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Introduction


Information technology has been associated with most aspects of today’s society. Most significant areas of most people’s lives in developed countries and increasingly in developing countries have a presence of information technology. This blog exists to better understand the implications … Continue reading

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Interview with Ann Cavoukian, Information and Privacy Commissioner, Province of Ontario


Interview with Ann Cavoukian, Information and Privacy Commissioner, Province of Ontario. The discussion focused on the definition of privacy, how the internet is impacting privacy, privacy in people’s lives and whether privacy is dead. Ann’s concept of Privacy by Design … Continue reading

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Information Technology and Privacy – 2014 Update


Since this blog began in 2011, Online Privacy and the issues associated with it have continued to evolve at a rapid pace. This post reports on issues that have emerged in the past year and the responses to them Jack … Continue reading

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Information Technology and Privacy – 2013 Update


The original post on Information Technology and Privacy was published in 2011. That post discussed a number of areas of privacy including consumer privacy, social media and privacy, national security, legislation and law enforcement and also looked particularly at Facebook, Google … Continue reading

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Information Technology and Privacy 2012 Update


I have left the posting on Information Technology and Privacy from 2011 intact and am posting here additional content for 2012. This appears in the following areas. The above video illustrates the continuing complacency about privacy amongst many internet users. … Continue reading

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Week 6: Information Technology and Privacy


Surveillance and information gathering has reached worrying magnitudes for many in the internet enabled world. This week we will consider the following questions about information technology and privacy: 1. What is privacy today? 2. What is the current internet privacy position? … Continue reading

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