Follow

“Transparency has little value without choice.” – Laura Kalbag

Read @laura’s thoughts in this openDemocracy article titled “Designing data transparency – ideas from the community”

opendemocracy.net/en/digitalib

· · Web · 2 · 8 · 13

@aral @laura a very nice contribution to the piece, Laura.

Ironic, though, to see the number of trackers in that OpenDemocracy page. Count stands at 11 :)

@humanetech @aral I spoke to them about this. Apparently they’re working on it…

@aral @laura Yes, great stuff - web personalisation gaslights *everyone* because none of us know what anyone else is seeing. The same site/page/url/news-story and we could be seeing entirely different things on screen.

Personal data must be personally controlled - permission given (or refused) to aggregators for a time to present it for others to conveniently access when it suits us.

Myspace returns, but with everyones site hosted on their pine phone. lol!

Sign in to participate in the conversation
Aral’s Mastodon

The social network of the future: No ads, no corporate surveillance, ethical design, and decentralization! Own your data with Mastodon!