s appreciate data transparency or is it a case of information overload.  … Continue reading

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Shopper Tracking – Should You Opt-Out? Can You?

Everyday location privacy is getting harder and hard to control for consumers, and trends in consumer behavior analysis are making it even harder.  I talked about this back in July when I wrote about store Wi-Fi tracking.  Today I am … Continue reading

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Privacy Still Matters – It Really Does

It seems there are a few camps with regards to privacy out there.  There is one camp that just throws up its hands and says privacy is dead, just get over it.  There are also others that fight for every … Continue reading

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