Is Europe closing in on an antitrust fix for surveillance technologists?

The German Federal Cartel Office’s decision to order Facebook to change how it processes users’ personal data this week is a sign the antitrust tide could at last be turning against platform power. One European Commission source we spoke to, who was commenting in a personal capacity, described it as “clearly pioneering” and “a big deal”,… Continue Reading Is Europe closing in on an antitrust fix for surveillance technologists?

Attention Students and Entrepreneurs: Here’s Why The Social Sciences are More Important Than Ever

Sasha Freemind@sashafreemind, Unsplash.com Somewhere between Summer and Fall, I spent an unforgettable moment with Andrea Koppel. The good news is that we recorded our conversation. If the surname sounds familiar, it’s because Andrea is the daughter of iconic broadcast journalist and host of Nightline Ted Koppel. Andrea is a force of her own however. Among… Continue Reading Attention Students and Entrepreneurs: Here’s Why The Social Sciences are More Important Than Ever