ENTRIES TAGGED "consumer data"
Local retail revival won't hinge on online-style consumer data intrusion; it will require getting back to basics.
Retailers tracking Wi-Fi, Payleven's new funding round, Square's success, and NFC's real role in mobile commerce.
Holiday online and mobile spending, paying with your fingerprint, and creepy mannequins are watching you shop.
"Choice engines" are helping consumers make smarter decisions through personal and government data.
Smart disclosure is when a company or government agency provides consumers with periodic access to personal data in an open format. Citizens can put their own data assets to work in making better choices about finance, healthcare, travel, energy, education, real estate and more.
Ed Felten has launched a new blog to explain tech to citizens and engage the technology community.
The FTC's consumer privacy report recommends Congress pass a strong consumer privacy law that provides rules of the road for entities that deal with sensitive data. FTC technologist Ed Felten offered common sense privacy guidance for startups and entrepreneurs.